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Ski Boot Widths

  At Eagle-Summit Foot & Ankle, we see people with ski boot problems almost every day, especially during the winter season. Thankfully, the ski boot industry continues to improve their technology and we skiers are fortunate to have better fitting, more...

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Tendinitis in Your Feet

  Tendinitis of the foot and ankle is staggeringly common because of the amount of muscles and tendons acting on the foot and ankle. There are numerous bones and joints in the lower extremity, all of which act like ropes and pulleys by the tendons in the...

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Ski Boot Top Fractures

  One of the worst ski injuries that can occur to the lower extremity is the ski boot top fracture. Historically, these were in the realm of podiatric foot and ankle surgeons, however with advances in ski boot technology and stiffer designs, these often end up...

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Zero Drop Shoes

  Shoes are a complicated subject with a complicated history. The modern running shoe was created by Nike many years ago and was made with a thick, cushioned heel in order to take up the force of our heel strike. The thought was that increased speed could come...

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Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome

  Tarsal tunnel syndrome, like carpal tunnel syndrome in the wrist, is a compression neuropathy commonly seen in the inside of the ankle joint. This is not actually a joint problem, the tibial nerve is compressed as it runs between a thick, broad ligament and the...

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NFL Injuries

  If you are one of the millions of Americans who plays Fantasy Football, you are all too familiar with football injuries. While they don’t directly affect us sitting on the couch on Sunday, we always feel awful for those who get injured for our entertainment. As...

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