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  • stability
  • The goal of this surgery is to restore normal stability to the ankle. (aofas.org)
  • In planning a treatment program, a physical therapist or an athletic trainer will focus primarily on increasing the stability of the ankle joint through appropriate muscle strengthening, proprioceptive exercises, agility workouts and, at times, a brace (Kibler et al. (ideafit.com)
  • Effect of peripheral afferent alteration of the lateral ankle ligaments on dynamic stability. (umes.edu)
  • arthroscopic
  • This commonly includes arthroscopic surgery of the ankle joint. (aofas.org)
  • Despite this, I knew there had been great advancements in arthroscopic techniques for instability over the last twenty years in other joints such as the shoulder and the knee, and I felt it was time to start bringing those concepts to the world of foot and ankle surgery. (brbj.com)
  • The arthroscopic management of frozen ankle. (springer.com)
  • Arthroscopic capsular release of the ankle joint. (springer.com)
  • EmergeOrtho
  • These conditions are of particular interest to Dr. Viens, whose expertise from his fellowship has been further enhanced by his subsequent years specializing in Foot and Ankle at EmergeOrtho. (triangleortho.com)
  • Surgical
  • In addition to this article, he has co-authored publications in the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, Foot and Ankle International, Journal of Arthroplasty, and Journal of Surgical Orthopaedic Advances. (triangleortho.com)
  • Three-Dimensional Correction of Complex Ankle Deformities With Computer-Assisted Planning and Patient-Specific Surgical Guides. (uzh.ch)
  • The severity of sprain ranges from a minor injury which resolves in a few days to a major rupture of one or more ligaments requiring surgical fixation and a period of immobilization. (wikipedia.org)
  • complex
  • However, there are no specific descriptions of how these ligaments are connected to each other as part of the same complex. (springer.com)
  • However, when the LFTCL complex is injured, classical ankle instability resulted. (springer.com)
  • However, when the range of motion of the ankle and subtalar joints (talocalcaneal and talocalcaneonavicular) is taken together, the complex functions as a universal joint (see the image below). (medscape.com)
  • bones
  • Other diagnoses, including ankle joint arthritis, may require different surgeries that treat the bones and joints. (aofas.org)
  • The ankle ligaments are identified if possible.They are then tightened using either stitches or anchors that are placed into one the bones of the ankle (the fibula bone). (aofas.org)
  • These are strong band-like structures that keep the bones in your ankle and feet tightly connected. (ahealthyme.com)
  • The bones involved in ankle articulation include the tibia, fibula and talus. (ideafit.com)
  • These two bones are bound together by the ligaments and the interosseous membrane. (ideafit.com)
  • Ligaments are robust band-like structures that tightly connect your ankle bones to the feet. (orthoa.com)
  • orthopaedic
  • As a fellowship trained orthopaedic specialist in foot and ankle surgery, Dr. Mangone began looking into performing this surgery as far back as 2007. (brbj.com)
  • After his residency in orthopaedic surgery at Duke University Medical Center, Dr. Viens pursued a fellowship in orthopaedic surgery of the foot and ankle at The Steadman Clinic and Steadman Philippon Research Institute in Vail, Colorado. (triangleortho.com)