Your foot and ankle play a big role when performing your daily routines. They allow you to get out of bed in the morning, drive to work, and they take you from one place to another. Sadly, most people neglect foot and ankle health until they start getting hurt. The most common reasons why people experience foot and ankle injuries is because of shoe styles, engaging in high intensity sports and exercise. According to American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 75% of Americans will experience foot and ankle problems of different levels of severity at one point in their lifetime.
Orthopedics in Boca Raton shares the 5 most common foot and ankle conditions along with their symptoms and treatment options: