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The Ankle

Your foot has 26 bones and 33 joints, and your ankle joint has three bones. Throughout both your foot and ankle, you have numerous ligaments, tendons, nerves and muscles. This means there are many opportunities for something to go wrong and cause a health issue. 

Common Foot and Ankle Conditions

Following are some of the more common issues we treat at Dignity Health:

  • achilles tendon problems
  • ankle sprains and fractures
  • arthritis
  • corns and bunions
  • foot fractures
  • hammertoes
  • heel pain and spurs
  • nerve problems, including Morton’s neuroma
  • plantar fasciitis

Our orthopedic team specializes in treating a range of foot and ankle conditions and injuries. Your treatment will depend on your specific problem and medical history.

Learn More

Please call us at (415) 221-0665 to schedule an appointment or for more information. To find an orthopedic surgeon, use our online feature, Find a Doctor tool.