Unfortunately, it’s also very dangerous. Small irritations can turn into major problems, hampering your ability to participate in a sport and even your class work if they lead to an injury that requires a long recovery. Injuries and chronic conditions can strike anyone, but especially the most active. Foot & Ankle Surgical Associates, we take special care of student athletes and empower them to take care of themselves so that they remain active and competitive.
Whether your sport is football, baseball, cheerleading, wrestling, bowling or any other, injuries can happen, and the pressure and repetition of most of these activities can lead to chronic conditions. You want a podiatrist who understands athletes and is dedicated to getting them back on the field
Common injuries and ailments for student athletes:
● Foot & ankle breaks or sprains
●Fungal Nails or trauma to the nail
Postponing your treatment can result in greater harm down the road, while being properly diagnosed and expertly treated can set you up for a lifetime of exercise, competition, and fun.
If you or your child have suffered a foot injury or have been neglecting an ache or pain, please come in and see the dedicated staff at the Foot & Ankle Surgical Associates. We have all the tools to keep your child in the game & enjoying the things that they love.