Chronic Ankle Instability

Ankle sprains are one of the most common ankle injuries that we see at Kansas City Foot and Ankle and account for most ankle injuries nationwide.  An ankle sprain at its most basic level is a tear in the ligaments of the ankle that help hold the bones of the ankle in place.  These ligaments […]

Kansas City Foot and Ankle and Heel Pain Center of Kansas City Introduce ESWT Technology

For immediate release: (December 13th 2016) Kansas City Foot and Ankle and the Heel Pain Center of Kansas City introduce an innovative, non-invasive technology for the treatment of heel pain, plantar fasciitis and Achilles tendinitis. Dr. Mark Green, founder and CEO of Kansas City Foot and Ankle and the Heel Pain Center of Kansas City, […]

What is Ankle Arthroscopy?

Ankle arthroscopy refers to a surgical procedure used to treat ankle problems. This minimally invasive procedure uses a small camera to examine and magnify the ankle joint and puts them on a video screen for your doctor to evaluate the joint without the large incisions of traditional ankle surgery. The goal of the procedure is […]

Today Show Host Sprains Ankle

In recent weeks, Today Show host Savannah Guthrie, sprained her ankle rushing into work in 3 inch heels.  She is now in a medical boot for four weeks.  An ankle sprain is an injury to one or more ligaments in the ankle.  Ligaments connect bones to one another.  Not to be confused with tendons, that […]