AOFAS and the Arthritis Foundation Launch Grants Program to Fuel Ankle Arthritis Research
January 27, 2023 10:13 ET | American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS)
Rosemont, Ill., Jan. 27, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society® (AOFAS) and the Arthritis Foundation (AF) announced the opening of the first-ever AF/AOFAS Ankle...
Jacob R. Zide, MD with Local Surgeon and Patient
Foot and Ankle Orthopaedic Surgeons Change Lives in Kenya
December 15, 2022 13:19 ET | American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS)
Rosemont, Ill., Dec. 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- After a three-year hiatus due to COVID-19 and the restrictions surrounding it, volunteers from American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS)...
What Is a Jones Fracture?
November 29, 2022 17:37 ET | American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS)
Rosemont, Ill., Nov. 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A Jones fracture is a break at the base of the fifth metatarsal, the bone on the outer side of the foot. Though it is a common injury for anyone,...
AOFAS Annual Meeting 2022: Orthopaedic Research and Innovation in a Unique City
September 26, 2022 17:08 ET | American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS)
Rosemont, Ill., Sept. 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- More than 900 foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeons, advanced health practitioners, orthopaedic residents, and medical students attended the American...
Peter G. Mangone, MD
Peter G. Mangone, MD, Named Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Foundation President
September 22, 2022 14:51 ET | American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS)
Rosemont, Ill., Sept. 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeon, Peter G. Mangone, MD, has been named president of the Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Foundation, the...
Bryan D. Den Hartog, MD
Bryan D. Den Hartog, MD, Installed as AOFAS® President
September 16, 2022 17:18 ET | American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS)
Rosemont, Ill., Sept. 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeon Bryan D. Den Hartog, MD, has been named president of American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society® (AOFAS), the...
3 Most Common Foot and Ankle Injuries in Football
September 08, 2022 16:57 ET | American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS)
Rosemont, Ill., Sept. 08, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Football is one of the most popular sports in the United States, but the high speed and impact can put players at risk for foot and ankle injuries....
Successful Treatment for Large Osteochondral Lesions of the Talus
July 11, 2022 14:03 ET | American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS)
Rosemont, Ill., July 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- According to a new study published in Foot & Ankle International (FAI), patients suffering from large Osteochondral Lesions of the Talus (OLTs)...
Summer Activity
Jump into Summer Free from Foot Pain
June 07, 2022 11:36 ET | American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS)
Rosemont, Ill., June 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Summer is almost here and many people are taking advantage of the warmer weather and participating in outdoor activities. According to foot and...
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Ankle Fusion or Ankle Replacement?
April 14, 2022 11:39 ET | American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS)
Rosemont, Ill., April 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- When the swelling, stiffness, and pain of ankle arthritis make it hard to walk or even stand, it may be time to consider ankle fusion or ankle...