AOFAS Hosts Hybrid-Style Annual Meeting
September 30, 2021 13:05 ET | American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS)
Rosemont, Ill., Sept. 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Almost 640 foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeons and advanced health practitioners along with 750 industry exhibitors attended the Annual Meeting of...
Christopher W. DiGiovanni, MD, Installed as AOFAS® President
September 24, 2021 15:46 ET | American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS)
Rosemont, Ill., Sept. 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeon, Christopher W. DiGiovanni, MD, has been named president of the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society®...
Ankle Sprains While Running: Symptoms and Treatment
August 19, 2021 14:41 ET | American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS)
Rosemont, Ill., Aug. 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- An ankle sprain is a very common injury; more than 25,000 people sprain their ankle each day. You can sprain your ankle playing sports or walking on...
The Impact of Achilles Tendon Ruptures on Professional Athletes’ Careers
July 13, 2021 14:40 ET | American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS)
Rosemont, Ill., July 13, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- According to the results of a recent study published in Foot & Ankle International (FAI), professional athletes who experienced Achilles tendon...
I Have Ankle Arthritis – Now What? Rosemont, Ill., May 27, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- May is National Arthritis Awareness Month, a time to bring attention to a disease that affects one in four adults in the United States. Arthritis can...
3 Tips to Avoid Foot and Ankle Injuries This Spring
April 29, 2021 16:43 ET | American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS)
Rosemont, Ill., April 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- April is Foot Health Awareness Month, and also a month when activity levels tend to increase as summer approaches. Foot and ankle orthopaedic...
AOFAS Honors Two Female Orthopaedic Leaders
April 01, 2021 17:06 ET | American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS)
Rosemont, Ill., April 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society® (AOFAS), is proud to...
AOFAS Awards Five Grants to Fund Foot and Ankle Orthopaedic Research
March 24, 2021 17:05 ET | American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS)
Rosemont, Ill., March 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS) awarded its annual research grants to five promising foot and ankle research projects....
AOFAS Releases New Podcast for Healthcare Professionals
February 03, 2021 11:48 ET | American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS)
Rosemont, Ill., Feb. 03, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS) recently launched Orthopod-cast, a new series featuring interviews with leaders in foot...
5 Ways to Prevent Foot and Ankle Injuries at Home
December 18, 2020 14:37 ET | American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS)
Rosemont, Ill., Dec. 18, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeons report a spike in injuries as many people resort to at-home exercises....