Most Americans experience foot pain and other foot issues at some point during their lives, including torn ligaments and Achilles tendon ruptures. In this Mayo Clinic Talks podcast, internist Dr. Darryl Chutka talks to orthopedist and sports medicine physician Dr. Daniel Ryssman, who takes a deep dive into some of the most common foot problems.
Dr. Ryssman explains how doctors evaluate and treat ankle sprains and Achilles tendon ruptures. He also discusses plantar fasciitis, bunions and metatarsalgia, providing tips on what you can do at home for these foot problems.
This podcast originally appeared on Mayo Clinic Talks.
Daniel Ryssman, M.D.
Dr. Ryssman is an expert in sports medicine in Rochester, MN, specializing in diagnosing and treating sports and recreational injuries.