Ask The Surgeon

Surgeons Discuss Foot & Ankle Pain

Whether it's from running, skating, skiing the foot and ankle take the brunt of the load. Listen to an orthopedic surgeon talk about foot and ankle pain.

Achilles Tendon Problems

Doug Nowak, MD, and Jeff Mason, MD discuss achilles tendon conditions like ruptures, partial tears, tendonitis and what to do.

Achilles Tendon Problems

Ankle Injuries

Howard Barker, MD brings his expertise to the table when he elaborates on the mechanics of ankle sprains and ways to treat this condition.

Ankle Sprains and other Injuries

Bunions

Listen to Howard Barker, MD to find out more about prevention and treatment of bunions.

Bunions

Lisfranc Fracture

Lisfranc injuries can be utterly devastating. A patient with this painful injury will need to be treated and taken care of for a relatively pretty long time, possibly twelve weeks or more in a boot.

Plantar Fasciitis

Are your feet sore in the morning? Listen to Howard Barker, MD as he explains the foot condition Plantar Fasciitis.

Plantar Fasciitis

Sports Injuries

Doctor Jeff Mason is on the orthopedic hotseat for an hour-long Ask The Surgeon episode as he talks sports injuries.

Sports Injury

Stress Fractures in Runners

We see stress fractures in runners for long distance running because of the miles put in. Doctor Mason explains what a stress fracture is.

Stress Fractures in Runners

Types Of Ankle Fractures

In this segment of Ask The Surgeon, Dr Mason talks about ankle fractures and how impressed he is with the ankle joint and the tremendous amount of force it withstands over time versus its size.

Ankle Fractures