We are delighted to welcome our new Foot and Ankle Surgeon Dr Thomas Fisher to sportsmed. Dr Fisher joins our team in November 2021 and is consulting from our Foot and Ankle Clinic at our Stepney Healthcare Hub in Adelaide.
Ankle arthritis is a condition where the cartilage surfaces that line the ankle joint become thin and eventually wear out completely.
Hallux rigidus is the medical term used to describe a painful, stiff big toe. The name means stiff (rigidus) great toe (hallux). The joint affected is the first metatarsophalangeal joint (MTPJ).