Our podiatrists blog about the various ways you can break a bone in your foot or ankle or suffer a stress fracture due to overuse or improper footwear. Follow our blog to help in your injury recovery or to help you prevent an injury down the road.

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  • Broken Toe | New Jersey Podiatrist Breaking or fracturing your toe is a very common injury that can be caused as easily as dropping something heavy on your foot or stubbing your toe.
  • Stress Fractures of the Foot Stress fractures of the foot are becoming more common in runners, especially first-time marathoners, according to Robert Warkala, DPM.
  • Winter Falls Can Cause Broken Ankles For many, winter is fall season and Icy conditions cause falls and broken ankles.  With the hectic pace of the holidays, serious injuries from ice-related falls inevitably occur. Dr. Frank Oware says falls on icy surfaces are a major cause of ankle sprains and fractures, and it’s critical to seek prompt treatment to prevent further damage …
  • What Is a Jones Fracture? A Jones fracture is a fracture of the 5th metatarsal bone of the foot and this area of bone is notorious for being difficult to heal.