Common Arizona Foot Injuries: The Achilles Tendon Rupture

Foot Injuries: The Achilles Tendon Rupture The Achilles tendon rupture is one of the most dreaded foot injuries around. Most commonly occurring to people who play recreational sports, the Achilles Tendon can rupture and cause a lot of pain in the lower part of the leg and ankle. This tendon connects the muscles in the […]

published at Friday, March 29th, 2013


Dr. John W. Cory MD – His Story

Very few people know, as a child, what they want to do for the rest of their life, but I did. I grew up with medical students running through our home on a regular basis. My dad was a professor at two different medical schools and he really believed in what he did and so […]

published at Tuesday, March 19th, 2013


How to Treat an Achilles Tendon Rupture

The Achilles tendon rupture is one of the worst injuries one can sustain. The tendon is torn or ruptured usually when performing a quick intense movement. It is almost always accompanied by a snapping or popping noise and severe pain. If the tendon is torn it is usually very hard to walk properly, if at […]

published at Wednesday, February 20th, 2013


Top 3 Spring Sports Injuries

Arizona high school spring sport season is upon us. At this point most teams have reached final cuts and are preparing for their first official matches, meets, and games. With the warmer weather coming soon, athletes will soon be trying to cope with extreme heat on top of all of their other possible sports injuries. […]

published at Wednesday, February 13th, 2013


About Arizona Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Center

published at Monday, December 10th, 2012