Austin Foot & Ankle Sports Injury Blogs

Read the Austin Foot & Ankle Specialists' blog to learn more about sports injuries in the feet and ankles, including common conditions, treatment options, and even things you can do at home to prevent or relieve discomfort.

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  • Baseball Injuries Learn about some of the more common baseball injuries—along with some valuable prevention measures you can take—from the team at Austin Foot and Ankle Specialists. Since it’s virtually impossible to remove all injury risk, be sure to contact Austin’s leading podiatric experts if you (or a loved one) need professional diagnosis and treatment.
  • The Austin Marathon – Run It Next Year (If You Haven’t Been Training)! Don’t pull a “Barney Stinson” and attempt to run the Austin Marathon without training first! Instead, lower your injury risk by following these smart running tips from the team at Austin Foot and Ankle Specialists.
  • Top 5 Cringe-Worthy Sports Injuries from the Past 20 Years Professional athletes may receive large sums of money to play their favorite sports, but there are still downsides to these occupations as well – including significant injury risk. Austin Foot and Ankle Specialists look at some of the more cringe-worthy sports injuries.
  • Your Ultimate Running Playlist The popularity of running in Austin is undisputed, so the leaders in podiatric care—Austin Foot and Ankle Specialists—have compiled the ultimate running playlist.
  • Best Places to Walk in Austin Austin Foot and Ankle Specialists promotes physical exercise. Walking is especially beneficial, so here are the best places to go for a walk in Austin.
  • Common Kids’ Sports Injuries Children aren’t always the most forthcoming about admitting they’re hurt. As such, you need to keep your eye out for common kids’ sports injuries!
  • How Orthotics Improve Athletic Performance Can custom orthotics really improve athletic performance? You bet! Austin Foot and Ankle Specialists explains how orthotics help you perform your best.
  • Proper Warm Up is Key One easy way to prevent injuries is to warm up prior to activities. Austin Foot and Ankle Specialists tells how to prepare properly.
  • Transitioning from Treadmill to Trails Many people train on a treadmill, then realize outdoor running is totally different! Austin Foot and Ankle Specialists shares tips to make the transition.
  • Should You Apply Ice or Heat to an Injury? Austin Foot and Ankle Specialists ends the confusion over whether you should apply ice or heat to an injury.