The ankle is made up of several important and complex structures. The unique anatomy of the ankle makes it a very stable joint. The muscles, tendons and ligaments that support the ankle work together to allow a person to walk with a smooth and effortless gait. Conditions that disturb normal ankle function can make it difficult to walk without pain or problems.
This guide will help you understand:
- The anatomy of the ankle
- How all the parts of the ankle work together