Dr. Selene Parekh give his “ortho-pinion” on the accessory navicular.
Dr. Parekh gives his “Ortho-pinion” to ANationInMotion.org, a campaign created by The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) to showcase the value of orthopaedic care through the inspiring life stories of the millions of patients cared for by orthopaedic surgeons.
Excerpt from “The Accessory Navicular – ‘I have an extra bone?'”
Over the years, I have had a number of patients who come in with complaints of pain in the inner center part of their arch. Typically, these patients tend to be athletic, however not all are. Oftentimes, these patients have a bump in this inner center arch area. What is this bump and why is it painful?
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