Tahir Öğüt Professor of Orthopedics and Traumatology | Doctor of Flat Feet

Causes of Flat Foot

Anatomy of the Foot

There are 26 bones and 57 joints in the foot. It consists of 3 anatomical and functional areas called front, middle and back foot.flat foot causesFlat foot is flexible type in many children and improves over time. A differential diagnosis may be required by a orthopaedic specialist. The flat foot as a result of short Achilles tendon, stiffness of the lateral muscles of the foot and curving between the foot bones require treatment.

Flat Foot’s Symptoms

  • Painful pain in the feet
  • Problem with the bones and muscles
  • Flat foot can cause many feet and ankle problems