Lisfranc injuries

Bryan Vopat, MD, an orthopedic sports medicine physician at The University of Kansas Health System Sports Medicine and Performance Center, explains Lisfranc injuries – an injury to a ligament on the bottom of your foot. While it's a small part of the body, the injury can cause major problems for athletes.

Foot and Ankle

We provide care for the wide spectrum of lower extremity, and foot and ankle conditions and injuries, from very common to very complex. To schedule an appointment, call 913-588-1227 or request your appointment online.

This includes diagnostic, surgery and rehabilitative services across a broad range of conditions:

  • Acute injuries, including sports-related injuries
  • Arthritis and other chronic or degenerative conditions
  • Bunions
  • Congenital disorders
  • Foot deformities

Our surgical team specializes in particularly complex reconstructions and has been recognized as one of the top foot and ankle resources in the region.

Learn about ankle fractures with our three-part video series.

Common procedures

  • Achilles tendon repair
  • Ankle arthroscopy
  • Cartilage restoration procedure
  • Foot and ankle reconstruction
  • Nerve decompression
  • Sports medicine arthroscopy

Common conditions treated

  • Achilles tendinitis
  • Ankle pain, ankle injuries and ankle fractures
  • Bunions
  • Chronic exertional compartment syndrome
  • Complex fractures of foot and ankle
  • Degenerative joint disease
  • Foot pain, foot injuries and foot fractures
  • Hammer toe
  • Joint pain
  • Joint problems
  • Lisfranc injuries
  • Nerve pain, pinched nerve
  • Osteoarthritis/degenerative joint disease
  • Peripheral neuropathy
  • Sports-related injuries to the ankle and foot
  • Sprained ankle
  • Stress fracture
  • Tendinopathy
  • Work-related lower extremity injuries

Our experts

horton-greg-KS23876  Greg Horton, MD
heddings-archie-BWP0000P  Archie Heddings, MD
vopat-bryan-BWP000VZ  Bryan Vopat, MD