The anatomy of the foot is incredibly complex. This introduction to the anatomy of the foot and ankle will be very general and highlight the most relevant structures. The ankle joint or tibiotalar joint is formed where the top of the talus (the uppermost bone in the foot) and the tibia (shin bone) and fibula meet.
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The foot is a firm platform that support the weight of the body. It is made up of many bones including the tarsal bones, the metatarsal bones, and the phalanges (described in more detail below). Many of the bones, particularly of the midfoot, are solidly reinforced with very sturdy ligaments which limit motion.