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Ankle Exam

Ankle Dorsiflexion

January 1st, 2017


  • How to Assess

  • Ask the patient to push their foot upwardly, or push their toes toward their head.
  • Muscles Involved

  • Tibialis anterior, extensor digitorum longus, extensor hallucis longus.
  • Normal Range of Motion

  • Active - 20°
  • Passive - 22°
  • Myotome

  • L4Deep peroneal nerve
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