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Muscles that move the Ankle, Foot, and Toes

Muscles that move the ankle foot and toes.
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Tibialis Anterior
Dorsiflexion, Inversion of the Foot.
Peroneus Tertius
Dorsiflexion, Eversion of the Foot.
Extensor Digitorum Longus
Dorsiflexion, Eversion of the Foot & Extends Toes.
Extensor Hallicus Longus
Dorsiflexion, Eversion of the Foot & Extends the Great Toe.
Gastrocnemius
Aids in Pushing Body Forward in a Walking or Running Motion.
Flexes Leg at Knee.
Soleus
Works with Gastrocnemius.
Flexor Digitorium Longus
Same as Gastrocnemius, Also Extends the Four Lateral Toes.
Plantaris
Dorsiflexion of the Foot.
Can Rapture by Sudden Dorsiflexion of the Foot Caused by Running or Jumping (VERY Painful!)
Tibialis Posterior
Assists With Inversion & Plantor Flexion of Foot.
Peroneus Longus
Eversion & Assists in Plantor Flexion, Helps Support Arch of Foot.