Tibialis Posterior


Summary

Location:Deep in the calf, on the inner side of the lower leg, running from the knee to the foot.

Information

Group:Ankle and Foot
Subgroup:Tibialis
Side(s) of body:Back
Function/Action:Ankle Inverter, Ankle Plantarflexor

Details

Joint:Ankle
Bone:Tibia
Origin:Interosseous membrane and posterior tibia.
Insertion:Tuberosity of the navicular bone, cuneiforms, and bases of second to fourth metatarsals.