Tibial Muscles

Tibial Muscles

 

Muscles Origin 

 

 

Insertion Action Palpation
Tibialis Anterior Upper 2/3rds antero lateral surface of tibia Medial side 1st cuneiform.Base 1st Metatarsal Dorsiflex ankle .Inverts the mid tarsal joint.
Tibialis Posterior Middle 1/3rd post surface of the fibula.Interosseous membrane .

Middle1/3rd post surface shaft of the tibia.

Tendon lies in a groove on the posterior side of the medial malleolus.Tendon inserts into bones on the lateral side of the foot. Plantar flexs the ankle.Maintains arches of the foot.

Inverts the mid tarsal joints.

 

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