Traske Muir, MD

Dr. Traske Muir is a fellowship-trained and board-certified lower extremity orthopedic surgeon. He specializes in treatment of injuries and arthritis of the knee, ankle and foot. He and his family have recently moved to Utah from Washington State.

Dr. Muir received an undergraduate degree in Linguistics at Brigham Young University, followed by his medical degree from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. After completing medical school, Dr. Muir completed a general surgery internship at the Oregon Health Sciences University in Portland, followed by a residency in orthopedic surgery and rehabilitation at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. He then completed a Fellowship in orthopaedic foot and ankle surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Phoenix.

He is an active Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society.

Dr. Muir has done extensive research on Achilles tendinopathy and orthopaedic injury associated with ATV crashes. Dr. Muir is married with five children. He grew up in Juneau, Alaska, and enjoys mountain biking.

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Treating Chronic Heel Pain in Runners

Heel pain can quickly sideline runners, from professional athletes to weekend warriors. Although the cause of this discomfort can often be attributed to plantar fasciitis, other bone or soft tissue injury may be to blame.

If you put off seeing an orthopedic foot specialist or sports medicine physician, the condition can worsen. As a result, you could be sidelined for wee...
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