Flexor Digitorum Longus Muscle - Attachments, Actions & Innervation
Tibialis Posterior Muscle – Attachments, Actions & Innervation
The tibialis posterior muscle is a muscle located in the deep posterior compartment of the leg.
Attachments of Tibialis Posterior Muscle: Origin & Insertion
Insertion: (distal attachments):
Navicular tuberosity, cuneiforms, cuboid, 2-4 metatarsals, and sustentaculum tali of calcaneus.
Use these interactive muscles of the leg quizzes and labelling exercises to learn faster and more efficiently.
Actions of Tibialis Posterior Muscle on the foot:
a. Inverts foot.
b. Plantar flexes foot.
Nerve to Muscle and its Spinal Segment:
Tibial nerve (L5, S1).
Muscles That Act On Foot & Ankle (From Post. Leg Comp.)