Flexor Digitorum Profundis

Flexor Digitorum Profundus

Origin: Anterior medial surface of proximal ulna

Insertion: Distal phalanx of each finger

Action: Flexes the distal inter-phalangeal joints

Note: one difference with the superficialis is that the insertion is at the DISTAL phalanges

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