Human Movement Science & Functional Anatomy of the:

Gluteus Medius

by Brent Brookbush MS, PES, CES, CSCS, ACSM H/FS [caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="254"] (c) Primal Pictures[/caption] Origin: External surface of the ilium between the iliac crest and the posterior gluteal line dorsally, and the anterior gluteal line ventrally and gluteal aponeurosis just lateral to the gluteus maximus (11). Insertion: Oblique ridge on the lateral surface of the greater trochanter of the femur (11).