For a lot of people, dealing with ankle problems and treatments in Lake Stevens can be difficult if they do not have a professional to consult. Ankle pain can often be due to some sort of ankle sprain, which should be addressed as soon as possible so that you can receive the proper level of care. No matter what type of ankle problem you may have, you can rest assured in knowing that Mill Creek Foot and Ankle Clinic will be able to help you every step of the way.
After an ankle becomes sprained, it can actually take several of weeks or months to heal fully. For most people, an ankle that has been injured on this level will be a lot less stable and weaker than the other ankle that is not injured. When this is the case, our team at Mill Creek Foot and Ankle Clinic will be happy to help you develop a proper recovery plan that will even work to prevent the issue in the future.
Some of the issues that we will be able to treat that lead to ankle pain include, but are not limited to:
- Osteochondral defects of cartilage chip fractures
- Traction neuritis that comes from the overlying sensory nerves
- Ankle join instability issues such as looseness
- Systemic arthritis, which includes gout, rheumatoid arthritis and more
- Partial tear of the tendons
- Formation of bone spurs
Whether you have pain that came on quickly and sharply or you have a dull pain that has been getting worse, we will be happy to help you with a full examination and complete treatment plan. If you are looking for information on ankle problems and treatments in Lake Stevens, call Mill Creek Foot and Ankle Clinic at (425)482-6663 for information.