Do you have some sort of pain, discomfort or swelling that is building up in one or both of your ankles? What you should know is that there are a number of conditions or injuries that can lead to some sort of ankle problem that will have to be treated with the guidance of a professional. When you work with our podiatrist at Mill Creek Foot and Ankle Clinic, you will be able to learn all about your options in caring for ankle problems and treatments in Renton.
Arthritis, gout, sprains, blood disorders, diabetes, fractures and more can all lead to a variety of ankle problems. If you have noticed that you have soreness in your ankles or that there is significant swelling or the skin is hot to the touch, it is going to be crucial that you make your way to see a professional as soon as possible. Proper care will allow you to hopefully get on with the healing process so that you can feel like yourself once again and have full range of motion in your feet and ankles.
We will be able to work on a fully customized treatment plan that will help you to heal your ankle and make it so that you can walk and move without discomfort. Some of the treatments that we may suggest will include anti-inflammatory medications, pain medication, wrapping the area, icing the area, hands on therapies, aspiration to remove fluid, physical therapy or even surgery in a more involved case.
If you are looking for help with ankle problems and treatments in Renton, call Mill Creek Foot and Ankle Clinic today at (425)482-6663 for information.