There are some cases where a sprained ankle may not require a visit to your doctor. However, you need to be able to tell whether or not you have a simple sprain or something that is a lot more serious that is wrong with your ankle. When you make an appointment to be seen by Mill Creek Foot and Ankle Clinic, you will have the chance at a full evaluation and some of the best ankle sprain treatment in Monroe that you could ever ask for.
If you should notice any of the following symptoms, you need to be sure that you come in to see our staff right away:
- The inability to walk or if you are unable to take even a few steps without having pain that is moderate to severe in nature
- If the pain that you have is uncontrollable, even if you have been elevating your foot, icing the area or taking over the counter medications for pain relief
- If your ankle does not seem to improve if you are around five to seven days out beyond the date of the injury.
When you come in to see our team, we will be able to give you a full physical examination to tell whether or not you have a sprain or something that is a bit more serious in nature. If necessary, we will also be sure that you have x-rays taken of the area to make sure that there is no further treatment necessary to prevent the damage from getting worse.
If you are looking for ankle sprain treatment in Monroe, you can turn to the professionals at Mill Creek Foot and Ankle Clinic. Call us at (425)482-6663.