The ankles are part of the human body that are known for having to take on a lot of pressure and movement on a daily basis. If you find that you are in need of arthroscopy treatment and surgery in Bothell, it is going to be best that you work with the professionals at Mill Creek Foot and Ankle Clinic.
Causes of Joint Pain
There can be a variety of cause of the joint pain that you are suffering from, including:
All of these things and more can cause discomfort and pain in your feet and ankles, even causing a great deal of harm.
Joint arthroscopy is a procedure that is done to help diagnose and then treat various joint injuries. This is actually minor surgery that is done with the help of an instrument known as an arthroscope. There are a number of benefits that come from having arthroscopy, to include confirming the treatment needed for problems such as wearing of the cartilage, meniscus tears and more.
Prior to surgery, you will need to have a full physical examination as well as an evaluation of all past medical history. If there is a good deal of pain and swelling that you are going through, you may be able to benefit from a prescription for oral medications to reduce discomfort and bring down the inflammation.
If you are interested in learning more about options in arthroscopy treatment and surgery in Bothell, call Mill Creek Foot and Ankle Clinic at (425)482-6663. Our team will be happy to go over with you all of your options and we look forward to showing you that you can get your regular mobility back simply by having a full examination followed by targeted treatment.