If you are not familiar with chronic lateral ankle pain, what you should know is that this is something that a lot of patients have without even realizing it. Basically speaking, this is a condition where the patient will end up having a great deal of discomfort, swelling, and pain in the outer portion of their ankle that lasts for a long period of time. Mill Creek Foot And Ankle Clinic will be happy to work with you to help with chronic lateral ankle pain treatment and surgery in Woodinville. Our team will always be happy to work with you to get you back on track and feeling your best.
The chronic pain that you may be noticing on the outer portion of your ankle could be due to a prior injury that you sustained. If you happened to have a sprain that was not able to heal completely, you will be much more likely to have chronic pain in this region.
Symptoms of chronic lateral ankle pain include difficulty walking, stiffness, swelling, the feeling of instability, tenderness, ankle sprains that happen frequently, and pain that can range from mild to severe. Some patients may be more likely to have dull aching, while others will notice that they will have sharp pains that can become difficult to deal with.
Have lateral ankle pain symptoms? Call Mill Creek Foot and Ankle Clinic at (425)482-6663 for chronic lateral ankle pain treatment and surgery in Woodinville. Upon setting up your appointment, we will get you to come in for an initial consultation, work on a full examination of your ankle, talk with you about the treatments that you need and even discuss your options for surgery if need be.