Is your ankle pain making it difficult to stand or walk normally, and limiting you from participating in daily activities or sports? Have you tried all means of treating your ankle pain but have not been able to get relief? Have you tried Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment (OMT), the all-natural alternative to pain relief treatment?
Studies have shown:
The ankle is composed of bones, ligaments, tendons and muscles. Ankle pain can be caused by injury to any of these tissues.
Ankle pain is often caused due to an ankle sprain. Dysfunction in the foot or knee may also be contributing to ankle pain. In addition, various diseases and injuries can also lead to ankle pain such as fracture, damage or swelling of the tendons or cartilage, nerve and heel injuries, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, gout,,and blood vessel blockage in the legs.
Ankle pain may be associated with swelling, redness and stiffness of the ankle region. Pain can range from mild to severe, and may be felt on the inside or outside of the ankle joint, or along the Achilles tendon.
The diagnosis is usually made through a review of your medical history and a physical examination of the ankle. Imaging of your ankle may be necessary to confirm the diagnosis.
Most patients with ankle pain are effectively treated with the following measures:
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