High Ankle Sprain Pain Relief
High ankle sprains typically occur when the ankle experiences a significant amount of force, including sudden twisting or turning, which places a strain on the connecting ligaments. Whether it’s an injury from work, playing sports, keeping fit or just getting older, CARESPACE Health+Wellness can help.
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CARESPACE is less than 10-minutes away
Good news – if you’re looking for high ankle sprain treatment near you and are in the Kitchener Waterloo area, there’s a CARESPACE multidisciplinary clinic less than 10-minutes away (book by selecting a discipline below). And even better, our evidence-based team is driven to get the results you want so you can be your best.
There are many causes of a high ankle sprain
High ankle sprains can happen during physical activities such as running, dancing, playing sports, or simply stepping off a curb incorrectly. To treat a high ankle sprain and ensure full joint mobility and stability in the long run, chiropractors often recommend exercises and stretches to strengthen the affected area. Physiotherapy can also be beneficial in reinforcing correct movement patterns and preventing further injury, while massage therapy helps manage pain by releasing muscle tension and increasing circulation to the region. With integrated chiropractic care incorporating these three components, individuals can effectively reduce their risk of further rear foot injuries.
Get the best treatment to help your high ankle sprain
We all know that health and wellness is important, but with so many competing priorities, it’s hard to stay on top of it. CARESPACE provides the best treatment options to help heal your high ankle sprain. CARESPACE uses a result-oriented, natural approach to rehabilitation and wellness with your choice of Chiropractic, Massage Therapy and Physiotherapy. CARESPACE practitioners work together to understand both your primary concerns and long-term health goals. Multidisciplinary evidence-based plans are designed to address the root causes and are developed to provide fast and long-lasting relief to ensure you can start living your healthier life today.
What is a high ankle sprain?
A high ankle sprain is an injury to the ligaments that link the two bones of the lower leg, called tibia and fibula. This type of injury involves a more extensive injury than other sprains, such as a lateral or medial ankle sprain. High ankle sprains can cause pain in and around the joint, instability when walking, bruising, and swelling. Factors that can increase the risk of a high ankle sprain include activities that involve quick changes in direction or uneven surfaces.
What are the symptoms of a high ankle sprain?
Key symptoms of a high ankle sprain include physical indicators such as swelling and pain on the inner/upper side of the foot that is worse with movement, difficulty in performing weight-bearing activities, instability (or lack of control) when turning or twisting, and restricted ankle range of motion. Signs that are more difficult to detect could be pain and tenderness exacerbated by certain movements like pushing off from the toes when walking or pushing up from a seated position. Additionally, it may feel like there is increased tightness around the entire ankle– an overall decrease in flexibility compared to the uninjured foot.
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Chiropractic, Massage Therapy and Physiotherapy can all be effective for high ankle sprain. Choose any one of the above. Once the initial assessment has been completed, you will be directed to the discipline and practitioner who will be able to deliver the best results.
Still not sure? Simply give us a call at (519) 208-2273 and we will help find the right therapy for your needs.