Have you been dealing with aches and pains in your feet and ankles that seems to feel worse when running or walking? You may be dealing with ankle tendonitis. At Sound Foot Care, our podiatrist can provide you with the information and treatment you need to relieve your tendonitis and keep it from coming back.
Strong fibrous bands of tissues connect your feet and ankles. These tissues connect to your bone and muscles to give you the power to move your feet but can become inflamed with overuse. This inflammation can trigger tendonitis. Various types of tendonitis can occur in the ankle, including:
A podiatrist is experienced in handling various ailments that affect your feet and ankles. If you are suffering from any of the previously mentioned conditions, our team can help you! During your initial appointment, we will evaluate your situation and determine the cause of your tendonitis. We will then develop a personalized treatment plan that caters to your individual needs. Your treatment for tendonitis of the ankle will depend on the severity of your injury. Our goal with treatment is to reduce inflammation and decrease strain on your tendons. We may provide you with a soft cast or shoe inserts to immobilize the ankle for a period of time to help the tendon heal. We also offer preventative foot care to decrease your risk of re-developing tendonitis.
At Sound Foot Care, we want to help our patients get back on their feet and prevent tendonitis from becoming a chronic condition. Do not hesitate to seek out treatment for ankle tendonitis. Contact us today to schedule an appointment!