Ankle sprains are an epidemic problem, and the number of sprains are astounding. It is estimated that there are over 3 million ankle sprains reported to doctors annually in the United States.
The problem is, for every ankle sprain that is reported, at least 10 are treated at home without proper care.
Sprains that aren’t properly cared for create a great deal of short term and long term complications, many of which are only correctable with surgery. And, that you want to avoid at all costs.
Knowledge is power. By seeing one of our expert podiatrists at Advanced Podiatry for an ankle sprain, You will get a proper exam of the ankle and associated surrounding structures, an x-ray to ensure there is no fracture, and better care overall.
Come see us early to avoid a longer recovery time; And one of our expert doctors will make sure you are on the proper path to recovery, which often leads to a fast recovery.
If you avoid doctors, ice and brace for the first two weeks. If there is still difficulty with walking, standing, and motion of the ankle, please see one of our award winning, expert, podiatrists at Advanced podiatry of Manhasset, Huntington, Plainview, Maspeth, or Coram. For your convenience our five state of the art offices cover three counties.
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