Foot and ankle injuries are not issues that occur solely to athletes. In fact, ankle sprains are very common and can happen to anyone. Additionally, foot injuries can happen to anyone as well, as we put a lot of weight onto our ankles and feet when walking, jogging, and other types of exercises. At BodyPro Chiropractic & Sports Medicine, our foot and ankle injury specialist in Los Angeles is trained in adjustments to correct any misalignments of the body. Our team is highly experienced in providing the best care possible to those who have suffered foot and ankle injuries and we’re here to help you get back to where you need to be, so you can go about your regular activities. If you have suffered a foot or ankle injury, contact our team today to get the treatment you need!
Chiropractic Treatment for Ankle Pain
Chiropractic treatment is a highly effective method of treating foot and ankle pain. It is a completely natural form of treatment that involves no pain medication. Instead, the chiropractor assesses the source of pain and determines what causes it. There are different diagnosis tools that a chiropractor may use, which may involve X-rays, MRI, CT scans, and others to help them determine the best course of treatment.
When an ankle or foot injury first occurs, the area is inflamed and tender. Therefore, the patient will be encouraged to rest, ice, use compressions, and elevate. Once the foot and/or ankle heals, then your chiropractor will be able to perform adjustments, as the foot and ankle become more stable.
Chiropractic adjustments are highly favored by patients, as there is no pain medication involved and it is non-invasive. In addition, chiropractic adjustments can result in strengthening the foot and ankle to increase stability, allowing more flexibility and mobility, all while decreasing pain. When patients receive consistent adjustments on a regular basis, this helps with facilitating blood flow and speeds up the healing process, as well as reduces the chances of re-injury. If you are considering a highly effective, natural, and non-surgical approach to healing, our team highly recommends chiropractic treatment for ankle pain in Los Angeles. Contact us today to learn more!