● Symptoms -
Your ankle is a complex network made up of bones, ligaments, tendons, and muscles. It is responsible for movement and withstanding body weight, which makes it prone to injury and pain. Along with ankle pain, stiffness and swelling may also occur. Pain may be felt on the inside or outside of your ankle or along the Achilles tendon, which connects the muscles in your lower leg to your heel bone.
● Causes of Ankle Pain -
Injury to any of the ankle bones, ligaments, tendons, and several types of arthritis can cause ankle or foot pain. Achilles tendinitis, broken ankle or foot, bursitis, rheumatoid arthritis, and stress fractures are common causes that create ankle pain.
● How to Get Ankle Pain Relief -
Manual therapy is found to provide patient’s a significant reduction in ankle pain and increased ability of movement. Dr. Steve Kravitz provides a multidisciplinary approach to healthcare using techniques of joint mobilization, deep tissue mobilization, and muscular retraining that is uniquely tailored to relieve patient's specific problems overtime. Each treatment is gentle and non-invasive, focusing on releasing the tension and discomfort and aiding in ultimate relief. The benefits from treatment can strengthen the functioning of our nervous system, increase circulation throughout our body, and improve the way our organs work.
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Dr. Steve Kravitz of Steve Kravitz Physical Therapy provides a multidisciplinary approach to healthcare in order to ensure the highest quality care for patients in Nashville, Tennessee and New York, New York. Treatments are a unique, personalized approach to Physical Therapy which has been developed over twenty years to aid in ultimate pain relief.