Your foot & ankle are made up of bones, muscles, tendons, ligaments, and nerves. These parts work together to bear your body weight and allow you to stand up straight, walk, run, and jump. With so many complex components, it’s not surprising that the foot and ankle are susceptible to injury and painful conditions.
Causes of Foot & Ankle Pain
Whether you are experiencing pain in the foot, ankle, or both, there are several conditions and injuries that can produce symptoms, such as:
Achilles tendon injuries
Deformities like bunions, claw toes, mallet toes, hammertoes, and bone spurs
Chronic overuse and underlying conditions are common causes of pain in the foot & ankle.
Symptoms of a Foot or Ankle Injury
Common symptoms of a foot or ankle injury include:
Difficulty walking or standing
Treatments for Foot & Ankle Pain
If you are experiencing pain or swelling in your feet or ankles, Alliance Orthopedics wants to help you get better faster. Our team of specialists will provide you with a thorough examination before recommending an individualized treatment plan ideal for you.