By Ehren Allen, Certified Manual Therapist/Physical Therapist
Ankle Fractures can cause significant dysfunction in your life. The Jacksonville Orthopaedic Institute has foot and ankle specialists who can help diagnose and treat your ankle fracture. There are a number of different types of ankle and foot fractures and each can be treated differently. JOI also has DME (Durable Medical Equipment) for foot and ankle fractures. Cast shoes and walking boots can be supplied if you have been diagnosed with a fracture.
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Ankle pain can be caused by a number of different conditions.
- Arthritis of the ankle.
- RA (Rheumatoid Arthritis) or Osteoarthritis of the ankle.
- Fractures of the ankle.
- Ankle Sprain or Strain.
- Cartilage Injuries.
- Stress Fractures of the ankle.
The Jacksonville Orthopaedic Institute has Board Certified Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgeons who will diagnose the pain in your ankle and provide an individualized treatment program. JOI also has over 10 Physical Therapy Centers in the North Florida Region to provide the highest level of physical therapy for the best outcome. If you want to learn more about Ankle Pain go to: https://www.joionline.net/trending/content/ankle-pain
JOI Physicians are currently offering ASAP Fracture care. Make an appointment by calling (904)JOI-2000. This is a new option for patients who would like to avoid the emergency room if they have suffered a fracture or soft tissue injury. To learn more about this service, read this article about fracture and injury care.