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Why It Is Crucial That An Expert Podiatrist Treats Your Sprained Ankle

Foot & Ankle Pain Relief from Experienced Milwaukee, WI Podiatrists & Foot Surgeons

Too many times, we hear from patients who have been treated by another podiatrist but are still in pain. While we are typically able to reverse damage done by ineffective and costly treatments, sometimes the previous treatments have left the patient with pain and instability that is not easily remedied.

The experienced Milwaukee Podiatrists at Milwaukee Foot & Ankle Specialists believe that getting it right the first time is of the utmost importance. This is especially true when treating ankle sprains. The nature of this injury necessitates a quick and effective treatment regimen.

When your injured ankle is not treated correctly, it can heal itself in a way that limits mobility and flexibility. In addition, your risk of a future ankle sprain increases when your ankle is not allowed to heal properly.

Immediate Treatment Options for Your Sprained Ankle

If you cannot make it to one of our podiatry offices right away, our Milwaukee, WI podiatrists recommend the following approach to treating your ankle sprain. PRINCE is the acronym commonly used to help remember the immediate treatment of an ankle sprain:

Healing Your Sprained Ankle – Timing is Everything

The Milwaukee, Wisconsin (WI) sprained ankle specialists at Milwaukee Foot & Ankle Specialists want to ensure that you are seen as soon as possible after your injury. That’s why we offer same day acute care appointments. Our multiple Wisconsin podiatry offices allow you to be seen as quickly as possible. We have four conveniently located podiatry offices in Wisconsin:

If you are injured, don’t risk the long-term health of your ankle; future injuries can be severe and too often cause lifelong pain and impairment. Please do not hesitate to call 414.257.0676 for an appointment.

While our podiatry offices are conveniently located in Wauwatosa, New Berlin, Mequon, and Oak Creek, we offer podiatry services to patients in and around Milwaukee, WI including Franklin, Brookfield, Fox Point, Hales Corner, Waukesha, West Allis, Menomonee Falls, and South Milwaukee.

More Helpful Articles On Sprained Ankles By Milwaukee, WI Podiatrists Of Milwaukee Foot & Ankle Specialists:

Recovering From An Ankle Sprain
Ankle Sprains Should Be Evaluated By A Podiatric Physician To Rule Out Any Fractures.
So You Have A Broken Bone. The Doctors Put A Cast On It And Said They Would See You Back In A Couple Weeks, But What Should You Do Now? It’s Time To Take Care Of Your Cast.
Wauwatosa Podiatrist Dr. Chris Milkie Explains Ankle Injures In Athletes – Including Kids
What Is A High Ankle Sprain?
I Can Still Walk On My Ankle. Does That Mean It Is Okay?
How Do I Know If My Ankle Injury Is A Fracture Or A Sprain?
Is It Possible To Fracture And Sprain Your Ankle At The Same Time?
Will I Need Surgery On My Ankle Sprain Or Fracture?
Do You Have Chronic Ankle Instability?

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Milwaukee Foot & Ankle Specialists of Wauwatosa, Oak Creek, New Berlin and Mequon, Wisconsin (WI) treat all medical and surgical foot and ankle conditions. Licensed Podiatrists, Dr. Steven Waldman, Dr. Christopher Milkie and Dr. Lucy Meier can help bring you foot and ankle pain relief.
Our podiatrists, foot surgeons and staff of our Milwaukee area podiatry offices offer the most effective and state-of-the-art, quality podiatry care services with a smile to patients in our local community. Return to a pain-free life and get back to the things you love!
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