Ankle Sprains

Common Injuries we see

Jumping/landing or changing direction is the most common reason for rolling an ankle sprains

The main causes of ankle sprains are sudden changes in direction, or jumping and landing awkwardly (often on someone else’s foot).

Symptoms people often describe can range from difficulty standing, swelling, and sometimes even bruising.

It is estimated that one third of ankle sprains will be re injured when returning to sport in the first year, and often are more severe when done a following time.

How can Functional Physio SA help?

Physios are experts with pain and function, so whether it’s a major injury, or assistance to improve performance there is always a reason to see a physio.

Our highly experienced physios use a wide range of treatment approaches based on extensive qualifications and further training.

After visiting Functional Physio SA you should have a clear diagnosis and understanding of what is going, and a treatment plan detailing how you will get better including how long it will take to heal, how often you will need to see the physio, what treatments we will provide in your program, and what exercises you need to do to get back to doing the things you love.

Want to know if Functional Physio SA can help with your ankle sprain?

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