Do you need physical therapy for a sprained ankle?

May18th 2020

Most ankle sprains benefit from physical therapy.  Also, if you’ve had multiple sprains you should also be evaluated in physical therapy for underlying problems that may be contributing to pain or to establish a home program that may reduce the likelihood of continued issues.

If you are experiencing the following, physical therapy is a good options for you:

  • Pain
  • Swelling
  • Difficulty walking
  • Excessive, abnormal movement
  • Loss of motion, strength, and/or control

Do not hesitate to contact us for your first appointment. The sooner you go to physical therapy, the sooner you can recover and the more likely you can reduce recurring issues.