Foot & Ankle Care at NJ Spine and Wellness
Your foot and 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 and 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
- Plantar fasciitis
- Deformities like bunions, claw toes, mallet toes, hammertoes, and bone spurs
Chronic overuse and underlying conditions are common causes of pain in the foot and ankle.
Symptoms of a Foot or Ankle Injury
Common symptoms of a foot or ankle injury include:
- Difficulty walking or standing
Treatments for Foot and Ankle Pain
If you are experiencing pain or swelling in your feet or ankles, NJ Spine and Wellness 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.