Ankle & Foot Treatment in Fermoy, Co. Cork
Ankle Ligament Sprain
Occurs when one twists or rolls the ankle. This injury can be treated with PRICE (Protection, Rest, Ice, Compression, Elevation) during the initial stages. Physiotherapy interventions will promote ligament repair and return to full function minimising the potential of having an unstable ankle.
Syndesmosis (High Ankle) Sprain
Our staff will identify this injury and advise you appropriately. Often it will need immediate immobilisation, imaging (MRI) and possible Orthopaedic referral.
Ankle Impingement Syndrome
Refers to a pinching or catching type pain at the front of the ankle when you bend the ankle. Reduced balance: can be effectively treated with balance and ankle muscle strengthening exercises. At Avondhu Physiotherapy Clinic we can assess your balance and help you improve.