Ankle Ligament Tear

Ankle Ligament Tear

The ligament bond between shinbone and fibula bone stabilizes the foot. Ankle ligament wounds may usually be separated into two categories; “high” or “low” ankle sprain. Low ankle sprain is more common than high ankle sprain. This kind of injury does not need surgery. On the other hand treatment of high ankle sprain might need a surgical approach.

Usual symptoms of ankle ligament tear include:

Causes of ankle ligament tear are:

According to the idea of an ankle surgeon, the appropriate approach will be chosen. In many low ankle ligament injuries, non surgical options like crutches, ankle splints, using braces or walker boots is enough. But for unstable or high ankle ligaments surgery is recommended.

Notice: In non surgical treatment ankle ligament tears in Dubai, being patient is the most important factor.