Welcome to Nile Orthopedic and Rehabilitation Association, Inc.
  • Loma Linda Office
    25805 Barton Rd STE A106, Loma Linda, CA

  • Riverside Office
    1485 University Ave, STE B, Riverside, CA

  • Call: (909) 233-7823

ankle injury specialist

Ankle Ligaments Injury / Sports Injury / Sprained ankle

Dr. Bata is an expert in treating Sprained ankle. Dr. Bata is a top rated orthopedic surgeon who provides cutting-edge podiatrist and general orthopedic services. Located in Southern California, Dr. Bata serves the community in Loma Linda, Colton, Riverside, Redlands, Moreno Valley, San Bernardino and all the Inland Empire region. Call (909) 233 - 7823 for booking an appointment.

Overview

Ankle ligaments injury or sprained ankle can be due to varies causes. Most commonly due to ankle twisting with sports activities or taking a wrong step. Many patients may have underlying subtle deformity or muscle weakness that will make them more likely to injure their ligaments. Repeated ankle twisting may be due to chronic ligament instability and can lead to more severe injuries. Prompt diagnosis and treatment is a key factor for patients to be able to return to same level activities.

sports injury

The signs and symptoms of ligaments injury:

  • Pain at the site of injury
  • Swelling at the site of injury
  • Sense of ankle instability
  • Repeated ankle twisting

When to seek medical advice

  • Pain after twisting injury
  • Repeated ankle injury
  • Chronic pain after activities