Knee, Ankle, and Foot Pain
An action as simple as walking can be taken for granted if there is no pain while doing it. It’s an action some master before reaching a year in age. Walking is a motion that doesn’t require conscious thought to do unless there is pain in the body parts required to make the motion work. The knee, ankle, and foot are large components in making the act of walking go smoothly. When there is pain in one or all of them, walking becomes more of a thought-out process and, in some cases, a constant dread.
Who Can Chiropractic Care Help?
What chiropractic care can help
Many people don’t realize that a chiropractor can be an effective alternative to pain medication and surgery. It’s safe, non-addictive, and not as invasive as some treatments or procedures can be. If you have been experiencing localized pain, stiffness, swelling, tenderness, or joint pain in your knee, ankles, or feet, then contacting LifeGiving Chiropractic should be your first move. We can help relieve pain from aspects of life that cause it, including:
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Plantar Fasciitis
- Increase in Body Weight
- Genetic Conditions
- Overuse or Overextension
How Can Chiropractic Care Help?
Stretching, joint manipulation, and strengthening the muscles in your legs
Chiropractors specialize in the musculoskeletal system, which includes joints, tendons, bones, muscles, and connective tissue. This allows them to determine the correct cause of pain and swelling without alternative methods, using chiropractic adjustments. A chiropractor can evaluate the way your leg moves and determine if your knee is properly aligned. Stretching, joint manipulation, and strengthening are a few methods that are utilized.
Benefits of Chiropractic Care
Help you relieve pain and get your health back
The benefits are what make it all worthwhile. So, here are some positive effects of choosing a chiropractor:
- Reduced inflammation
- More movement in restricted joints
- Improve misalignments in joints
- Ease of pain and discomfort
- Increase in range of motion
- Improvement in strength and muscle tone
- More flexibility
Chiropractic care can be effective in preventing surgery by realigning the bones to heal correctly, which can help prevent a repeat injury. It can also be very effective if utilized after surgery. One thing to always remember is that ignoring your pain can potentially cause more painful issues to arise and could even result in chronic problems.