Sports injuries are some of the most common causes of foot trauma. Dr. Graves is uniquely qualified to diagnose and treat sports injuries in the foot and ankle, including orthopedic surgical procedures when necessary. He wants you to return to your chosen sport as quickly as possible, while still keeping safety in mind.
Individualized Treatments for Foot & Ankle Sports Injuries
Foot and ankle sports injuries can be chronic problems that develop over time. Or they can be acute and occur while playing a sport or during training, such as a broken bone. Dr. Graves and his team are capable of treating a broad range of foot and ankle sports-related injuries such as sprains, fractures, dislocations, heel spurs, plantar fasciitis, ligament rupture, and Achilles tendonitis.
When Should I See a Doctor for Sports Injuries?
If you’re experiencing any issues in your feet or ankles that are keeping you from performing at your best, a medical evaluation is recommended. Symptoms may include the following:
- Inability to bear weight on the affected foot
- Burning, stabbing, or stinging pains
- Swelling, inflammation, or bruising
- Open or slow-healing wounds
- Decreased range of motion
Call for An Appointment Today
If you suffer from chronic foot pain caused by sports overuse, or you have a foot or ankle injury that needs treatment now, Dr. Graves and his team are ready to help you get back in action. Call today for an appointment at 602-952-8111.