Ankle and Foot

Chiropractic Ankle and foot pain treatments in Kansas City

Are you experiencing ankle or foot pain?

Chiropractic Ankle and foot pain can be caused by poor biomechanics, muscular tension, lifestyle factors, poor posture, poor mobility, instability, acute trauma and irritated soft tissue structures. Ankle & foot pain is often the result of inefficient hip or foot stabilization strategies unless acute trauma has occurred.

Possible Treatments for Foot & Ankle Pain

Common treatments for foot & ankles pain vary depending on the causative factors. Evidence based treatment protocols are vital for long lasting beneficial effects. Leading soft tissue therapies for the foot & ankle include A.R.T., Dry Needling, and Graston.

For other treatment options, you may be interested in learning more about physical therapy for foot & ankle pain.

Graston Technique

Dry Needling

Active Release Techniques

Conditions We Treat

Ankle Sprains

Ankle sprains occur in both athlete and non athletes alike and often can be characterized by pain, swelling and stiffness.

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Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar fasciitis is one of the most common causes of foot pain.

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Stress Fractures

Stress fractures can be quite painful and are often caused by overuse.

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Tell us about your pain.

Take a couple of minutes to tell us about your symptoms and pain areas. Prefer to chat over the phone? Call us for a free phone consultation.

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Symptoms of Ankle & Foot Pain Can Include

  • Pain with walking upon rising in the morning
  • Pain while walking only on your heels
  • Pain while walking only on your toes
  • Pain with walking or running
  • Heel pain (sharp or stabbing)
  • Swelling
  • Bruising or discoloration of skin

Chiropractic Foot pain treatments in Kansas City

Chiropractic care vs. in-home exercises

Corrective exercises and end range loading techniques when accompanied with manual therapies are proven more beneficial in creating proper long lasting soft tissue results.

Frequently Asked Questions

I have ankle pain when walking. Can FIT help with that?

Yes, the chiropractors at F.I.T. Muscle & Joint Clinic can assess your gait to determine any underlying dysfunction that is causing pain while you walk. We will then determine a treatment plan to help relieve the pain and address any biomechanical issues.

Can a chiropractor treat outside ankle pain?

Yes, pain on the outside of an ankle is often attributed to an inversion ankle sprain, although there may be another reason for your pain. Our chiropractors will first evaluate to determine the exact cause of your pain. We will then provide conservative manual treatment options and rehabilitative exercises to improve stability and function.

Do you treat ankle tendonitis?

Yes the team at F.I.T. Muscle & Joint Clinic regularly treats tendonitis. We will consider gait in addition to biomechanics and muscular strength and stability to develop a specialized treatment plan in order to reduce pain caused by ankle tendonitis and decrease recurrence rates.

Our Treatment Process

F.I.T. Muscle & Joint Clinic utilizes the leading manual therapy techniques to restore the proper motion, texture, and tightness to the muscles, fascia, ligaments, nerves, and tendons to eliminate the patient’s pain and musculoskeletal dysfunction.

Visit your local F.I.T. Muscle & Joint Clinic

Meet the team at any of our 10 locations: Lee’s Summit, Crossroads, Blue Valley, Overland Park, Olathe, Leawood, Liberty, Paola, KCMO & Shawnee.

Contact Us 1800 Wyandotte #201 Kansas City, MO 64108 22120 Midland Dr. Shawnee, KS 66226 15040 Newton Lane Overland Park, KS 66223 401 NW Murray Rd Lee's Summit, MO 64081 9120 Metcalf Ave Overland Park, KS 66212 2113 E Kansas City Rd. Olathe, KS 66061 5000 East Bannister Rd. Suite 100 Kansas City, MO 64137 1860 N. Church Rd. Suite B Liberty, MO 64068 11340 Nall Ave Suite 200B Overland Park, KS 66211 505 S. Hospital Dr. Paola, KS 66071 121 N. Dean Ave Raymore, MO 64083