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Why Does My Ankle Hurt?

Do you or someone you love have ankle pain?  Ankle pain is one of the most common reasons people seek medical care for foot and ankle complaints.  In fact, ankle pain often limits your ability to stay active and participate in activities you enjoy.  But what could be the reason for your ankle pain?

Common Causes of Ankle Pain

  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Talus Fracture
  • Dislocated Ankle
  • Gout
  • Unstable Ankle (Ankle Instability)
  • Peroneal Subluxation
  • Bone Spur
  • Tarsal Coalition
  • Achilles Tendon Injury
  • Peroneal Tendon Injury
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Injury
  • Tendonitis
  • Arthritis
  • Calcaneal Apophysitis (Sever's Disease)
  • Osteochondral Defect of Ankle (OCD)
  • Soft Tissue Mass
  • Charcot Neuroarthropathy
  • Neuropathy
Brandt R Gibson, DPM
Podiatrist, Neuropathy Doctor, Father of 11 and Founder of Mountain West Foot & Ankle Institute