Fractured Ankle Guide

Ankle physiotherapy represents one of the best solutions if you have suffered from a fractured ankle since a structured rehabilitation exercise regime goes a long way towards helping patients to regain more movement, to restore the function of the joint and to help prevent further injuries from occurring. This form of treatment will enable the patient to get back to their full mobility within a two to twelve week period.

Are There Any Helpful Treatments I Could Get For Free?

If you have a fractured ankle, it is possible that you are eligible for free treatments like ice packs or medical compresses. Many UK citizens are eligible to claim for treatments for this kind of condition free of charge, to assist a speedier recovery. If you are interested in finding out whether you could take advantage of this type of treatment, contact us today.

What Are The Aims Of Ankle Physiotherapy Exercises?

Experiencing one ankle injury increases the patient’s chances of experiencing another similar injury by as much as 70%, but if the patient follows a good rehabilitation regime after their injury, the risks can be significantly lowered. Physiotherapy for a fractured ankle is a vital treatment to help the ankle to be rehabilitated effectively. The aims of physiotherapy treatment include:

  • To help protect the ankle from future injuries
  • To regain the ankle’s full range of movement
  • To strengthen calf and ankle muscles
  • To restore balance
  • To restore the joint’s normal function
  • To improve speed and agility

What Kinds Of Free Treatment Am I Entitled To?

Although you may not know that you are eligible, there are millions of UK citizens who are able to access completely free of charge private treatment for their fractured ankle. We offer many different forms of treatment, so depending on where in the UK you are located, you can benefit from these treatments being delivered free of charge by our healthcare professionals. These treatments can help you to recover more quickly and to get your life back on track.

Fractured Ankle Rehab Timeline

The length of time that it will take for your ankle to fully heal after being fractured will depend on how severe the original break was. Usually, a fractured ankle will take at least 6 weeks for the bone to heal, however if surgery was required or if the injury was more complex, it could take several months for full healing of the bone to take place.

Is There A Way I Recover More Safely and Possibly Faster?

A fractured ankle will take at least 6 weeks to heal with a rehabilitation period of up to 12 weeks to regain the full range of movement and greater strength. Physiotherapy can help to reduce the amount of time taken to recover and can help to get you back on your feet more quickly. Call us today to find out if you could benefit from free physiotherapy rehabilitation in your area.

Call Us Today To Discover If Free Private Treatment Could Be An Option

Although many people don’t know that private physiotherapy for their fractured ankle is possible, you can simply called Medical Expert on 020 3870 4868 to find out whether this is something that you can benefit from. We can let you know in minutes whether you are eligible, getting you on the road to recovery with no cost to yourself in no time.