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will i always have pain after an ankle sprain

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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
See below: Usually when the pain goes away and you can stand and walk with the ankle feeling stable.
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Deberardino
31 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Exam & phys. therapy: With 6 weeks and no resolution of symptoms, you should be examined by your physician. Physical therapy may still be useful to help maximize your funct ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kornfeld
40 years experience Podiatry
Ankle sprain: In most instances, simple sprains will heal in 4 to 6 weeks with immobilization and pt.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Because there : Is an increase in blood that travels there, more swelling of tissues...L.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eugene Batelli
22 years experience Podiatry
Depends : On how much damage.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marybeth Crane
26 years experience Podiatry
Depends: A bad ankle sprain can take 6-8 weeks to rehab. Physical therapy is the key to a good outcome. Don't risk long term instability. Rehab the injury and ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: When the swelling and pain resolve, then you can return to full activities.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wenjay Sung
13 years experience Podiatry
4 weeks typically: To heal a sprained ankle to play baseball quickly depends on severity of sprain. If its a chronically sprained ankle with constant pain and instabili ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Hadfield
12 years experience Podiatry
Brace: A brace is a more secure way to protect your ankle from re-injury. Eventually taping will be ok but at the beginning it is best to have good support. ... Read More
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