A member asked:

Posterior ankle pain w/ plantar flexion; constant feeling of instability; joint feels like it needs to pop; history of ankle sprains. suggestions?

4 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Shafic Al-nammari answered

Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery

Ankle impingement: Hi, This could represent posterior ankle impingement. I would book in to see a Foot & Ankle surgeon. Clinical examination is often enough to confirm the diagnosis although to determine the exact underlying cause an MRI scan is generally required.

Answered 12/16/2016


Dr. Thomas Inwood answered

Specializes in Podiatry

Ankle sprain: It sounds like ankle instability - see your podiatrist for assistance ! best of luck

Answered 6/12/2017



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