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What kind of doctor to see for an ankle sprain that keeps re-spraining?

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Dr. Ralph Salvagno
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Orthopaedic sugeon

An orthopaedic surgeon can perform a physical examination to determine if there is any laxity ( looseness) of the ankle ligaments.
X-rays , including possibly "stress x-rays"can be helpful.

In brief: Orthopaedic sugeon

An orthopaedic surgeon can perform a physical examination to determine if there is any laxity ( looseness) of the ankle ligaments.
X-rays , including possibly "stress x-rays"can be helpful.
Dr. Ralph Salvagno
Dr. Ralph Salvagno
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Dr. Ellen Wenzel
Podiatry

In brief: Specialist

See a physician that specializes and has training in the treatment of the ankle.
Podiatrist or foot/ankle orthopedist.

In brief: Specialist

See a physician that specializes and has training in the treatment of the ankle.
Podiatrist or foot/ankle orthopedist.
Dr. Ellen Wenzel
Dr. Ellen Wenzel
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Dr. Robert Leland
Orthopedic Surgery - Foot & Ankle

In brief: Orthopaedic Surgeon

An orthopaedic foot and ankle is your best option.
A list of these doctors can be found at aofas.Org.

In brief: Orthopaedic Surgeon

An orthopaedic foot and ankle is your best option.
A list of these doctors can be found at aofas.Org.
Dr. Robert Leland
Dr. Robert Leland
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