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Which ankle brace is better for football after a sprain?

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Dr. Michael Granberry
Orthopedic Surgery
4 doctors agree

In brief: Brace, not Wrap

Typically the neoprene or ace type sleeves will not prevent the ankle roll.
Look for a clamshell or stirrup type brace if you can wear it comfortably during play. The lace up style is also good, and better tolerated.

In brief: Brace, not Wrap

Typically the neoprene or ace type sleeves will not prevent the ankle roll.
Look for a clamshell or stirrup type brace if you can wear it comfortably during play. The lace up style is also good, and better tolerated.
Dr. Michael Granberry
Dr. Michael Granberry
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1 doctor agrees

In brief: One prescribed by Dr

Usually a brace dispensed and prescribed by your doctor- in our clinic athletes respond well to the velocity ankle brace or a similar figure of 8 lace-up type brace.

In brief: One prescribed by Dr

Usually a brace dispensed and prescribed by your doctor- in our clinic athletes respond well to the velocity ankle brace or a similar figure of 8 lace-up type brace.
Dr. Christopher Pappas
Dr. Christopher Pappas
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Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry

In brief: Depends on severity

It depends on type and severity of the injury.
Have it evaluated and have the appropriate brace prescribed that best suits your condition.

In brief: Depends on severity

It depends on type and severity of the injury.
Have it evaluated and have the appropriate brace prescribed that best suits your condition.
Dr. Payam Rafat
Dr. Payam Rafat
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