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I sprained my ankle 5 months ago and am only now seeking treatment. Is physical therapy an option or is surgery necessary?

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Dr. Jason Rudolph
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Therapy

The most common treatment remains therapy.
If the ligaments are chronically stretched out, and you remain unstable despite , then therapy may become an option

In brief: Therapy

The most common treatment remains therapy.
If the ligaments are chronically stretched out, and you remain unstable despite , then therapy may become an option
Dr. Jason Rudolph
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Dr. Srikanth Mahavadi
Depending on your symptoms you need proper evaluation, you can have soft tissue or bone injury, see a physician for an x ray evaluation.
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