Home Remedies for Decreasing Foot Arthritis Pain and Ankle Arthritis Pain
Arthritic conditions of the foot and ankle are truly best treated by a podiatric surgeon. This will often afford a better long term outcome and make symptom management more effective.
If you cannot see one of our specialists right away, however, the following are some self treatments that you can do on your own to decrease pain of arthritis in the feet.
The primary goal of relieving mid-foot arthritis or ankle arthritis is to limit motion in the joints that are damaged and causing pain. This can be accomplished with the use of proper arch supports and shoes designed with rocker soles on certain shoes to decrease motion. You should avoid going barefoot – even around the house.
The following options can be employed at home and if you do not see some relief of pain and symptoms with a couple weeks, please appoint to see one of our specialists.
Don’t live with painful arthritic feet. We have many conservative options to help you be your best. Make an appointment to see us in our Lone Tree office.