Ankle pain can be a nagging problem which may be the result of an old injury such as an ankle sprain, or just from chronic arthritis resulting from wear and tear throughout the years.

Here’s an example of a patient who was experiencing severe ankle pain from a previous injury that was left untreated. We were able to examine the ankle joint with via arthroscopy and clean out a significant amount of inflammatory tissue that was causing pain.

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The fibrotic projections are inflammatory tissue within the capsule of the ankle joint that is creating pain and arthritis.

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Here you can see the arthritis and inflammation has been removed.

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