Low Leg / Ankle / Foot

Chiropractor for Lower Leg, Ankle & Foot Pain & Conditions Near Washington D.C. Area

Lower leg, ankle, and foot conditions can significantly impact your mobility and overall quality of life. At Kaizo Health, we specialize in diagnosing and treating various issues related to these areas. Our comprehensive care approach ensures you receive the best treatment to alleviate pain and improve function.

If your specific condition is not listed, don’t worry – we perform thorough examinations and treat a wide range of lower leg, ankle, and foot conditions.

Common Lower Leg, Ankle & Foot Conditions We Treat

Leg Pain

Leg pain can arise from various causes, including injuries, overuse, and underlying medical conditions. Our treatments focus on identifying the root cause of the pain and providing targeted care through chiropractic adjustments, soft tissue work, and rehabilitative exercises.

Signs and Symptoms

  • Persistent Ache: Constant pain in the leg area
  • Swelling and Stiffness: Inflammation and limited mobility
  • Sharp Pain: Pain during movement or activity
  • Weakness: Reduced strength in the leg

Shin Splints

Shin splints are pain along the shinbone caused by overuse. Our treatments focus on reducing inflammation, relieving pain, and improving flexibility through chiropractic care and targeted exercises.

Signs and Symptoms

  • Pain in the Shins: Pain along the front of the lower leg
  • Swelling: Inflammation in the shin area
  • Tenderness: Sensitivity along the shinbone
  • Difficulty Running: Pain that worsens with running or activity

Sprain/Strain

Sprains and strains in the lower leg, ankle, and foot involve injury to the ligaments and muscles. Our treatments aim to reduce inflammation, relieve pain, and restore normal function through chiropractic care and rehabilitative exercises.

Signs and Symptoms

  • Pain: Pain at the site of injury
  • Swelling and Bruising: Inflammation and discoloration around the injured area
  • Limited Motion: Difficulty moving the affected area
  • Weakness: Reduced strength in the lower leg, ankle, or foot

Calf Injuries

Calf injuries can cause significant pain and limit your ability to move. Our treatments focus on reducing pain, promoting healing, and restoring function through chiropractic adjustments and rehabilitative exercises.

Signs and Symptoms

  • Sharp Pain: Sudden, sharp pain in the calf
  • Swelling and Bruising: Inflammation and discoloration around the calf
  • Weakness: Reduced strength in the calf muscles
  • Limited Mobility: Difficulty bending or extending the leg

Ankle Sprains

Ankle sprains involve injury to the ligaments of the ankle. Our treatments aim to reduce inflammation, relieve pain, and restore normal function through chiropractic care and rehabilitative exercises.

Signs and Symptoms

  • Pain: Pain at the site of the sprain
  • Swelling and Bruising: Inflammation and discoloration around the ankle
  • Instability: Feeling of the ankle giving way
  • Limited Motion: Difficulty moving the ankle

Achilles Tendonitis/Injuries

Achilles tendonitis and injuries involve inflammation or damage to the Achilles tendon. Our treatments focus on reducing inflammation, relieving pain, and promoting healing through chiropractic care and targeted exercises.

Signs and Symptoms

  • Heel Pain: Pain at the back of the heel
  • Swelling and Stiffness: Inflammation and limited mobility in the Achilles tendon
  • Tenderness: Sensitivity to touch in the affected area
  • Difficulty Walking: Pain that worsens with activity

Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar fasciitis involves inflammation of the plantar fascia, a thick band of tissue that runs across the bottom of the foot. Our treatments focus on reducing inflammation, relieving pain, and improving flexibility through chiropractic care and targeted exercises.

Signs and Symptoms

  • Heel Pain: Sharp pain in the heel, especially in the morning
  • Swelling: Inflammation in the bottom of the foot
  • Tenderness: Sensitivity along the plantar fascia
  • Difficulty Walking: Pain that worsens with activity

Ankle Pain

Ankle pain can arise from various causes, including injuries, overuse, and underlying medical conditions. Our treatments focus on identifying the root cause of the pain and providing targeted care through chiropractic adjustments, soft tissue work, and rehabilitative exercises.

Signs and Symptoms

  • Persistent Ache: Constant pain in the ankle area
  • Swelling and Stiffness: Inflammation and limited mobility
  • Sharp Pain: Pain during movement or activity
  • Weakness: Reduced strength in the ankle

Foot Pain

Foot pain can arise from various causes, including injuries, overuse, and underlying medical conditions. Our treatments focus on identifying the root cause of the pain and providing targeted care through chiropractic adjustments, soft tissue work, and rehabilitative exercises.

Signs and Symptoms

  • Persistent Ache: Constant pain in the foot area
  • Swelling and Stiffness: Inflammation and limited mobility
  • Sharp Pain: Pain during movement or activity
  • Weakness: Reduced strength in the foot

Post-Op / Pre-Op Care

Whether you are preparing for lower leg, ankle, or foot surgery or recovering from one, our pre-operative and post-operative care plans are designed to optimize your surgical outcomes and speed up recovery. We provide tailored rehabilitation exercises, pain management, and chiropractic care to support your journey.

Signs and Symptoms

  • Pre-Op: Preparing for surgery with exercises to strengthen muscles and improve overall fitness
  • Post-Op: Managing pain, reducing inflammation, and restoring mobility and strength through tailored rehabilitation programs

Why Choose Kaizo Health?

Kaizo Health is a leader in patient-centered care, integrating evidence-based chiropractic techniques, personalized rehabilitation exercises, and advanced technology. We have helped over 100,000 individuals in the Washington, DC region achieve pain-free lives.

Our Approach to Treatment

Personalized Lower Leg, Ankle & Foot Pain Relief Treatments

Each patient receives a thorough initial examination to accurately diagnose their condition. We develop a personalized treatment plan tailored to their specific needs based on the findings.

Comprehensive Lower Leg, Ankle & Foot Pain Services

Our services for lower leg, ankle, and foot conditions include:

  • Chiropractic Adjustments: Realign the spine and improve nervous system function.
  • Rehabilitative Exercises: Strengthen muscles, improve mobility, and prevent future injuries.
  • Muscle and Soft Tissue Work: Relieve tension and reduce pain in the affected areas.
  • Joint Mobilization: Enhance joint function and reduce stiffness.
  • Cupping Therapy: Increase blood flow and promote healing.
  • Dry Needling: Target trigger points to relieve muscle pain and tension.

State-of-the-Art Facilities

With four convenient locations in Fairfax, Fort Washington, Landover, and Rockville, we offer modern, well-equipped facilities designed to provide the highest standard of care. We are also proud to announce that the NIH has named our clinics an Official Research Site as we continue researching safe pain management approaches!

Don’t let lower leg, ankle, and foot pain control your life. Visit Kaizo Health for a comprehensive evaluation and start your journey to a healthier, pain-free life. Contact us to schedule your appointment at any of our four locations.