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Ask a Specialist: What is ankle arthritis?

Ask a Specialist: What is ankle arthritis?
21 Aug
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KRIS IF YOU SUFFER FROM PAIN OR STIFFNESS IN YOUR ANKLEAND YOU INJURED IT BEFOREYOU MAY HAVE ANKLE ARTHRITIS

SO WHAT EXACTLY IS THATAND WHAT CAN YOU DO? JOINING US NOW WITH MORE, IS DR CHRISTIAN KIKUCHI, ORTHOPEDIC FOOT AND ANKLE SURGEON WITH THE QUEEN'S MEDICAL CENTER

KRIS QUESTION #1: WHAT IS ANKLE ARTHRITIS AND HOW DO PEOPLE GET IT? DOCTOR ANKLE ARTHRITIS WEARING DOWN OF CARTILAGE IN THE ANKLE USUALLY COMES FROM PRIOR ANKLE INJURIES RESULTS IN ACTIVITY LIMITATIONS KRIS QUESTION #2: WHAT ARE THE SIGNS AND ARE THERE TREATMENTS FOR IT? DOCTOR SIGNS AND TREATMENTS PAIN AND STIFFNESS IN THE ANKLE MAY FEEL GRINDING AND SWELLING NON-SURGICAL TREATMENTS INCLUDE BRACING ONE SURGICAL TREATMENT OPTION IS TOTAL ANKLE REPLACEMENT KRIS QUESTION #3: AS AN ORTHOPEDIC FOOT AND ANKLE SURGEON, WHAT MAKES YOU DIFFERENT FROM A PODIATRIST? DOCTOR ORTHOPEDIC FOOT AND ANKLE SURGEON VS PODIATRIST HAVE MEDICAL DEGREE AS OPPOSED TO DPM WENT TO MEDICAL SCHOOL INSTEAD OF PODIATRY SCHOOL COMPLETED MINIMUM 14 YEARS OF TRAINING TRAINED FOR COMPREHENSIVE CARE OF THE FOOT AND ANKLE KRIS TO LEARN MORE ABOUT FOOT AND ANKLE PROBLEMS, INCLUDING INJURIES AND ANKLE ARTHRITIS, JOIN DR

CHRISTIAN KIKUCHI FOR A FREE SPEAKING OF HEALTH LECTURE AT THE QUEEN'S MEDICAL CENTER – WEST O'AHU IT'S CALLED "CARING FOR YOUR FEET AND ANKLES" AND IT'S THIS THURSDAY, JUNE 21, FROM 6 – 7 PM THIS IS PART OF QUEEN'S – WEST O'AHU'S MONTHLY LECTURE SERIES FEATURING IMPORTANT HEALTH INFORMATION FOR THE COMMUNITY TO REGISTER, CALL THE QUEEN'S REFERRAL LINE AT 691-7117 OR GO TO QUEENSWESTOAHU

ORG AND CLICK ON "CLASSES AND EVENTS" ON SCREEN: FREE SPEAKING OF HEALTH LECTURE: CARING FOR YOUR FEET AND ANKLES DR CHRISTIAN KIKUCHI THURSDAY, JUNE 21, 6 – 7 PM QUEEN'S – WEST O'AHU CALL 691-7117 KRIS:

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