Ankle arthritis can manifest itself in any of 3 forms – osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis and post traumatic arthritis. Typical symptoms are pain during attempted movement or vigorous activity, tenderness when pressure is applied to the area, joint swelling and difficulty in walking. The ankle braces below have been designed to help manage the pain of this condition, although you should consult with your physician to choose the brace best suited to your activity level and other factors.
The McDavid Ankle Sleeve features a four-way stretch material that facilitates comfort and compression in all directions. It also features Mcdavid’s exclusive 5-needle stitch for a flatter, cleaner and stronger seam. The brace also has an exterior layer of nylon fabric for added durability.
The McDavid Ankle Sleeve / Elastic is made from a breathable non-neoprene knitted elastic material. Using polyester, rubber and nylon as construction materials makes this an ideal choice for those affected by neoprene allergies.
The McDavid Ankle Support With Figure-8 Straps utilizes a wrap-around figure-8 strap design o provide your ankle with comfortable compression and pain relief. It features McDavid’s exclusive 5-needle stitch for flatter and stronger seams, which results in increased comfort for you. It also includes an adjustable hook and loop closure for a customized fit.
The versatile Bio Skin TriLok delivers precision unloading to both medial and lateral structures. Its FootLok™ Strap supports and protects the lateral ligaments, the peroneal tendons, the plantar fascia or the posterior tibial tendon. You can wear the TriLok with almost any type of footwear or even barefoot if you prefer.