The lower leg consists of two bones and contains the origins of muscles used for the ankle and foot. It also contains the nerves that continue to the ankle and foot. The lower leg is involved in weight bearing movements such as running, jumping and twisting so injuries are common. Surgery is sometimes required and physiotherapy can be an effective way of rehabilitating the lower leg after surgery.
At Physio.co.uk our specialised physiotherapists can rehabilitate patients following lower leg surgery.The common lower leg surgeries that Physio.co.uk treat are:
Your physiotherapist at Physio.co.uk will assess you and develop an individualised rehabilitation programme for you to improve movement in the lower leg and to strengthen the surrounding muscle so that you can return to normal function as soon as possible.
For more information about lower leg surgery and the rehabilitation process contact us or call 0330 088 7800.