Mobilising the Ankle
If there is restrictions or flexibility issues at the ankle joint as a result of an injury, inflammation or tissue damage it may restrict range of motion and result in deficits to strength, stability , proprioception / somatosensory , flexibility , gait and function. Then joint mobilization technique may be utilized to correct or assist in restoring function to a hypo mobile joint.
If not corrected this limited range of motion will disturb normal joint arthrokinematics and could effect a patients performance. This is where an experienced Soft Tissue Therapist can be very effective and helpful in Mobilising The Ankle Joint.