FAQ – Why Ankle Swelling

What Causes My Ankles to Swell?

Swelling in the legs, ankles and feet, also called edema, is most commonly due to high blood pressure, heart and lung disease, and problems with the veins in the legs.  If left untreated, swelling in the lower limbs can cause pain and even open wounds.  If you have persistent ankle swelling, contact our office for immediate treatment.