How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr. Chip Your Own Question
Dr. Chip
Dr. Chip, Board Certified Physician
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 36076
Experience:  20 yrs. in practice, includinge surgery, general medicine, addiction medicine and pain.
Type Your Medical Question Here...
Dr. Chip is online now
This answer was rated:

i work in a pub and suffer from sever pain in both ankles for

days after working 8 hours... Show More
days after working 8 hours i am 55 yrs old what can i do to improve ? rubber mats on floor of pub on top of concrete
Show Less
Ask Your Own Medical Question
Hi--have you had a doctor study your ankles?
Customer reply replied 4 years ago.

had doctor look at them sayes I have psoireartritis in joints and gave me difene but not helping only a bit

James--how long has this been a problem and have you had x-rays or MRI's of your ankles?
Customer reply replied 4 years ago.

just difene aqbout10 yrs

Well James you need the MRI's and a referral to a physiatrist--a physical medicine and rehabilitation MD specialist--for treatment that can help with this. You'll also need shoe inserts and perhaps ankle braces for the time being