For the Health if It: Understanding Gait Dysfunction

Tyler Ryan learns about the diagnosis and treatment of Gait Dysfunction

LEXINGTON SC (WOLO) — Gait dysfunctions are changes in your normal walking pattern.  Most commonly, it is related to aging, medication side effects, pain, post-op asymmetry, range of motion of joints, muscle strength, neurological conditions like stroke, Multiple Sclerosis, ataxia due to brain tumor, vertigo, neuropathy, or paralysis of foot, etc. Approximately 17% of falls are due to abnormality in gait….