Achilles Tendon Rupture

Achilles tendon is a strong fibrous cord present behind the ankle that connects the calf muscles to heel bone. When the Achilles tendon becomes thin, weak, or if it is not used, it may be susceptible to injury or damage.

Achilles Tendon Rupture


  • Severe pain, swelling, stiffness
  • A popping or snapping sound


  • X-rays
  • Ultrasound
  • MRI

Non-surgical Treatment:

  • Dry Needling
  • Steroid and Hyaluronic Acid Image Guided Injections
  • High Volume Injections
  • Image Guided Calcific Barbotage

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