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Achilles Tendon Injuries: What they are and how they're treated

The Achilles tendon is the thickest and strongest tendon in the body and can withstand 1,000 pounds of force. But when injured or painful, it can put an  swift end to your mobility.


Dr Martins has decades of experience with Achilles tendon care and offers the most technologically advanced treatments available. 

Understanding Achilles Tendon Pain


Achilles pain can develop for many reasons and with proper assessment and treatment can prevent more serious condition

Chronic Achilles Tendonosis


Achilles tendonosis is long term condition related to degeneration, micro tearing and scar tissue

Achilles Tendon Rupture


Achilles tendon ruptures  or partial are common injuries in sports or trauma.

Treatment Options for Achilles Tendonitis


Accurate diagnosis and proper treatment is essential for smooth and painful movement

PRP for Achilles Tendonitis


Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) uses your own growth factors to heal hard to treat tendonitis

Achilles Tendonitis


Achilles tendonitis is an inflammation of the tendon sheath related to repetitive motion and biomechanics

Stim Cell Treatment


Composite amniotic tissue membrane 

reduces  scar tissue formation, modulates inflammation in the surgical site, enhances healing.

Orthotic Therapy


Properly made orthotics will help reduced strain of the tendon, aid in repair and align the lower extermity

Gastroc Recession Release


Powerful procedure that can be beneficial for many foot and ankle conditions. Reducing the pull and traction of the Achilles tendon 

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