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.
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 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.
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