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Achilles Tendonitis Treatment in Vancouver

Blog by Vancouver Orthotics, Hycroft Medical Building (114-3195 Granville St @ 16th Ave) | May 17th, 2010

Achilles Tendonitis is tendinitis (inflammation of a tendon) of the achilles tendon, generally precipitated by overuse of the affected limb and is more common among athletes training under less than ideal conditions. Poor footwear, faulty foot mechanics and repetitive strain are the most common causes of this condition. Achilles tendonitis responds well to rest, ice, massage and correction of faulty foot mechanics with the use of custom orthotic inserts/shoes.

Relief for Achilles Tendonitis pain is available!

Achilles Tendonitis - Achilles tendinitis is inflammation of the tendon, generally due to overuse of the affected limb or as part of a strain injury. More common is Achilles tendinosis, a degenerative condition with inflammation of the tendon, often accompanied by pain and swelling of the surrounding tissue and paratendon.

Achilles Tendonitis can be successfully treatment with the support of custom orthotic inserts!

Achilles Tendonitis Treatment in Vancouver
Vancouver Achilles Tendonitis - 114-3195 Granville St
Burnaby Achilles Tendonitis- 4416 Dawson St
West Vancouver Orthotics - 2121 Marine Drive

Have your questions about Achilles Tendonitis answered by Dr. Michael Horowitz by calling 604-737-3668 or by filling out the form below. He will respond promptly.

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