Achilles Tendonitis Treatment in Solihull

 
Treatment of Achilles Tendon Injuries.
  • Shockwave treatment.
  • Electrotherapy.
  • Strength & Conditioning.
  • Biomechanical Assessment.
  • Soft Tissue Treatment.
  • Calf Stretches.

Achilles Tendon Injury Assessment and Treatment.

Achilles Tendonitis is very common in sport or general lifestyle situations.

Achilles Tendinopathy can have many causes that affect the tendon and the tendon sheath (paratenon tissue).

Stiffness of the Achilles and swelling can indicate an Achilles problem.

Tight calf muscles, overpronation and overuse with extended mileage when distance running can all contribute to a painful Achilles tendon.

Careful management needs to be employed if you want a successful recovery.

Chronic conditions may need shockwave therapy and a bespoke rehab programme.

Warning –

Many therapists, especially physiotherapists, give eccentric contractions (lowering heel off a step) as a means of treating the injured Achilles tendon.

This is not advised as it will delay healing and often cause more pain.

This is a protocol taught at university and should only be used after the injury has repaired, not whilst injured.

At Atlas Pain Relief Centre we know how to identify the cause of Achilles Tendinopathy and provide the correct treatment and advice for a speedy recovery.

If you need advice or help with your Achilles please contact reception

Areas Covered

Solihull and nearby districts.

These include Knowle, Birmingham, Hall Green, Shirley, Monkspath, Dickens Heath, Olton and Acocks Green in the West Midlands.

4 Blossomfield Rd,
Solihull,
B91 1LD,
0121 709 5222

Other Clinics;

Tamworth

Atherstone

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