How your podiatrists in Sterling Heights, MI, can help with Achilles tendon and heel pain
The Achilles tendon does some important things, including moving your foot. When your Achilles tendon is tight, it can cause pain in your foot, especially your heel.
Dr. Kyle Sundblad and Dr. Sadegh Arab at Advanced Foot, Ankle & Wound Care, in Sterling Heights, MI, offer total foot care, including treatment of Achilles tendon problems and heel pain.
Tightness in your Achilles tendon can happen from:
Some of the most common Achilles tendon-related conditions include:
You can do a lot to prevent tightness and injury to your Achilles tendon. Remember to:
Increase the intensity of your activities gradually, as you improve your physical conditioning. This helps keep you from overusing or injuring the Achilles tendon.
For moderate to severe Achilles tendon and heel pain, it’s best to visit a specialist, your podiatrist. Common Achilles tendon treatments include:
Achilles tendon tightness can cause substantial heel pain, making it difficult to walk and perform your daily activities. Your podiatrist can help you feel better.
To learn more about the treatment of Achilles tendon and heel pain, talk with the experts. Call Dr. Kyle Sundblad and Dr. Sadegh Arab at Advanced Foot, Ankle & Wound Care, in Sterling Heights, MI, at (586) 731-7873. Call today!