Achilles

Why You Should Seek Treatment While your Insurance Deductible is Met

It’s time to GET TREATMENT now Before the beginning of the year! 1. Insurance Deductibles Are Usually Met by Now: Most patients don’t strategize in regards to their insurance deductibles. Most of us have met our deductibles or our max out of pocket making it a very good time of year to have things taken care of medically. So whether it’s a nagging physical ailment or another medical problem act now before the end of the year to save yourself some money. 2.

Achilles Tendon Rupture

Achilles Tendon Rupture The Achilles tendon is a strong fibrous tissue connected to the gastrocnemius muscle in the back of the lower leg.  It connects to the calcaneous bone of the foot, at the heel.  The muscle is important in running, jumping and cutting activities as well as simply when walking. In an Achilles tendon rupture, the fibrous tissue is torn, typically from an overstretching or fast movement with the lower extremities.  A loud popping sound may be heard, as well