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Achilles Tendon Rupture or Tear - Frequently Asked Questions

Last Updated on Mar 16, 2020
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Frequently Asked Questions

1. Who treats Achilles tendon injuries?

An orthopedic surgeon treats this injury.
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2. How can you prevent Achilles tendon tear or rupture?

To prevent this injury follow these tips
  • Stretch / strengthen calf muscles.
  • Do different exercises. Alternate high-impact sports with low-impact sports. Avoid activities that puts excessive stress on Achilles tendons.
  • Choose running surfaces that are not hard or slippery surfaces.
  • Wear proper shoes while exercising or sporting

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manishu

Except sports..What are all the other reasons for achilles tendon rupture????

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