Anonymous 

Review for Achilles Tendinitis

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 200 lbs
  • 5' 7"
  • Dublin, GA
15
Apr2016
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 0-4 hours
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Repeat injury? No
  • Runner No
  • Doctor/Care Giver Dr. Deeves

Treatment Ratings

    Improved
    Compression Socks, Orthotics, Supportive Shoes
    Not Improved
    Strengthening Exercises, Stretching, Night splint, Rest, Boot, Acupuncture, Massage, Ice, Physical Therapy, NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs
    Worsened
    Dry Needling

Pain started in bottom of foot Progressed to back of heel and spur formed. Tried cortizone pills, dry needling, physical therapy, and night splint along with orthotic shoes. No long-term success with any treatment.


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