Achilles tendinitis (also called tendinitis of the heel) is something that can come on swiftly -- even if it's due to extended strain and overuse. Chiropractic adjustments have been shown to provide drug-free pain relief in such cases, not to mention help the body mend itself so the condition is relieved.
Achilles tendinitis occurs when the Achilles tendon (the largest tendon in the body) becomes irritated and/or inflamed. Your Achilles tendon undergoes tremendous strain, especially if you're a runner or an athlete.
One option for Achilles pain is chiropractic treatment. Active Release Therapy (ART) is
And one of the best ways to do this is with a treatment technique called Active Release (ART). ART, the gold standard in Achilles pain relief. This treatment will help break-up any existent scar tissue in your tendon, not to mention your leg and foot as well. It's a great way to feel better in a hurry!
Chiropractic treatment can also help your stiff joints (especially in your ankles and feet), areas that typically go along with Achilles tendon injuries. It’s a one-two punch combination for the treatment of Achilles pain. Contact Scorca Chiropractic to learn more about how our treatments can help you!