Achilles Tendinitis vs Achilles Tendinopathy                   

What is the difference between the two?    

Pain in the Achilles tendon can limit your ability to run or participate in your daily workouts. This pain in the Achilles tendon could be because of Achilles tendinitis or Achilles tendinopathy. In order to get lasting relief from the Achilles tendon pain, it must be diagnosed correctly and the root cause determined. Watch this video below to learn more. 

Dr. Nick Scotto is a leading and trusted physical therapist in Jacksonville, Fl. He founded River City Physical Therapy to better serve the active adults in Jacksonville who want to remain fit, healthy, and happy. Many fitness enthusiasts, runners, and active adults have consulted with Nick looking for a permanent solution to their pain. Through education and specific treatment plans he helps them to heal their body naturally and achieve their goals of returning to the activities they love.