Achilles Tendinitis vs Achilles Tendinopathy

Achilles Tendinitis vs Achilles Tendinopathy

   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. 

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Pain in the back of the Heel

Pain in the back of the Heel

How To Treat Pain In Back Of Heel (Achilles)   

 

Pain in the back of the Achilles tendon and lower heel can make it difficult to run and even walk at times. Pain in the Achilles tendon could be either be Achilles tendinitis or Achilles tendinopathy.  Getting to the root cause of the Achilles tendon pain is the key to lasting relief and running pain-free. Watch this video below to learn more about insertional Achilles tendinopathy.