Achilles Tendon Repair Surgery: Before & After Pictures

Updated 10/15/2018

In this video we discuss Achilles tendon injuries, both minor and major..

Achilles injuries can be painful and can stop normal activity as you knew it. Without proper care and treatment, it can become a debilitating chronic condition. This must be avoided at all costs. 

 

UFAI's physicians have decades of experience and expertise in the surgical care of the Achilles tendon and  spur removal related to retrocalcaneal exostosis. 

 

We've helped develop new technologies including special hardware and advanced graft materials that have dramatically advanced reconstruction of Achilles tears and ruptures.

  • Achilles Spur Befor Surgery - University Foot and Ankle Institute
    Achilles Spur After Surgery - University Foot and Ankle Institute

    Achilles Spur Surgery

    Bone spurs are painful growths of bone that can develop at the Achilles tendon attachment. The after photo shows removal of the bone spur and bump to the back of the heel.

  • Achilles Spur Before Surgery - University Foot and Ankle Institute
    Achilles Spur After Surgery - University Foot and Ankle Institute

    Achilles Spur Surgery

    Note the removal of the Achilles spur and decrease in prominence to the back of the heel.

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