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Suggest treatment for sore achilles tendon

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Posted on Mon, 18 May 2015
Question: Hi I have a sore achilles tendon. After walking alot then resting and walking again the area where my achilles tendon is located is very sore. I do not recall doing anything to have damaged this area. What might be wrong and what type of Dr. should I see, a podiatrist, orthopedist or general practitioner.
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Answered by Dr. Vaibhav Gandhi (1 hour later)
Brief Answer:
there can be inflammation of tendo achallis .

Detailed Answer:
Hello
I have read your query.
There is possibility of hag lund deformity leading to tendon achallis irritation.
Another possibility of sprain to tendon.
you can consult orthopaedic surgeon for appropriate treatment.
I hope I have answered your questions. If you have further questions please feel free to contact us. I will be happy to answer. Take care.
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Brief Answer: there can be inflammation of tendo achallis . Detailed Answer: Hello I have read your query. There is possibility of hag lund deformity leading to tendon achallis irritation. Another possibility of sprain to tendon. you can consult orthopaedic surgeon for appropriate treatment. I hope I have answered your questions. If you have further questions please feel free to contact us. I will be happy to answer. Take care.