Foot & Ankle

 

Minimally Invasive Achilles Tendon Repair

This surgery is performed to treat Achilles tendinitis. Achilles tendon attaches calf muscles to heel bone. It is the thickest tendon in the human body. The tendon can be torn when being overloaded. The minimally Invasive surgery will incise an opening at the base of calf. The surgeon will then locate the torn part of Achilles tendon and suture the torn part. This surgery has low infection risk and high healing rate.   

 

Foot & Ankle Arthroscopy

This surgery is performed to treat ankle joint pathological problems such as osteochondritis dissecans, loose bodies and synovitis. It can also treat Achilles tendonitis and plantar fasciitis. During the surgery, the surgeon will insert an arthroscope into the target tissue. The arthroscope will project images of the target structure in a monitor. The surgeon will start treatment by observing the images.

 

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