Achilles Pain

Achilles pain is one of the many common conditions here at Canberra Podiatry. It can be caused by abnormal foot motion, calf flexibility injury or if you have done too much activity in a short amount of time. Achilles pain can also be caused by wearing high heels, standing all day or from running. Our treatment options for Achilles pain here at Canberra Podiatry includes:

  • Biomechanical test and diagnosis of abnormal foot function
  • Referral for ultrasound or MRI if required
  • Footwear prescription
  • Orthotic therapy
  • Shockwave therapy
  • Strengthening and specific Achilles exercises
  • Calf flexibility programs