Achilles tendon injuries may include a rupture, also known as a tear. Early treatment at Shriners Children's for an Achilles tendon tear works best and can help prevent more injury.
Shriners Children's provides pro-level care for injured young athletes in our sports medicine clinics. Seeing a doctor right away can stop an injury from getting worse and help avoid long-lasting damage.
Medical Center https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/Locations/Lexington
Pediatric specialty care for children throughout Kentucky and beyond
Outpatient Facility https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/Locations/Florida
Pediatric specialty care for children throughout Florida.
Tendon ruptures are partial or complete tears of the band-like tissue that connects to muscles and bones. Shriners Children's offers a variety of treatment including imaging, splinting, surgery and rehabilitation therapy.
Pediatric specialty care for children throughout Louisiana and beyond
Medical Center https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/Locations/Erie
Pediatric specialty care for children throughout Pennsylvania and beyond
Ambulatory Care https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/en/Locations/Twin-Cities
Pediatric specialty care for children throughout Minnesota and beyond
Pediatric specialty care for children throughout Washington and beyond
The Shriners Children's locations in the Pacific Northwest are designed with convenience in mind for patients and their families.