Logo for for The Orthopaedic Center for Foot and Ankle Reconstruction

Phone: 757-889-6580

Southside

100 Kingsley Lane, Suite 300
Norfolk, VA 23505

Peninsula

12720 McManus Blvd, Suite 203
Newport News, VA 23602

Achilles Tendon Injuries

The Achilles tendon is the largest tendon in the body. It connects the two main calf muscles - the gastrocnemius and soleus - to the heel bone (the calcaneus). Common injuries of the Achilles tendon include tendonitis (inflammation), tendinosis (degeneration), and rupture.

Request an Appointment