The goal of this procedure is to remove the damaged part of the Achilles tendon. Once the unhealthy part of the tendon has been removed, the remaining tendon is repaired with sutures or stitches to complete the operation..

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These lists are not inclusive of all conditions and procedures. In order to obtain a complete and accurate diagnosis, a physician should assess your individual situation. Following diagnosis, your physician will discuss appropriate treatment options with you – both surgical and non-surgical. Schedule an appointment with an Orthopedic ONE physician.