A 26-year-old male asked:
prof. athlete out for 18 months due to achilles pain at tendon insertion probably caused by a levaquin (levofloxacin) rx. recent mri shows nothing. what's next step?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Robert Waskowitz answered
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Physio and lift: Specific physical therapy modalities (ultrasound with iontophoresis) stretching and gradual eccentric strengthening with a heel lift can be helpful, also lots of cross-training.
Answered on Nov 16, 2014
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