A member asked:

Bad heel pain since tendon repair surgery in ankle now gone over on ankle again and cant weight bear can anyone give me advice please?

2 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. John Chiu answered

Specializes in Allergy and Immunology

This is something you need to discuss with the surgeon who repaired the tendon. In the meanwhile, try to avoid antibiotic in the quinolone family since it may weaken your tendon further.

Answered Sep 28, 2016



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Dr. David Moats answered

Specializes in Podiatry

Please see your surgeon for follow up. Conservative treatments to reduce your pain could include a tens unit or MLS Laser treatments.

Answered Oct 17, 2014



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