8 doctors weighed in:
What can you do for cardio exercise if you have Achilles tendonitis?
8 doctors weighed in

4 doctors agree
In brief: Airdyne Bike
An airdyne bike has foot rests and handles for upper body motion.
Swimming would also be recommended.

In brief: Airdyne Bike
An airdyne bike has foot rests and handles for upper body motion.
Swimming would also be recommended.
Dr. Angelo Mitsos
Dr. Angelo Mitsos
Thank
2 doctors agree
In brief: Water exercise
Swimming or water aerobics are particular good for people who have sore joints or tendon problems.
Start gradually and build up (as with any exercise).

In brief: Water exercise
Swimming or water aerobics are particular good for people who have sore joints or tendon problems.
Start gradually and build up (as with any exercise).
Dr. CHERYL COLDWATER
Dr. CHERYL COLDWATER
Thank
Dr. Mathew John
Podiatry
2 doctors agree
In brief: Swim
Achilles tendonitis can be aggravated with running, walking, stairmaster, aerobic exercises.
Swimming is an excellent way to get cardio exercise in while not stressing the achilles tendon.

In brief: Swim
Achilles tendonitis can be aggravated with running, walking, stairmaster, aerobic exercises.
Swimming is an excellent way to get cardio exercise in while not stressing the achilles tendon.
Dr. Mathew John
Dr. Mathew John
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Warren Strudwick
Board Certified, Sports Medicine
26 years in practice
490K people helped
Continue
107,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors