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What's the best way to recover from a torn tendon in the foot?

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In brief: Tendon tear

If it is a horizontal tear, surgical repair is appropriate.
If it is a split tear in the tendon, immobilization and physical therapy can heal the injury. We also use platelet rich plasma injections to facilitate healing of the injury.

In brief: Tendon tear

If it is a horizontal tear, surgical repair is appropriate.
If it is a split tear in the tendon, immobilization and physical therapy can heal the injury. We also use platelet rich plasma injections to facilitate healing of the injury.
Dr. Robert Kornfeld
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