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Achillies Paratendonosis

Posted by Cindi D. on 7/03/02 at 02:28 (089002)

Will ESWT work on Achillies Paratendonosis and chronic achillies tendonitis?
Thank you,
Cindi

Re: Achillies Paratendonosis

Dr. Zuckerman on 7/03/02 at 21:38 (089071)

Yes it can used for these problems.

Re: Achillies Paratendonosis

Dr David Lee on 7/17/02 at 10:58 (089870)

yes. I have performed ESWT on a good number of patients and the success has been better than with Plantarfasciitis. This is best performed using the EPOS because of the ultrasound technology to visualize the tendon and the insertion point.

Re: Achillies Paratendonosis

Dr. Zuckerman on 7/03/02 at 21:38 (089071)

Yes it can used for these problems.

Re: Achillies Paratendonosis

Dr David Lee on 7/17/02 at 10:58 (089870)

yes. I have performed ESWT on a good number of patients and the success has been better than with Plantarfasciitis. This is best performed using the EPOS because of the ultrasound technology to visualize the tendon and the insertion point.