Achilles Tendon Surgeons Serving Santa Monica

There are a number of conditions that can afflict the Achilles tendon. Connecting the muscles of the calf to the bones of the heel, the Achilles tendon is the strongest tendon in the body. It is also the most prone to injury. If you have Achilles tendon pain, get the same great care that the top dancers, athletes, and performers in Los Angeles enjoy.

Achilles Injury Institute of Santa Monica is a subdivision of University Foot & Ankle Institute (UFAI). UFAI's Achilles Injury Institute of Santa Monica provides 24-hour podiatric treatment at their urgent care facility in Santa Monica. We are home to some of the best Achilles tendon surgeons around, including:

Injuries to the Achilles tendon can be as debilitating as they are common. Fortunately, the trained Achilles surgeon at the UFAI's Achilles Injury Institute of Santa Monica provide the highest level of care for all of the injuries that can affect your Achilles Tendon, from the relatively minor to the most severe

Achilles Tendon Injuries/Conditions Treated in Santa Monica:

An Achilles injury can be treated using a wide range of conservative care and surgical treatments. Our podiatrists are trained in all the latest and most effective treatments to get you back on your feet again. Our Santa Monica office is easy to get to, snuggled between the I-10 and I-405 freeways and just a couple miles from the beach.

If you suffer an Achilles rupture, you can visit our emergency facility at any time to make sure it is repaired in a timely manner by a skilled Achilles tendon surgeon. This is important with these types of injuries in order to reduce the risk of complications. Along with our top-notch staff and convenient location, we also offer the latest in advanced diagnostic equipment and physical therapy services.

Achilles Surgery Center of Santa Monica

UFAI's Achilles Injury Institute of Santa Monica provides podiatry services to Santa Monica and surrounding cities:

Whether you are suffering from Achilles tendonitis or a full-blown tendon rupture, the Achilles surgeons here at the UFAI's Achilles Injury Institute of Santa Monica are here to help you. Come visit us today and remind yourself how good it feels to be free of Achilles tendon pain.

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UFAI's Achilles Injury Institute of Santa Monica
Achilles Injury Urgent Care: 1-877-501-0193
UFAI Santa Monica Office: (877) 975-8669
2121 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 101
Santa Monica, California 90403

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