Achilles Surgery Center Serving Torrance

Everyone, from the world's best athlete to the average home body, can suffer an Achilles tendon injury. Although it is the strongest tendon in the body, it is also the most prone to injury. If you have injured your Achilles tendon, get the same superb treatments that the top athletes, dancers, and performers in Los Angeles enjoy.

Achilles Injury Institute of Torrance is a subdivision of University Foot & Ankle Institute (UFAI). UFAI's Achilles Injury Institute of Torrance provides 24/7 podiatric treatment at their urgent care facility in Torrance. We are home to some of the best Achilles tendon surgeons in Los Angeles, including:

Injuries to the Achilles tendon can keep you off your feet in the long term. Fortunately, the trained Achilles surgeons at UFAI's Achilles Injury Institute of Torrance provide the highest level of care for all of the injuries that can affect your Achilles tendon.

Achilles Tendon Injuries/Conditions Treated in Torrance:

There are a wide range of conservative care and surgical treatments available for treating injuries to the Achilles. We use all the latest and most effective treatments to get you over your injury and back to your life. Our Torrance office is easy to get to, just a short distance from Pacific Coast Highway.

Achilles Tendon Treatment Options Offered at Torrance:


If you suffer an acute Achilles rupture, you can have it repaired at our emergency facility at any time of the day or night. Seeking treatment immediately is important with these types of injuries, as it can help you avoid potential complications. Along with our first-rate staff and convenient location, we also offer the latest in advanced diagnostic equipment and physical therapy services.

Achilles Surgery Center of Torrance

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

Whether you are suffering from Achilles tendonitis or a total tendon tear, the Achilles surgeons here at the UFAI's Achilles Injury Institute of Torrance are here to help you. Come visit us today and put Achilles pain in the rearview once and for all.

Contact Us:
University Foot and Ankle Institute Torrance
Foot/Ankle Urgent Care: 877-501-0193
UFAI Torrance Office: 310-546-3161
2990 Lomita Blvd. Ste. B
Torrance, CA 90505

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Achilles Tendon Injury: When to See the Achilles Specialist

The Achilles tendon is the strongest tendon in the body. It connects the calf muscle to the heel bone. Even though it is the strongest tendon, it is still one of the most commonly injured body parts, especially in athletes. Although some injuries to the Achilles tendon require surgery, most of them heal on their own....


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