Achilles Tendon Injuries
Top Washington D.C., Maryland, and Northern Virginia Orthopedic Surgeons Specializing in Achilles Tendon Injuries
The Achilles tendons are thick and powerful bands of fibrous tissue. They connect your calf muscles to your heel bones. The tendons help you walk, run and jump. And that means they are under a lot of stress, making injuries to the Achilles tendons common.