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1452 Church Street
Decatur, GA 30030


Phone: 404-378-8002
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404-378-8002

1452 Church Street
Decatur, GA 30030

Achilles Tendon Injuries

The Achilles tendon is the largest tendon in the body. It connects the two main calf muscles - the gastrocnemius and soleus - to the heel bone (the calcaneus). Common injuries of the Achilles tendon include tendonitis (inflammation), tendinosis (degeneration), and rupture.