Patient Education

Achilles Tendon Xanthomas

Deposits of cholesterol, known as xanthomas, can accumulate in the Achilles tendon as a result of high cholesterol levels in the body. The tiny lumps can be alleviated by general…

Patient Education

Achilles Tendinitis

Achilles Tendinitis: (also spelled Achilles Tendonitis) The Achilles is the human body’s strongest and thickest tendon and runs down the calf on the backside of the lower leg, connecting the…