The recovery time for Achilles tendon surgery is six months, according to WebMD. Expect to wear a cast for the first six to 12 weeks of recovering from surgery. Most surgeries do not take place until the swelling comes d... More »

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The recovery period for an Achilles tendon surgery is approximately six months but can vary based on the patient's overall health condition, age and ability to rehabilitate, explains WebMD. Patients commonly wear a cast ... More »

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After most outpatient cataract surgeries, the patient can expect her vision to begin improving and becoming clearer about a day or two after the surgery. However, she is likely to experience quite blurry vision for a sho... More »

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The recovery period for an Achilles tendon surgery is approximately six months but can vary based on the patient's overall health condition, age and ability to rehabilitate, explains WebMD. Patients commonly wear a cast ... More »

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The lengthening of the Achilles tendon through surgery is done to extend a tight Achilles tendon, according to American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society. A successful procedure improves the patient's range of motion in t... More »

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Treatment options for Achilles tendon injuries include rest, ice, compression, elevation and anti-inflammatory pain medications, as listed by WebMD. Patients can also use a heel lift shoe insert or complete strengthening... More »

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The best ways to treat an Achilles tendon injury include ice packs, an elastic bandage wrap, taking ibuprofen, resting and doing some stretching exercises, according to WebMD. Most often the above treatments take care of... More »

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