Achilles Pain (Achilles Tendonitis)

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An instability in the subtalar joint can push the foot into pronation. This in turn forces the calf muscles to work harder to attempt to keep the foot in a neutral position.

Since the Achilles tendon attaches onto the calf muscle and heel bone this can result in a constant pull and lead to inflammation of the Achilles (Achilles tendonitis). The Achilles is avascular and can be slow to heal. Therefore the condition can be extremely debilitating