After an extended break in regular training over the holiday period and a sudden return to sports our Podiatrists always see an increase in achilles tendon and calf muscle complaints.
Do you want to avoid becoming another injury statistic?
Here is our top 5 preventative tips to prevent Achilles Tendinopathy!
Are you living with foot drop, chronic ankle instability, posterior tibial tendon dysfunction, or even complex neurological conditions such as cerebral palsy or post stoke neurological change?
At Rural Health we have a lightweight and comfortable solution that will fit within your everyday footwear, aiding in restoring mobility!
What is a CAM Walker?
A Controlled Ankle Movement (CAM) Walker AKA Moonboot is designed to immobilise and offload the ankle & foot allowing damaged bone or soft-tissues to heal.
Why have I been prescribed a CAM walker?
Whether you have sustained a severe ligament/tendon overstrain, tear or rupture, fractured a foot/ankle bone or have a non-healing chronic wound a CAM walker will prevent excessive loading and movement of the affected tissues supporting healing. CAM Walker wear is typically part of longer term management in conjunction with a subjective rehabilitation plan. Conditions or injuries commonly involving CAM walker immobilisation in treatment include:
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