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Health Encyclopedia Achilles tendon repair 02/18/2015 ()
Achilles tendon rupture-surgery; Percutaneous Achilles tendon rupture repair Description: To fix your torn Achilles tendon, the surgeon will: Make a cut down the back of your heel Make several small cuts rather than one large cut After that, the surgeon will: Bring the ends of your tendon together Sew the ends together Stitch the wound closed Why the Procedure is Performed: Before surgery is considered, you and your doctor will talk about ways to take care of your Achilles tendon rupture .

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