A common injury we treat here. Depending on the severity, we may utilize diagnostic ultrasound to evaluate for more significant injury including tearing of muscle fibers. If you recently suffered a calf strain or calf muscle tear.
Calf Strain Treatment and Recommendations
- We recommend wearing a compression sleeve
- We recommend heel lifts for a short time
- We use specific manual therapy on and around the area including ART (active release technique)
- We like early eccentric strengthening with lateral movements and flat foot contacts as early rehabilitation.
- We use high intensity laser therapy
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