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advice for achilles soreness


I am a competitive runner and have achilles tendon soreness.
It is not severe but I would like some professional advice, espeically about possibly getting orthodics.
I don’t know who I should see- PT? Podiastrist? Orthapedist? Whats the difference?


  1. Hi, i had surgery on july 15th/not walking i am in a wheel chair. after my surgeon took my stitches out my wound open its open//showing my tendon..i attend a wound care center twice a week. i am in a wheel chair no boot at this point in time. have to get my tissues to regrow its filling it slowly.. i was told i need new grandualted tissues/saw a plastic surgeon because i will need a graft but the plastic surgeon need to know if my tendon is still in tact before he do this/what he will have to do is take tissue out my back and put in talk about pain and aches.. I just wanna know did anyone go through this delimea i am going through. i tore my achilles running playing not for exercise i was a walker at one time did alot of walking and jogging i have gained alot of weight so running with some flip flops on was what did it for me. and i havent walked in about 2 months .does anyone keep their feet elevated mine swells up on me daily if i dont keep it up !! please help some of my pain .i am think some doctor did some thing malpractice.But it c ould be he did everything right but i am concern!!!! PLEASE HELP ME!!