Best Braces for Achilles Tendonitis

HOW CAN I RELIEVE PAIN AND DISCOMFORT CAUSED FROM ACHILLES TENDONITIS?

Achilles tendonitis refers to inflammation of the Achilles tendon and occurs due to repetitive loading of the connective tissue. It commonly affects runners and jumpers due to to the frequent repetition of the same movements. Symptoms usually include stiffness, pain, redness and swelling of the area that is affected.

Bauerfeind’s high-quality supports and braces engineered with medical-grade compression are designed to reduce the symptoms of Achilles tendonitis, such as swelling and pain. You will experience a therapeutic combination of stabilisation and enhanced blood circulation for healing during movement. Our special knit material is very gentle on the skin and allows for a comfortable brace to complement your recovery process.

Two good ankle braces for achilles tendonitis include the AchilloTrain and AchilloTrain Pro ankle supports which stabilise the foot.

 

HOW TO TREAT PAIN CAUSED BY ACHILLES TENDONITIS

  • Regularly apply ice packs in the first few days to the affected area to help reduce swelling and pain.
  • Do plenty of balance and strengthening exercises for healing and prevent risks of re-injury. Your doctor can recommend a physical therapist to teach you what to do.
  • Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications and analgesic may be helpful.
  • Severe or persistent pain should be investigated by your doctor.

    Play it safe: Consult a doctor if you experience unusually intense and persistent tendonitis pain.

BEST BRACES FOR ACHILLES TENDONITIS


AchilloTrain Pro ANKLE SUPPORT

A premium brace that provides a supportive massaging effect to soothe chronic pain, irritation and inflammation of the Achilles tendon.

$169.95

The AchilloTrain Pro Achilles support combines the best in German medical engineering and medical-grade compression to provide you with added stability and pain relief of the Achilles tendon.

This ankle support features a unique wing shaped pad which massages your muscles and tendon every time you move, helping to reduce inflammation and pain.

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AchilloTrain Ankle Support

Active Achilles ankle support with an integrated heel cushion to brace and provide pain relief of the Achilles tendon.

$169.95

The AchilloTrain incorporates the latest in sports science technology to form an active ankle brace that relieves the Achilles tendon.

The ankle brace provides a threefold therapeutic effect: it relieves Achilles tendon pain, distributes pressure evenly to reduce impact, and produces a soothing massage effect that helps prevent fluid build-up.

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How can I prevent Achilles tendonitis?

Complete strengthening and stretching exercises for your Achilles tendon before and after exercise to help maintain flexibility. It’s also important to strengthen and stretch your calf muscles.