Foot & Ankle Urgent Care
Same Day Appointments
Speedbridge-Repair Speedbridge-Repair

Speedbridge Repair

Achilles tendinosos is very common ailment causing pain in the posterior leg. It is often associated with “Haglund’s deformity” and Retrocalcaneal exostosis.

Speedbridge-Repair
Speedbridge-Repair

All these conditions can be related to fat atrophy with less padding at the ball of the foot. Most over the counter orthotic stop at the metatarsal not helping or supporting the foot in this condition.

The Achilles speedbridge system is then used to reattach the achilles tendon securely on the freshened calcaneus. This repair enables an hourglass pattern of FiberTape suture to be laid over the tendon’s distal end in a completely knotless 4-anchor configuration. The Achilles SpeedBridge repair provides rigid tendon fixation with improved tendon-to-bone contact such that immediate postoperative weightbearing and range of motion are possible.
Treatment usually resection of the bony prominence (before and after pictures above) after careful reflection of the achilles tendon from the calcaneus. Debridement of the achilles tendon is all often required to remove all diseased tendon.

The Achilles speedbridge system is then used to reattach the achilles tendon securely on the freshened calcaneus. This repair enables an hourglass pattern of FiberTape suture to be laid over the tendon’s distal end in a completely knotless 4-anchor configuration. The Achilles SpeedBridge repair provides rigid tendon fixation with improved tendon-to-bone contact such that immediate postoperative weightbearing and range of motion are possible.

Call us or book online today to schedule a consult with our experienced Physician & Surgeons

COVID-19 Latest Update

Meet Our Board Certified Podiatrist

Our doctor, specialize in Trauma/Injury/Fractures, Diabetic Foot Care, Foot and Ankle Medicine and Surgery, Pediatric Foot Care, Wound Care,, Arthritic Foot & Ankle, Custom Orthotics, Geriatric Foot Care, Ingrown Nails, Fall Prevention, Hammertoes, Sports Medicine, Bunions, Fungal Nails, Foot & Ankle Pain, and Flatfoot.

Revisional Surgery
DPM, FACFAS

Dr. Martins has been trained in both Canada and the United States, mastering the art of foot and ankle surgery.

Bunion Surgery

Insurance & Forms Of Payment

Podiatry services are covered by most insurance plans. We understand the process of submitting your claim and have the expertise to ensure rapid submission of your claim. For most patients, the experience of having their medical treatments paid for by the insurance company is an effortless and smooth process.

We also take Visa, Mastercard, Debit, Discover, Check and Cash. All Service and Products HSA or Flex spending accounts can be used. Receipt will be provided. We do not accept Medicaid as a secondary to PPO/ HMO or any combined medicare plans.

  • BCBS
  • Medicare
  • Paramount
  • Priority
  • HAP
  • Meridian

Debbie Palmer

Dave

Lori Pifer

    Calm And Patient

    I had slipped and fallen on my right foot and leg. I went to Urgent Care the next day and after they patched up the cuts and scrapes they…

    Achilles Repair (PARS)

    Very Friendly And Professional

    Everyone was very very friendly and personable, Dr. Martin very friendly and very knowledgeable, you just get the gut feeling he knows what he…

    Achilles Repair (PARS)

    Very Knowledgeable And Easy

    Dr. Martin has been fantastic. He is VERY knowledgeable. Takes time to explain everything and make sure you have no questions. His staff…

    Achilles Repair (PARS)

Foot And Ankle Treatments In Michigan

For our patient’s convenience, we offer our service for Speedbridge repair in Adrian, MISpeedbridge repair in Ann Arbor, MI, and Speedbridge repair in Jackson, MI locations. We have our own digital x-ray, MRI, Cat-scan, and ultrasound equipment at many of our podiatry clinics. Our on-site podiatric physical therapy clinics allow for constant communication between the physicians and physical therapists, ensuring the most effective therapy and successful recovery for our patients.

call maps-and-flags calendar instagram linkedin-letters youtube twitter pinterest cross-mark checked menu-three-lines arrow-left arrow-right arrow-up arrow-down arrow-right2 left-arrow-circular-filled right-arrow-circular-filled play-button checked-1 music-player-play right-quotation-mark profile-user medical-call medical-availability pdf treatment appointment diagnosis follow-up foot-condition review location-pin-outline search-1 fax-top-view mark-as-favorite-star email accesibility