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Tendons are thick cords attaching muscle to bone and enabling different kinds of movements. They are present throughout the musculoskeletal system. Forceful injuries can result in partial or complete rupture of a tendon usually resulting in sudden pain and disability. Find out more about tendons ruptures in different parts of the body and how these conditions are treated:

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Inova
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • J. Robert Gladden Orthopaedic Society
  • DC United
  • Loudoun United
  • American Orthopaedic Association