Here's a VIDEO of a TECHNIQUE for treating ACHILLES TENDON PAIN when there is a SURAL NERVE aspect.
The SURAL NERVE can produce pain in the Achilles tendon region and around the lateral aspect of the HEEL and FOOT.
With precise technique between tension and translation, you can slide the nerve over the malleolus.
This is an anomalous one in which it passes more anteriorly than usual. Whilst not always symptomatic, technique for testing this is important because just doing the neurodynamic test may not find the mechanism.
Here's what happens with the BRACHIAL PLEXUS when we MOVE IT. You also learn to DIAGNOSE and TREAT SUPRASCAPULAR NERVE disorders for SHOULDER PAIN on our newly released ADVANCED courses.