Treating Calcaneous Fractures / Heel Bone Fractures

Calcaneous fractures refers to fractures of the heel bone. There are many fractures that fall under this category, such as stable, displaced, open, closed, and comminuted fractures. Fractures can be sustained through a variety of activities, but commonly occur due to high impact collisions, falls, or twists. Some of the symptoms of a calcaneous fracture are pain, bruising, and heel deformity. There are both surgical and nonsurgical treatments available to patients, depending on the extent of the fracture.

Dr. Gerken brings years of knowledge and experience examining and treating calcaneous fractures. He has developed a new approach to treating and providing relief for heel bone fractures, and is dedicated to getting you walking again—free of pain!

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Huntington Beach

19582 Beach Boulevard, Suite 306
Huntington Beach, CA 92648

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Irvine, CA 92618

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Mission Viejo

South Orange County Orthopaedics, Inc.
26730 Crown Valley Pkwy
Mission Viejo, CA 92691

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22 Corporate Plaza Drive
Newport Beach, CA 92660

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