Why Plantar Fasciitis Surgery Is Not For You.

For patients who experience severe heel pain, you might think surgery is a final option that could provide long-awaited relief. In fact it shouldn’t be in consideration at all. All cheaper and effective options should be exhausted prior to altering your foot mechanics permanently with release surgery.  Here’s a basic hierarchy of non-surgical treatment options: … Read more

Treatment for Plantar Fasciitis – Pain Relief for a Degenerative Condition

When you feel heel pain a natural response is to run to the medicine cabinet and to take something for the ache, but that response could be dragging out your recovery process. Here are a few common pain relievers and why they aren’t necessarily the most direct route to longterm pain relief. OTC Anti-Inflammatory Drugs For … Read more