When is it time to get surgery for plantar fasciitis?

Answer On One Hand: Usually, Surgery is not NecessaryPlantar fasciitis is a tear in the ligament in the bottom of the foot, which causes a painful burning, stabbing or aching pain in the heel. Usually, th... Read More »

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How to Recover From Plantar Fasciitis Surgery?

Surgery to relieve plantar fasciitis is recommended for only a small number of patients when all conservative treatment has failed. Surgery is usually done as an out-patient procedure. The recovery... Read More »

Plantar Fasciitis?

How bad is it? I had PF from running -- I went to see an athletic podiatrist who gave me great advice and it is completely gone now! He recommended orthodics, taping your arches and stretching. I t... Read More »

Tai Chi for Plantar Fasciitis?

Plantar fasciitis is a painful inflammation of the tissue (fascia) that gives the arch of the foot its shape. There are a number of treatments for this condition, including stretching, massage and ... Read More »

What is plantar fasciitis?

Plantar fasciitis is one of the most common orthopedic complaints relating to the foot and is characterized by pain and inflammation of the thick tissue on the bottom of the foot.SymptomsPain on th... Read More »