A 30-year-old member asked:
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how can i tell if my plantar fasciitis is cured?

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Dr. Mathew John
22 years experience Podiatry
No heel pain: Plantar fasciitis is an inflammation often a chronic inflammation of the plantar fascia ligament attachment to the heel. If your heel pain is no longer present, your plantar fasciitis is cured but may return without proper stretching and foot support.
Answered on Jun 29, 2013
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Dr. Selene Parekh
21 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Non surgical: Plantar fasciitis can be treated with a triad of night splints, therapy, and heel cups.
Answered on Sep 1, 2013
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Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Plantar fascitis: You can tell it is cured when you dot have any pain without any meds or splint etc.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016
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Dr. Gary Kugler
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See a podiatrist: Your best/quickest means of treating this is to see a podiatrist (foot and ankle specialist) who in general treats this condition frequently. Many tre ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Yes: Plantar fasciitis can be difficult to get rid of. There are many different treatments and it often depends on patient compliance to treatment plan.
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ryan Stanton
17 years experience Emergency Medicine
Rest and more: Rest, ice, antiinflammatories, arch support and occasionally splinting.
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
See podiatrist: On your own: ice heel, wear arch support, night splint, achilles' tendon stretches.

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