A 42-year-old male asked:
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is a cortizone (hydrocortisone) shot helpful in treating plantar injury?

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Dr. David Schleimer
37 years experience Orthodontics
Perhaps: Plantar fascitis is not uncommon and is treated by wearing special shoes or inserts. If you do not respond to these measures, sometimes a steroid is injected into the area to reduce inflammation. Good luck!
Answered on Dec 31, 2012
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