U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 47-year-old member asked:

How do you heal spurs quickly?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Podiatry 43 years experience
No quick fix: Heel spurs take time to treat, so be patient.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Dr. John Callahan
undefined 26 years experience
Heel spurs virtually never cause heel pain what you have is plantar fasciitis. You simply need a custom molded functional forefoot orthosis balanced to neutral fabricated with a nonweightbearing cast.
Apr 7, 2013

Related questions

A 52-year-old male asked:
Is surgery an only option for heal spur in a 71 years old lady?
1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
A 44-year-old member asked:
How do you tape a foot to heal heel spurs?
2 doctor answers6 doctors weighed in
A 38-year-old member asked:
What are neck bone spurs and can they heal?
2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
A 42-year-old member asked:
I have a deep tissue injury is well as heel spur, how do I heal that?
1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Last updated Jun 19, 2018

People also asked

Related topics

Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.