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Should A Heel Feel Better 6 Weeks After Surgical Removal Of A Heel Spur
What is the best way to treat a heel spur fracture? 6 weeks without bearing weight or surgery for removal of the broken spur?
Usually conservative: If this is truely a fracture to the heel spur on the bottom of the heel, then conservative care will usually resolve the problem. Cast boot, icing, nsaids, limited standing and walking and elevation often, will usually resolve the problem. This may be weeks to several months. After much improvement, then good shoes and supports, stretching and gradual return to normal activities. Most do well. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Heel spur: There are several non surgical therapies to treat heel spurs. You have injection therapy orthotics, and a course of nsaid's all of which can be effective in treating heel spurs, and are non surgical. However if these non surgical options fail they surgery is indicated. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Yes: Heel pain is predominantly treated non-operatively. (about 95%) of the time. The research shows that plantar fascia release or heel spur surgery (unless done for nerve symptoms) has about a 50% success rate. So it is quite possible to have recurrence of symptoms. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Around my belly button feels hard and it feels like a round ball or something is sitting on top of it. I am a 49 year old female who weighs 272 lbs. I also have deep tissue adema from heel spur surgery. Last night my problem with my belly began. When i
Surgery on my foot due to plantar fasciitis, heel spur, tumor on nerve about 2wks ago.Painful still. Dr. Gave me a shot of cortisone didn't help. Next?
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