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What is the remedy for my heel spur and plantar?

What is the remedy for my heel spur and plantar?

Stretchinig/good sho: Heel spurs and heel pain are usually due to plantar fasciitis. This is treated with a good stretching program, ice, good shoes with good arch supports, perhaps heel cups and maybe night spiints. Most of this can be done by the patient but if not responding, may need to see pcp, pt, orthopedist, podiatrist and or orthotics specialist. This can be helped! ...Read more

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Heel Spur (Definition)

A true heel spur is the projection of bone from the main body of ...Read more


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What is a home remedy for plantar fasciitis and heel spur?

What is a home remedy for plantar fasciitis and heel spur?

Combo treatment. : The more you can do together, the better: #1: supportive shoes. #2: firm inserts or orthotics. #3: oral antiinflammatories (check with your doctor). #4: stretching your foot and calf. #5: icing (10 min at a time). You may also need physical therapy or cortisone injections. ...Read more

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What's the difference between a heel spur and plantars facsitis?

Bone/inflammation: Not all plantar fasciitis is associated with a heel spur. In fact, heel spurs are rarely painful. The heel spur is formed by pull of the plantar fascial ligament on its insertion at the bottom of the calcaneus bone. Plantar fasciitis is inflammation of the plantar fascial ligament. ...Read more

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Is it normal for a runner to get plantar fascitis or a heel spur?

Yes, it is common: It is very common for runners to get plantar fasciitis or heel spurs associated with plantar fasciitis due to the stress and strain from running activity. That being said, you can get plantar fasciitis without being as active as a runner. Being a runner only increases your chances of these conditions but does not guarantee you will get either of them. ...Read more

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Difference between a heel spur or plantar fasciitis?

Difference between a heel spur or plantar fasciitis?

Heel spur : Is a projection of bone on the bottom part of the heel. Plantar fascitiis is a broad banded ligament that originates from the bottom of the heel and supports the arch. The symptoms and treatment are virtually the same. ...Read more

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Need plantar fasciotomy (per doc), no other treatments worked. I have low grade partial tear. Would you reco removal of sharp heel spur? Open or endo?

Endo, no spur: I do the endoscopic procedure. Resection of the spur is not necessary. The spur is not the source of the pain. The pulling of the plantar fascia is and as a result causes the formation of the spur.. ...Read more

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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?

Follow up : With your surgeon, let them know your condition. Be patient but concerned. 2 weeks post- op is still considered part of the healing time. ...Read more

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Just had surgery on my foot due to plantar fasciits, heel spur and nerve damage which caused me a lot of pain. Found a tumor on the nerve.What is that?

Just had surgery on my foot due to plantar fasciits, heel spur and nerve damage which caused me a lot of pain. Found a tumor on the nerve.What is that?

Neuroma: A neuroma is a thickening of the nerve due to repetetive trauma. They typically remove the nerve that will cause some numbness, but the trade off is that the pain is gone. These are almost always benign. ...Read more

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What's the treatment for a heel spur?

What's the treatment for a heel spur?

many different ways: Take pressure off of pto, change the way the foot is working with supports. Compresses to area and stretching exercises. ...Read more

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