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Are certain types of shoes better than others for plantar fasciitis?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Randy Lisch
Podiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Shoes with a firm heel counter, and better arch support are much better for plantar fasciitis.
Also make sure that you cannot twist the shoe around on itself like a dishrag.

In brief: Yes

Shoes with a firm heel counter, and better arch support are much better for plantar fasciitis.
Also make sure that you cannot twist the shoe around on itself like a dishrag.
Dr. Randy Lisch
Dr. Randy Lisch
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Dr. Robert Mihalich
Orthopedic Surgery - Foot & Ankle
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Supportive athletic shoes will most likely be the most comfortable.

In brief: Yes

Supportive athletic shoes will most likely be the most comfortable.
Dr. Robert Mihalich
Dr. Robert Mihalich
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In brief: Yes

Shoes with a good arch support and padding with is stiff sole.

In brief: Yes

Shoes with a good arch support and padding with is stiff sole.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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