At MRA Podiatry and Orthotics we offer the best in plantar fasciitis treatments. A wide array of plantar fasciitis treatments are available for you to try. Plantar fasciitis is an inflammatory condition of the plantar fascia which is a ligament that runs underneath your foot from the heel to the toes. Plantar fasciitis is often associated with heel spurs.
Plantar fasciitis is one of the hardest conditions to treat. The main symptom associated with plantar fasciitis is heel pain or arch pain. It has been described as if someone is stabbing them in the heel with a knife or that their heel feels badly bruised. Also sometimes neurological symptoms can be present such as: numbness tingling and burning.
At MRA Podiatry and Orthotics our podiatrist will put you through our 5 step assessment, which is one of the best foot assessments in Melbourne to determine the cause of your plantar fasciitis and to come up with the best plantar fasciitis treatment for you. Some of the plantar fasciitis treatments that are available for you include: custom foot orthotics, generic over the counter foot orthotics, strapping and taping, ice therapies, ultrasound therapies, rehabilitation programs including stretching and strengthening exercises and braces and splints are available as well.
As we pride ourselves on providing leading and top quality care, if you are unhappy with the plantar fasciitis treatment that has been provided for you we are happy to resolve you current concerns free of charge.
Plantar fasciitis can be caused by a range of different factors including:
- Flat Feet
- Tight Calf Muscles
- Being overweight
- Sudden increase in activity levels
- Exercising on hard surfaces
At MRA Podiatry and Orthotics we will thoroughly assess your biomechanincs and foot posture to determine the cause of your plantar fasciitis and provided the best treatment option for you.
Treatments for plantar fasciitis include:
- Foot Orthotics
- Ultrasound Therapy
- Rehabilitation Program
- Trigger point dry needling
If you think you have plantar fasciitis or you are experiencing heel pain please call for an appointment or book online.