Anonymous 

Review for Plantar Fasciitis

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 165 lbs
  • 5' 6"
  • Ft. Mers, FL
18
Sep2016
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 8+ hours
  • Chronicity 18+ Months
  • Repeat injury? No
  • Runner No
  • Doctor/Care Giver No longer going to Dr for it

Treatment Ratings

    Not Improved
    Boot, Physical Therapy, Ice, Cortisone Injection, Massage, Taping, Stretching, Strengthening Exercises, Compression Socks

I just got up one morning and could hardly put any weight on my right foot. as the day went on I could walk almost normally. It took me a long time to find out it was plantar fasciitis, went to a foot Dr. for many visits. They tried taping several times, 3 cortisone injections, the boot, ice, heat, physical therapy. I stopped going to him. Trying the Gravity Defier tennis shoe. It helps a little. Have been going to a massage therapist weekly who specializes in this problem. She massages it for a whole hour. It shows improvement by the time I leave, but then it snaps right back to the way it was. I am in a lot of pain, but take nothing for it.


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