Review for Plantar Fasciitis

  • Age 55+
  • Female
  • 190 lbs
  • 5' 4"
  • Winnsboro
  • Injury Status In Pain
  • Physical activity per week 8+ hours
  • Chronicity 4 - 6 Months
  • Runner No
  • Doctor/Care Giver Blancheau

Treatment Ratings

    Boot, Supportive Shoes, Rest, Cortisone Injection, Compression Socks, NSAIDs - Anti Inflammatory drugs, Orthotics
    Not Improved
    Acupuncture, Chiropractor, Massage, Stretching, Strengthening Exercises, Supplements, Ice

The first few steps of a morning, or first steps after a period of off my feet are very painful. I am on my feet a minimum of 12 hours a day, up to 17 hours, I have a small cafe and do ALL MY OWN WORK, cooking, waiting tables, and clean up. After about 7-8 hours I'm limping and feet feel sore (heel spur pain too). I've had 2 cortisone in jection about 11 months apart, tried 4 Medrol-dose packs, taking, Monica, had EXPENSIVE CUSTOM MADE ORTHODICS, tried every heat and ice therapy, tried every shoe recommended and this list goes on and on! Last treatment the boot- continued to work long hours but dealt with foot pain for over 7 years, sometimes much worse than it is now, can't remember being pain free in years!

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