Planter Fasciitis

Here’s what you need to know about plantar fasciitis symptoms and causes, how it’s diagnosed, and when to see a Dr. Sharobeem.

Plantar Fasciitis Symptoms

  • Heel pain
  • Pain in the arch of your foot
  • Stiffness in the heel of the foot
  • Swelling around your heel

Plantar Fasciitis Treatment

  • Corticosteroid injections: Corticosteroids (often called “steroids”) are often used because they work quickly to decrease the inflammation and pain.
  • Orthotics or shoe inserts: Dr Sharobeem will treat the condition with custom-made orthotics that are molded to the exact shape of your foot
  • Plantar fasciitis Surgery: Plantar fasciitis release consists of  tiny incisions (cuts) in your plantar fascia to relieve some of the extra tension.

New Jersey Foot and Ankle offers the most advanced, most effective treatments for plantar fasciitis in Manalapan, New Jersey.

Plantar fasciitis is a common foot condition that causes inflammation of the tight band of tissue located at the bottom of your foot. According to Dr. Mark Sharobeem, it often occurs in those who spend long periods of time on their feet. Plantar fasciitis has seen a resurgence as more people have been heading back to work. Though Plantar fasciitis can be painful, it does not usually last very long and there are ways to both treat and prevent it from occurring again. Taking the proper precautions will help you to reduce or even avoid Plantar fasciitis altogether.

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