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Re: plantar fascia
In a message dated 96-04-11 22:54:38 EDT, you write:
>I have the same problem, which was made very bad two years ago with a
>long 23 mile day( backpacking) Never again.
>I saw a podiatrist who I really trust and he did the following.
>1. Injected the heel spur with cortisone. ( Really painful, I'm a
>dentist so I should know.) Got remarkable relief for 6 weeks.
rich--are you saying that this is going to be with me forever? oh jeepers--i
really messed up didn't i? i know all about foot injections--two years ago i
had plantars warts removed--to anesthetize the area, the doctor stuck a
needle into the bottom of my foot close to 60 times. THAT pain is something
i'll never forget.
should i definitely be seeing a doctor about this?