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Posts for: August, 2010

By drsaffer
August 10, 2010
Category: Sports Injuries
Tags: heel pain  

Recent web link for Heel pain in NBA basketball player
Plantar fasciits is a common foot ailment of professional athletes. The treatment consist of rest, ice, NSAIDS, night splints, custom orthotics, Physical therapy, cortisone injections, and immobilization with a walking boot. 90% of our patients respond to a conservative treatment approach. The last option is surgery.
A new noninvasive procedure "Topaz" and "Shockwave therapy" are surgical techniques that have a quicker recovery time compared to traditional plantar fascial surgery.
For more information on heel pain please refer to our website.

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