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heel pain

Posted by g lock on 6/15/01 at 08:39 (050757)

after two years of pain i decided to get my foot looked at my my local g p.arch supports,steroid injections,physio,manipulation all these things were tried and have not helped.any one have any ideas.my specialist says i have to have an operation now is this really nessesary?

Re: heel pain

Andrea R. on 6/15/01 at 10:09 (050759)

What type of specialist?

Have you tried a night splint, walking cast, Burks?

What is your exact diagnosis?

Andrea

Re: heel pain

john h on 6/18/01 at 17:29 (050985)

get a second or third opinion. go to a poditrist or orthopedic foot an ankle surgeon.

Re: heel pain

Andrea R. on 6/15/01 at 10:09 (050759)

What type of specialist?

Have you tried a night splint, walking cast, Burks?

What is your exact diagnosis?

Andrea

Re: heel pain

john h on 6/18/01 at 17:29 (050985)

get a second or third opinion. go to a poditrist or orthopedic foot an ankle surgeon.