Did U Know that there are far more than 20 modalities for the treatment of plantar fasciitis.

Did U Know that there are far more than 20 modalities for the treatment of plantar fasciitis.
The costs of these treatments can range from as low as $8.00 to over $10,000.00. Some of these treatments include the following:

The costs of these treatments can range from as low as $8.00 to over $10,000.00. Some of these treatments include the following:

  • Physical therapy
    • Stretching (passive or active)
    • Therapeutic ultrasound
    • Deep tissue massage (manual or electronic)
    • Taping
    • Phonophoresis
    • Iontophoresis
    • Icing
  • Night splint
    • Rigid posterior splint
    • Anterior (front) splint
    • Dorsiflexion socks
  • Day splints
    • Soft splint
    • Hard splint
  • Walking boot
  • Walking cast
  • Non-weight-bearing
    • Crutches
    • Knee rollabouts
  • Orthotics
    • Over-the-counter orthotics
    • Custom (prescription) orthotics
  • Anti-inflammatory medications
  • Steroid injection(s)
  • Oral steroids
  • Heel gel or silicone (cushion) cups
  • PRP (platelet rich plasma) injections
  • Dry-needling
  • Acupuncture
  • Activity modification
  • TENEX minimally –invasive ultrasound ablation therapy
  • Prolotherapy (proliferative therapy)
  • Extra-corporal shock wave therapy
  • Taping
  • Arch binder
  • Surgery
    • Plantar fascia release or resection (open or endoscopic)
    • Nerve release
  • Compression sleeves