Foot Pain

There are a variety of reasons, you may experience foot pain. This can range from an acute injury such as a sprain or strain to a chronic condition such as arthritis. At your Chiropody assessment, your foot condition will be evaluated and a thorough history will be taken. Based on this exam an individualized treatment plan tailored to your needs will be developed.

Some common conditions that can result in foot pain are:

• Ankle/foot sprains or strains
• Fracture
• Sublexed or dislocated joint
• Plantar fasciitis
• Neuroma
• Metatarsalgia

Foot pain

• Bunions
• Patellofemoral syndrome
• Shin splints
• Osteoarthritis
• Rheumatoid or inflammatory arthritis

Some components that may be part of your treatment plan include:

• Padding/strapping to the foot or footwear
• Exercise programs
• Night splints
• Air cast boots
• Custom foot orthotics
• Foot manipulation therapy
• Cortisone injections

See your Chiropodist today to discuss which treatment options are best for you.