Are you suffering from foot pain and are looking for relief?
Does it hurt when you first get out of bed, making you limp your first few steps?
Is it affecting your ability to walk, making you feel older than you are?
Is your limping starting to cause other aches and pain?
We will get to the root cause of your foot pain, so when we treat it, it will not only feel better but be less likely to return. That is the Drummond Difference.
Looking for tips on how to relieve your foot pain? Often foot pain comes from tight muscles of the foot, lower leg and even the thigh! Learn how to use a foam roller and lacrosse ball to help alleviate your pains:
If you are an existing patient, you can use our scheduling app. CLICK HERE to go to the site where you can download the app. Use our clinic ID code: SGTMIC to be able to schedule with us using your smart phone.
Maybe you are finding having a difficult time just getting around because your feet hurt so bad to walk on. Maybe it hurts to just get up out of bed, especially those first few steps. Maybe your foot pain is really starting to have a negative impact on your life. Maybe your condition is worsening, and you are starting to gain weight from having to be more sedentary. Maybe you are curious to learn what a chiropractor can do for you. What ever the reason, we here at Drummond Chiropractic are here to help. We provide the best assessment, treatment options and advice to get you back on track with the greatest results as fast as possible. Click Here to schedule with us to see how we can help you. If you would like our tips on how to massage foot pain away, check out:
All of our chiropractors are experts of the musculoskeletal system, including the feet. We find and treat for the root cause of the pain, not a temporary relief like pain relievers. You may be surprised to learn your foot pain may be from something simple like wearing the wrong type of shoes for your feet, or even the wrong sized shoe. It maybe some other health condition that is expressing itself as foot pain. It may be a structural imbalance in your foot that needs orthotics to correct. Regardless of the cause of your foot pain, our goal is to find it and correct it.
Bonus: we can bill insurance.
If you are experiencing heel pain, schedule an appointment with us today. The sooner you get treatment, the sooner you can walk without pain. With one of our experienced chiropractors on staff, we should be able to schedule in today. Click Here to schedule with us and start your journey to pain free feet.
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More on foot pain...
Heel pain is an extremely common and potentially disruptive affliction that has many possible causes. These include stress fractures, arthritis, nerve irritation, cysts, and tendinitis.
The most common cause for heel pain is plantar fasciitis. Plantar means bottom of the foot and fascia is a type of strong, fibrous tissue. Plantar fasciitis means inflammation of the ligament/facial tissue that runs along the bottom surface of the foot, helping to hold up the arch, which originates from the heel bone, where it is often most painful. Treating plantar fasciitis may involve a combination of taping up the arch for support, anti-inflammatory drugs, arch supports or orthotics, stretching, Graston and rehabilitative therapy.
Plantar fasciitis occurs when the tissue that connects the heel to the toes becomes inflamed. This inflammation causes pain on the bottom of the heel that can continue to grow in intensity over time.
Risk factors include:
- Flat feet
- High arches
- Nonsupportive shoes
Treating Plantar Fasciitis
There are many conservative treatment options for plantar fasciitis, including a stretching regimen, icing, footwear modifications, anti inflammatory medications and weight reduction to lessen impact on the feet.
More severe cases may be treated with additional padding and orthotic devices, the use of a walking cast, night splints and physical therapy. Surgery to detach the plantar fascia is an option, but only if all other treatments have been ineffective.
If you are experiencing heel pain, schedule an appointment with us today. The sooner you get treatment, the sooner you can walk without pain. With three experienced chiropractors on staff, we should be able to schedule in today. Click Here to schedule with us and start your journey to pain free feet.
If we determine that we CAN help your condition, we will treat same day, demonstrate home exercises and stretches you can do to speed your recovery. We will follow up the appointment with a Report of Findings email that details what your condition is, what our treatment plan is and lists the prescribed exercises and stretches, complete with videos that you can follow along with. To learn more, check out: