Back on Track Chiropractic: Plantar Fasciitis
Many people take their feet for granted and do not realize how much stress that place on their feet on a daily basis. When people start to have foot problems, this can have a drastic impact on their quality of life. This can place people in a lot of pain, searching for treatment options. Fortunately, chiropractic care can go a long way towards helping someone recover. One of the most common foot problems is called plantar fasciitis. A trained chiropractor from Back on Track Chiropractic can help everyone in the Birmingham, AL area with this condition.
An Overview of Plantar Fasciitis
For those who might not know, plantar fasciitis is a very common cause of heel pain. When someone has been diagnosed with this condition, they have developed inflammation along with a thick band of tissue that connects the toes to the heel. This band of tissue is in place to protect the structures of the foot. Most people who have this condition describe a stabbing pain in their heel. This usually is worst in the morning and gradually fades away over the course of the day. This pain can also be made worse during long periods of sitting or standing. This condition is very common and athletes. Those who are overweight or have inadequate support in their shoes are also at risk of developing this condition.
Treatment Options for Plantar Fasciitis: Pain Relief
When someone has been diagnosed with this condition, there are a few treatment options that they should keep in mind. Some people might have been told that they need to have surgery or take a bunch of pills to make this condition go away. Fortunately, there are also alternative options available. One of the options is to have massage therapy and corrective exercises are done with the help of a trained chiropractor. Massage and exercises can help relieve the inflammation of the foot, stretch out this band of tissue, and relieve the inflammation. As the inflammation goes away, the symptoms should resolve as well. Trust the trained professionals in the Birmingham, AL area to help you recover from this foot condition.
Rely on Back on Track Chiropractic for Pain Relief
Anyone who has been diagnosed with this condition should call us today to make an appointment. We are here to serve the citizens of the Birmingham, AL area. Trust the professionals at Back on Track Chiropractic to help you with your recovery. We have a tremendous amount of experience dealing with this foot condition and we would be happy to help you as well. Call us today at 205-623-5782 to learn more about our services!