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New York Chiropractor | New York chiropractic care | NY | Plantar Fasciitis

Battery Park City
Chiropractic

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NEW ADDRESS:

200 Vesey Street , 24th Floor ,New York, NY 10281
*located in BROOKFIELD PLACE, (in the Amex balcony above the Winter Garden)

FORMERLY AT:
  375 South End Ave. Ground Floor, North Suite New York, NY 10280
*corner of Liberty & South End Ave. just outside WFC1 & WFC2

 

Plantar Fasciitis
 

When individuals begin to experience intense pain in their heel, many know that they have acquired plantar fasciitis. This ailment occurs when the plantar fascia ligament along the bottom of the foot develops tears in the tissue. This will result in pain and inflammation of the area closest to the heel bone.

The most common symptoms of plantar fasciitis include:

  • Burning
  • Stabbing
  • An aching pain in the heel of the foot


The fascia ligament tightens up over night and therefore causes the most pain in the morning. Pain generally decreases as the tissue warms up, but oftentimes returns after long periods of standing or weight bearing and physical activity.

One of the prevalent factors that contribute to plantar fasciitis is wearing incorrect shoes. This includes shoes that either don’t fit properly, or provide inadequate support or cushioning. Weight distribution becomes impaired while wearing shoes that are unsupportive. Therein, adding significantly stress to the plantar fascia ligament.

In most cases, treatment of plantar fasciitis doesn’t require surgery or invasive procedures to stop pain and reverse damage. Traditional treatments are usually all that is required. However, keep in mind that every person's body responds to the treatment differently and recovery times will vary.

 
 
 
Dr. Steven D. Cohen provides excellent chiropractic therapy including relief of Back Pain, Neck Pain, Sciatica Pain, Allergies, Ergonomic Stress, treatment of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Sports Injuries and more to the following locations: Battery Park City, World Trade Center , Lower Manhattan, Financial District, Uptown, NY, Downtown Manhattan, Brooklyn Heights, Park Slope, Cobble Hill, 10280, 10014, 10038, 10012, 10013, Newport, NJ, Jersey City, NJ, Hoboken and surrounding areas.