Recently a 60yr old patient attended the clinic with pain in her Right heel.
Location: Right inside of heel on the bottom of the foot
Length of time with pain: Between 7-10 days (more than a week)
Type of pain: Aching and sharp, makes him hobble in the morning and hurts as soon as she puts his foot to the ground.
What makes it better: After walking for a few minutes it seems to be less painful
What was the main concern: She was unable to play and run around with his grandchildren as she knew her heel would be really sore once she stopped playing
Treatment: After a biomechanical assessment, treatment commenced in the Initial consultation and her pain was reduced by 80%. A management plan, footwear advice, stretches and lifestyle modification allowed her to play with her grandchildren immediately.
How Barefeet Podiatry can help?: Our main focus is to help people live their life to the fullest through solving their foot pain!