Footsurgery News 2 Sep | '2018
Surgery for plantar fasciitis
Heel pain is one of the most common disorders that foot and ankles physicians treat and fortunately conservative treatment) is successful in roughly 90% of patients seeking treatment with plantar fasciitis.
When patients do not respond to conservative therapies, surgical options may be considered. Surgical treatment for plantar fasciitis has been shown to be effective with good results throughout literature. (1-17)
Please note that surgery should be considered after 6 months of quality conservative treatment.