Plantar Fasciitis is inflammation of the plantar fascia. Excessive contraction of the muscles on the bottom of the foot causes them to become inflamed. These muscles attach to the heel bone (calcaneus), which can cause a bone spur to form. Flattening of the arch of the foot when weight bearing is a common cause.
Many people have found relief from plantar fasciitis at Phelts Chiropractic PC in midtown Manhattan. Patients with this condition are given an evaluation by Dr. John W. Phelts, D.C., which may include an applied kinesiology analysis of:
Depending on the results of the evaluation a personalized treatment program is developed for you which may include:
Dr. John W. Phelts, D.C., serves the 10016, 10017, and 10018 zip codes. Please call us at 212-286-2012 to schedule your evaluation.