Does physical therapy work for plantar fasciitis?

May18th 2020

Physical therapy can be helpful for the treatment of plantar fasciitis.

Physical therapy for planter fasciitis may include:

  • Stretching
  • Specific exercises to improve motion and strength in the entire leg
  • Arch taping
  • Orthotics (arch supports – custom or off the shelf)
  • Massage therapy

Planter fasciitis is a challenging problem with multiple contributing factors. Even when those components are understood, they are tricky to eliminated. ReQuest Physical therapy will work with you to create a custom plan to help you.