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Plantar Fasciitis Treatment

Are you tired of wincing in pain with every step? Plantar fasciitis, a common foot condition, can turn your daily routine into a painful challenge. But worry not; our Plantar Fasciitis Treatment Service at Aloha Sports Chiropractors is here to guide you back to pain-free living.

Causes of Plantar Fasciitis

You’re not alone in wondering, Why is this happening to me? Plantar fasciitis has roots that lie in a variety of causes. Let’s analyze them to pave your way to relief.

    • Overuse of feet
    • Engaging in high-impact activities
    • Improper foot mechanics
    • Footwear choices
    • Age and weight

All these can be the culprits for plantar fasciitis, making each step a painful reminder.

Plantar Fasciitis Symptoms

Heel Pain: The Unwelcome Morning Ritual Imagine waking up to a new day, only to be greeted by a sharp jolt of pain with every step. Plantar fasciitis manifests as persistent heel discomfort, which is especially noticeable in the morning or after extended periods of idleness. Let’s liberate you from the clutches of morning discomfort and bring back the joy of your first steps.

Plantar Fasciitis Treatments

The pain of plantar fasciitis can feel overwhelming, affecting your daily life and mobility. But fear not – our comprehensive treatments are intended to address the underlying cause and offer long-term ease.

Targeted Myofascial Release

Our experts incorporate targeted myofascial release techniques to address muscle tightness and imbalances contributing to plantar fasciitis. This therapeutic approach helps enhance flexibility and alleviate tension in the affected area, promoting overall healing.

Strength-Building Exercises

Muscle weakness could intensify the illness. Our experts provide exercises that strengthen the muscles supporting your feet, ankles, and lower legs.  Building strength is a crucial component of holistically curing plantar fasciitis.

Footwear Adjustments

Your shoes may be part of the problem. Ill-fitting footwear can worsen plantar fasciitis. Our specialists will guide you in choosing the right shoes, considering arch support, cushioning, and overall comfort to ensure your feet are well-supported.

Supportive Arch Devices (Orthotics)

Sometimes, your feet need extra support. It’s when plantar fasciitis is not under as much stress and will recover more quickly with the help and alignment that custom orthotics may offer.

Night Splints

One typical complaint of plantar fasciitis patients is morning soreness. Night splints keep your foot in a dorsiflexed position while you sleep, relieving plantar fasciitis from tightening overnight and reducing pain during those first steps in the morning.

The Power of Shockwave Therapy for Plantar Fasciitis

Another innovative and highly effective treatment for Plantar Fasciitis relief is shockwave therapy:

How It Works

In this process, our experts deliver acoustic waves to the foot. It stimulates blood flow, accelerates healing, and reduces inflammation in the affected region.

Why Consider Shockwave Therapy

Non-Surgical: A non-invasive alternative to surgery for Plantar Fasccitis. Accelerated Healing: Stimulates the body’s natural healing processes. Minimal Downtime: Typically well-tolerated with minimal discomfort. Say Goodbye to Agony, Hello to Comfort Our multidimensional approach to the best treatment for plantar fasciitis combines shockwave with chiropractic adjustments, addressing the pain from various angles for a comprehensive healing experience. or a comprehensive healing experience.

Regain your mobility, step with confidence, and rediscover the joy in every movement.

Get Expert Plantar Fasciitis Treatment in Santa Cruz

Are you ready to set off on your journey of relief? Seek professional care, including chiropractic services, to manage and conquer plantar fasciitis at Aloha Sports Chiropractic

We are here to help you achieve pain-free mobility.

Dr. Craig Eymann


Dr. Craig Eymann, a seasoned chiropractor with a passion for holistic healing, brings over four decades of expertise to his practice. Specializing in musculoskeletal injuries, spinal health, and sports chiropractors, Dr. Eymann has successfully treated various sports-related issues. With a focus on plantar fasciitis, he employs a personalized approach combining targeted myofascial release, strength-building exercises, and footwear adjustments. Dr. Eymann’s empathetic care includes the use of supportive arch devices, night splints, and shockwave therapy, ensuring swift resolution of pain and a return to an active, pain-free life.

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Dr. Eymann identified and started to solve problems that no other chiropractor had ever mentioned to me before….and I’m 50 and have been to a lot of chiros. He started his career as a massage therapist long ago which gives him a much better ability to troubleshoot complex muscle/joint imbalances than a chiro that just cracks and moves on. Strongly recommended.


  • How to Cure Plantar Fasciitis in One Week?

    Curing plantar fasciitis in one week is unlikely. However, you can manage the symptoms, particularly pain, by visiting an expert chiropractor. They use adjustments and stretching exercises to relieve the symptoms without posing any adverse effects.

  • Does Plantar Fasciitis Cause Ankle Pain?

    Yes, plantar fasciitis can cause ankle pain due to its impact on foot mechanics and the interconnected nature of the lower extremities.

  • What Tests Do Healthcare Providers Use to Diagnose Plantar Fasciitis

    Our experts at Aloha Sports Chiropractors diagnose plantar fasciitis through clinical evaluation, including a physical exam and medical history. They may also ask for MRI AND X-rays to validate the medical diagnosis if needed.

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