• 60 ish lady 60 ish lady
    May 24, 2009
    Treatment for heel spur and pain on the top of the foot?
    60 ish lady 60 ish lady
    May 24, 2009



    Since January of this year I have had painful swelling on the top of my left foot when I take a step, around the arch. I consulted my doctor and was referred to a podiatrist. He suggested orthotics, but the pain has remained. Finally, after more visits to my doctor, an x-ray was taken that showed no inflammation in the top of foot, but it showed a tiny heel spur under my heel. I tried special heel inserts, but again I got no relief. I will have to wait until the end of September this year to see an orthopaedic surgeon. Does anyone have any other suggestions for managing this until then?





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