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Treating Plantar Fasciitis (AOFAS)

Campaign Series: Choosing Wisely
Medical Category: Procedures
Article Type: Advice
Language: Plain English, Spanish
Affiliation: American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society
Format: PDF
Most recent update: 06/26/2015
Jogger's heel usually goes away on its own in less than six months. Some doctors recommend surgery. But that can lead to complications, and it doesn’t always work. Here are some things you should know before you consider surgery.
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