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Do you have pain in your heel while jogging or standing? Does the pain prevent you from walking due to the pressure on the heel? A heel spur or a calcaneal spur is a bone spur or an osteophyte and can occur as an inferior calcaneal spur or a posterior calcaneal spur. This is due to the calcification of the calcaneus and can be related to plantar fasciitis and in ankylosing spondylitis. As a condition that is seen in both men and women, heel spurs are also associated with rheumatoid arthritis, poor circulation and osteoarthritis. The podiatrists at Cupertino Podiatry near San Jose, California are experts in the field of podiatry and render detailed care with precise follow up.
With symptoms of being both painful and painless, heel spurs as calcium growths develop on the bones of the feet. There are various symptoms brought on by different activities and manifest with wearing unsuitable footwear. Often described as a 'toothache in the foot' heel spurs occur when walking after a rest and subside when the walking decreases or when sitting down. The podiatrists at the clinic in Cupertino examine the affected part of the foot carefully and recommend X-rays, prescribe ESWT or extracorporeal shock wave therapy for severe cases and in some of the chronic conditions, the podiatrists would inject cortisone when the pain has not resolved. Recommending conservative treatment for heel spur conditions, the podiatrists at the clinic in Cupertino would wait for a year before deciding to do surgery on the patient.
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The treatments for heel spurs are many with one of them being elevation and fomentation of the affected heel. The podiatrists at the Cupertino clinic would advise their patients to use orthotics, whirlpool baths, diathermy and ultrasound waves. The experienced podiatrists at the clinic in Cupertino would also prescribe losing weight, stretching exercises, wearing footwear that has a cushioned heel with a heel cup and heel cradle. This would prevent shocks to the feet and protect the affected foot while the patient goes about executing daily activities.
Taking great care to see that their patients resume their normal lives, the podiatrists at the Cupertino clinic , San Jose, California would deploy detailed professional help with accurate diagnosis. Recommending rest as part of the cure, the podiatrists will urge their patients to stop exercising for a short period to eliminate pain and inflammation. With stretches as therapy, the podiatrists would teach the patients who are affected with the heel spur condition, several exercises to ease and relax the tissues around the heel bone. Applying ice packs would control the pain along with anti-inflammatory medications. With shoe inserts to help the patient resume normal duties in a quick manner, the podiatrists at the clinic in Cupertino would prescribe night splints to help the heel to stretch out so it is not stiff, uncomfortable and painful in the morning. The podiatrists at the Cupertino clinic offer quick diagnosis, effective treatment and lasting relief to get their patients to step into a comfortable world.
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After earning his degree in podiatry and completing his residency, Dr. Michael Cornelison joined an existing Cupertino practice in 2000. When the other podiatrist retired in 2003, Dr. Cornelison took over the practice and formed Cupertino Podiatry, Inc.
Dr. Cornelison specializes in advanced reconstructive surgery while simultaneously dedicating himself to helping patients avoid such surgery. His practice emphasizes restoring the support and function of the foot to provide long-term relief of symptoms rather than just relieving symptoms without addressing the underlying cause. He looks for the root of the problem rather than attempting to just put a band-aid on it.
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