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Plantar Fasciitis: Diagnosing the Pain and Getting Relief

posted on TUE, DEC 12 2017 by Center for Diagnostic Imaging

Getting a clear picture of what is causing you pain is crucial. Especially when you’re faced with making decisions about whether or not to get surgery. When it comes to heel pain caused by Plantar Fasciitis, MR imaging can help your doctor get a clear look at the tiny tears that cause inflammation and result in pain.

Your treatment plan could include physical therapy, surgery, or even PRP injections. Watch this story to see how we can help answer the question, “What’s causing this pain in my heel?” And see how we can help get you back on your feet:

To find out more about Platelet Rich Plasma injections at CDI click here.
If you’re a runner coping with heel pain, this story is for you.

About Dr. Schumacher 
James Schumacher, M.D. is a board certified musculoskeletal and neuroradiologist for Center for Diagnostic Imaging (CDI), serving our Bellingham, Federal Way, Lakewood and Puyallup outpatient centers. Read his full bio here

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