Platelet Rich Plasma is showing promising results in the treatment of heel pain, especially chronic heel pain patients. PRP is harvested from the patient’s own blood and injected into the site of chronic heel pain. The patient’s own growth factors and platelets activate the tissues leading to healing and new cell proliferation. Studies have found that PRP is well the most effective treatment remedies and plantar fasciitis.
In addition recent studies are showing favorable outcomes as compared to steroid injections. PRP has shown better initial and long-term results for chronic heel pain. As studies continued to explore PRP for plantar fasciitis we will continue to offer this advance treatment modality at the Washington Heel Pain Center.
If you are experiencing any foot or heel pain, do not hesitate to call us at 425-880-9552 or contact us online.