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What are the plantar fasciitis post-treatment orders?

Every physician has his or her own post-treatment orders. The following instructions are given by many physicians, however, it is important for patients to follow their own doctor's orders.

* Do not drive the day of the treatment.

* Rest the day of the treatment.

* No ice or anti-inflammatory medications for 3 weeks.

* Return to normal activities in 24 hours.

* No heavy exercise for 4-6 weeks.

* Continue with conservative treatments such as orthotics, splints, and stretching.

* Do not go barefoot. Wear a shoe with good support.

* Tylenol for pain management, as needed.

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