Steroid injections are widely used in medicine to help reduce pain and inflammation in a wide variety of conditions. In Podiatric Medicine they are used most commonly for:
• Arthritis (e.g. knee, foot, ankle, big toe)
• Plantar fasciitis
• Neuroma’s and other nerve compressions/entrapments
• Sinus tarsi syndrome
• Ilio Tibial Band Syndrome
• Pre Patella Bursitis (house maids knee)
Most patients gain significant benefits from steroid injections. Relief from pain and discomfort can last for several months.
Contact the clinic to make an appointment for an initial assessment and discussion regarding treatment options.