Heal spurs can be very painful and are the development of calcium deposits on the underside or posterior aspect of the heel bone called the calcaneus. Heel spurs are the result of underlying irritation and inflammation to the foot and or ankle and can be associated with Plantar Fasciitis and Achilles Tendonitis.
Dr. Batson treats heal spurs and the pain associated with heal spurs using chiropractic manual manipulation for correction of foot joint function, K-Laser Class IV Laser Therapy for the increase of circulation to the region, reduction of inflammation, reduction of pain and improvement in healing. Foot Levelers custom orthotics are also utilized as indicated for restoration of proper foot and ankle biomechanical function.
Dr. Batson is a Palmer College of Chiropractic graduate, practicing in a solo practice for over twenty eight years. Dr. Batson utilizes the PIERCE RESULTS SYSTEM of spinal analysis and treatment consisting of utilizing Examination, X-ray analysis with Video-Fluoroscopy(motion X-Ray imaging), very specific chiropractic manipulation techniques, Lordex lumbar decompression therapy, and the K-Laser therapy. Dr. Batson treats patients of Willowbrook and the surrounding communities of Darien, Burr Ridge, Downers Grove, Hinsdale, Oakbrook, Claredon Hills, Westmont, and communities of the Tri-State regions.