foot pain

I broke my 5th met. and fractured my 3rd on Dec. 26th,2003. The Doctor did surgery on Jan. 5th,04, placing a screw in the 5th met. which is still there for now. My concerns now are with the pain that I am having in the bottom of my foot(middle and in the ball). I am currently in therapy 3 times a week, and as of my doctors appt. today,he said that I may have planter fascia. My therapists insists on doing deep stretching with her thumb and fingers, which only seems to aggravate the tissue. From what I have read about this problem, this may only be making it worse. Can you tell me if you would recommend me seeing a Podiatrist along with my ortho. surgeon. I really want to figure out what is going on with the bottom of my foot, and not wait until to much scar tissue builds up.
Thanks

Posted By Barbara on April 20, 2004 at 15:46:29:

This soft padded night splint with contoured posterior shell provides passive dorsi flexion to address plantar fasciitis and achilles tendonitis. Shipped with toe wedge for additional stretch on plantar facia.

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