Receive Cortisone Injections to relieve chronic or extreme pain.
Our Podiatrists have done further training and are endorsed to prescribe prescription medication, this can include cortisone injections. Cortisone injections are generally a combination of Local Anaesthetic and Betamethasone (corticosteroid), which is used to reduce localised inflammation & relieve pain in the area.
Cortisone Injection is a treatment option that is often used when pain has been present for a length of time and other options of treatment have been previously trialled. Cortisone can be used as part of your treatment journey for chronic pain from multiple conditions. This can include; Morton’s Neuroma, Bursitis, Sinus Tarsi Syndrome, Chronic Ankle Pain, Plantar Fasciitis, and more.
A cortisone can often be used to further settle symptoms when you have an upcoming event or holiday. The cortisone can take up to 3-4 weeks to see the full benefits in pain reduction.