Heel Pain

If you suffer from heel pain it can stop you dead in your tracks. Pain in the heel can be due to many different factors; however the main culprit is usually Plantar Fasciitis. Plantar Fasciitis, the most common cause of heel pain happens when the plantar fascia, a band of tough tissue connecting the heel bone to the toes, becomes irritated or inflamed. Plantar fasciitis, at first, may feel like you’ve got something in the heel of your sock or shoe. It can quickly escalate from just an annoying feeling to pain that makes it almost unbearable to walk. The pain is usually the worst right in morning when getting out of bed. You might also be feeling pain in your arch. At Foot Solutions, we are the experts when it comes to Plantar Fasciitis and providing solutions to make you feel better. As part of the holistic foot analysis we conduct with you, we will be able to make recommendations and suggestions to help eliminate the pain. Heel pain is a common complaint for which there are a variety of causes. Heel pain is the leading complaint of many other more serious conditions, so it’s important to diagnose the root cause of your pain.

Three of The Most Common Causes of Heel Pain

Plantar fasciitis is the most common cause of heel pain.
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A heel spur is an abnormal growth of the heel bone.
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Post-Tib Tendonitis is a common ankle problem
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