Tag Archives: heel pain

Heel Spurs

by in Conditions We Treat, Podiatry August 14, 2015

Heel spurs are a common complaint and cause of heel pain. Heel spurs, also known as calcaneal spurs, can be on the bottom of the heel bone or at the back near the Achilles tendon. A large part of the time, heel spurs and plantar fasciitis occur at the same time. Plantar fasciitis is inflammation […]

Heel Pain

by in Podiatry May 22, 2013

Heel pain is one of the most commonly treated conditions in my practice. Some common causes of heel pain are plantar fasciitis, tendonitis, bone spurs, and less frequently fractures or stress fractures. Examination in clinic along with simple tests such as x-ray’s and diagnostic ultrasound are utilized to discern your heel pain cause. Depending on […]