Heel pain is very complex and can have many different causes.
It can range from mild to extremely painful
The heel bone is the largest bone in your foot. Because the heel is such a complex structure, your it can be prone to pain.
Common Causes of Heel Pain
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Plantar fasciitis is probably the most common cause of heel pain. The plantar fascia is a large ligament that stretches from the ball of your feet to your heel. The part of your plntar fascia that connects to your heel can become inflammed in some people, known as plantar fasciitis.
Heel Pain Treatment at Direct Podiatry Arizona in Tempe, AZ
At Direct Podiatry Arizona, Dr. Sondema Tarr offers a full range of treatment options for heel conditions. If you have persistent heel pain, request an appointment online to schedule a consultation with Dr. Tarr.