Plantar fasciitis

Plantar Fasciitis Understanding, Preventing, and Treating

Plantar Fasciitis Understanding, Preventing, and Treating

When a patient comes to the podiatrist with heel pain, it is common to find that this pain stems from a condition called plantar fasciitis. While less well-known than other foot conditions like bunions or hammer toe, it is equally distressing and...

What is it plantar fasciitis?

What is it plantar fasciitis?

Plantar fasciitis is a common foot condition characterized by pain in the heel and bottom of the foot. It is caused by inflammation of the plantar fascia, a band of connective tissue that connects the heel to the toes and supports the arch of the...