Plantar Fasciitis


 

When individuals begin to experience intense pain in their heel, many know that they have acquired plantar fasciitis. This ailment occurs when the plantar fascia ligament along the bottom of the foot develops tears in the tissue. This will result in pain and inflammation of the area closest to the heel bone.

The most common symptoms of plantar fasciitis include:

  • Burning
  • Stabbing
  • An aching pain in the heel of the foot


The fascia ligament tightens up over night and therefore causes the most pain in the morning. Pain generally decreases as the tissue warms up, but oftentimes returns after long periods of standing or weight bearing and physical activity.

One of the prevalent factors that contribute to plantar fasciitis is wearing incorrect shoes. This includes shoes that either don’t fit properly, or provide inadequate support or cushioning. Weight distribution becomes impaired while wearing shoes that are unsupportive. Therein, adding significantly stress to the plantar fascia ligament.

Treat Your Heel Pain Quickly, Drug-Free and Surgery-Free with The New Acoustic Wave Therapy!

Call Now for an appointment 866.333.8710

Location
Jeffrey Kleis DPM, Inc.
1503 S Coast Dr. , Suite 317
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Phone: 866-333-8710
Fax: 714-434-2665
Office Hours

Get in touch

866-333-8710