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Heel Pain

Heel pain is a very common reason people visit the podiatrist. Learn the possible diagnoses, symptoms and treatment options.

Heel Pain
Heel pain is a very common musculoskeletal symptom that can affect anyone at nearly any age. There are a number of conditions that can cause heel pain, each with distinct characteristics.

Heel Pain in Children and Adolescents
Heel pain is a very common symptom among adults but occasionally it is something a child or adolescent will experience. Read about some of the causes of heel pain in children and adolescents.

Plantar Fasciitis
Heel pain is a very common problem that leads to many trips to the podiatrist’s office. A significant number of people will experience heel pain during their lifetime. The most common form of heel pain is known as plantar fasciitis.

Heel pain is one of the most common and irritatingly painful foot problems....
Heel pain is one of the most common and irritatingly painful foot problems. Heel pain can often be alleviated with the help of some of these popular foot products.

Heel Spur
Definition and description of a heel spur

Heel Pain
Common causes, symptoms and treatment for heel pain.

Posterior Heel Pain - Pain Behind the Heel
Heel pain is a common complaint. Possible causes of posterior heel pain are discussed.

4 Common Pediatric Foot Problems
An overview of some of the common foot conditions that affect children and adolescents.

Haglund's Deformity
A Haglund's deformity is a bump on the back of the heel bone with characteristic pain and irritation.

Sever's Disease - Calcaneal Apophysitis
The definition of Sever's disease, which is also known as calcaneal apophysitis.

Magnetic Insoles for Treating Heel Pain
Magnets are used by many people to help relieve pain. Find out if magnetic insoles help in the treatment of heel pain.

Should Obama Undergo Plantar Fasciitis Surgery?
Learn how chronic plantar fasciitis, like President Obama has, can be treat with surgery. Plantar fasciitis surgery may be performed open or endoscopically.

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