Portfolio Tag: plantar fasciitis

Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar fasciitis is the term commonly used to refer to heel and arch pain traced to an inflammation on the bottom of the foot. More specifically, plantar fasciitis is an inflammation of the connective tissue, called plantar fascia, that stretches from the base of the toes, across the arch of the foot, to the point…
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Achilles Tendonitis

The Achilles tendon is the largest tendon in the human body and can withstand forces of 1,000 pounds or more. It also is the most frequently ruptured tendon, usually as a result of a sports injury. Both professional and weekend athletes may suffer from Achilles tendonitis, a common overuse injury and inflammation of the tendon.…
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Heel Pain

What causes Heel Pain & Plantar Fasciitis? Heel pain is one of the leading causes that patients visit Southeast Podiatry to have treated. Plantar fasciitis (or heel pain) is commonly traced to an inflammation on the bottom of the foot. Suzanne Clous, DPM can evaluate your arch pain, and may prescribe customized shoe inserts called…
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Sports Injuries

Podiatrists & Sports-Related Injuries Whether you are a professional athlete or play sports just for fun, the demands made on your feet and lower limbs can lead to a range of injuries, including blisters, sprained ankles, torn ligaments, shin splints (leg pain), knee pain, low back pain and other joint or muscle problems. Added to…
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