Plantar Fasciitis

Conditions We Treat

What is Plantar Fasciitis?

Plantar fasciitis is an inflammation of the band of tissue (the plantar fascia) that extends from the heel to the toes.

Causes of Plantar Fasciitis

The most common cause of plantar fasciitis relates to faulty structure of the foot.


To arrive at a diagnosis, the podiatric foot and ankle surgeon will obtain your medical history and examine your foot.

Treatment Options

Treatment of plantar fasciitis begins with first-line strategies, which you can begin at home:
• Stretching exercises
• Avoid going barefoot
• Ice
• Limited activities
• Show modifications
• Medications
• Lose weight

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