Do you experience pain in your heels as soon as you take the first step out of bed in the morning? Does the pain become progressively worse as the day goes along? You might be suffering from plantar fasciitis. Complete Foot Care & Orthotic Centre can help treat it! When you come to us for your plantar fasciitis, we not only aim to treat the immediate symptoms but try to determine the root cause to prevent it from recurring. With orthotics and stretching, we can help restore your comfort. If you have any questions for us, don't hesitate to get in touch with us. Check out our blog for foot care tips.
Generally speaking, plantar fasciitis is an inflammatory response in the body that can result from degenerative irritation around the insertion of the plantar fascia ligament. The plantar fasciitis ligament is a tissue band connecting your toes to your heel bone. However, too much pressure can inflate the ligament, causing heel stiffness and pain. People suffering from plantar fasciitis generally experience the most pain taking their first steps after a long period of inactivity. While some might associate plantar fasciitis with running, the truth is that anyone can experience it, regardless of their activity level.
Sometimes it is difficult to determine a single cause for plantar fasciitis. Some risk factors that increase one's chances of experiencing this condition are:
If you suspect you're suffering from plantar fasciitis we recommend scheduling an appointment with us. We can provide you with custom orthotics.
Some common symptoms of plantar fasciitis include:
If you’re experiencing any of the symptoms mentioned above, you should visit our clinic and have our foot specialist help alleviate your pain.
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