The most common causes of heel pain are plantar fasciitis (bottom of the heel) and Achilles tendinitis (back of the heel). Causes of heel pain also include:

  1. Achilles tendinitis

  2. Achilles tendon rupture

  3. Bone tumor

  4. Bursitis

  5. Haglund's deformity

  6. Heel spur

  7. Osteomyelitis (bone infection)

  8. Paget's disease of bone

  9. Peripheral neuropathy

  10. Plantar fasciitis

  11. Reactive arthritis

  12. Retrocalcaneal bursitis

  13. Rheumatoid arthritis

  14. Sarcoidosis

  15. Stress fractures

  16. Tarsal tunnel syndrome

Causes Of Heel Pain

Treatment Options For Heel Pain

Some fo the treatment options for heel pain include: 

  1. Physical Therapy

  2. Home therapy program

  3. Custom Orthotics/Inserts

  4. Anti-inflammatory medications

  5. Custom shoes

  6. Cortisone Injection

  7. Minimally invasive surgery for heel pain and spurs - pioneered by Dr. Hardeep Minhas - Walk immediately after surgery in orthopedic shoe - no downtime required - back in regular shoes in 2 weeks.