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Plantar Fasciitis Verses Plantar Fasciosis

Plantar Fasciosis Verses Plantar Fasciitis

The Plantar Fascia The plantar fascia ligament helps support the bones of your foot and absorb the loading forces associated with standing, walking, running… Heel pain associated with the plantar fascia and plantar fasciosis can be quite disabling. Typically heel pain of plantar fascia origin is at its worst first thing in the morning, or… Read More >

Plantar Fasciitis A Common Cause Of Heel Pain

Plantar Fasciitis A Common Cause Of Heel Pain

What Is Your Plantar Fascia? The plantar fascia is a thick fibrous band of connective tissue that originates from the bottom surface of your heel bone (anatomically known as the calcaneus). From its point of origin at the medial calcaneal tubercle the plantar fascia extends along the sole of the foot fanning out as it… Read More >

Treatment For Heel Pain

Heel Pain Physiotherapy Treatment

How Is Plantar Fasciitis Diagnosed? A physiotherapist can typically diagnose plantar fasciitis through using the history of the condition and a clinical examination. X-rays can be used to investigate for the presence of a heel spur, which are calcium deposits that build up on the underside of the heel bone. Heel spurs are a process… Read More >