Heel pain has many causes and might stop you from continuing with your normal everyday activities. Common causes are - an injury to the heel, plantar fasciitis, severs disease, ill fitting or inappropriate shoes, athritis, bursitis and running or jumping on hard surfaces.
Podiatrists can held to determine the cause of your heel pain, and suggest treatment or preventative strategies.
Foot pain can affect any part of your foot and may be related to an injury, overuse or as part of a systemic condition. Assessment by your podiatrist may help to determine the cause and strategies to reduce, or remove the cause of pain completely.