• JANUARY 7, 2022
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    Retrocalcaneal Bursitis

    Retrocalcaneal Bursitis

    The most likely bursa around the heel that is responsible for heel pain is the retrocalcaneal bursa. This pain results when this bursa( sac like structure lined by a thin layer of synovial fluid, functions to reduce friction between surfaces) gets filled…

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    • JANUARY 7, 2022
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    Plantar Fasciitis Introduction

    Plantar Fasciitis Introduction

    Plantar fasciitis is the most common cause of heel pain in adult population requiring medical attention. Statistics show that there is a good chance that 1 in every 10 people will experience the symptoms of plantar fasciitis at some point in their life.

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    • DECEMBER 17, 2021
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    CAUSES OF HEEL PAIN

    CAUSES OF HEEL PAIN

    Thickening or inflammation of the plantar fascia can lead to plantar fasciitis which is probably the most common cause of heel pain encountered in clinical practice. In chronic cases, where degeneration sets in it leads to fasciosis.

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    • DECEMBER 10, 2021
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    Achilles Tendonitis

    Achilles Tendonitis

    Achilles Tendonitis refers to constant irritation and inflammation of the Achilles tendon, which is the largest tendon in the body and can be found running down the back of the lower leg. Originating from the calf muscles and inserting..

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