Does it hurt to put your weight on your foot or heel? Do you get sudden sharp pains in your heel? Does it feel like someone is literally pulling you up by your bootstraps when you walk? You may have one of several types of heel pain, including Achilles Tendonitis, Plantar Fasciitis, or Heel Spur Syndrome, all of which cause an inflammation on either the heel or back of the foot. The pain can eventually travel up the back of the leg, or affect the arch and bottom of the foot. Whatever the symptoms of your heel or foot ailment, Heel Pain Center of Atlanta physicians will work together with you to properly diagnose the condition and recommend a relevant treatment program to bring you relief.
Heel pain is one of the top foot conditions people suffer from. With American becoming more active heel pain has almost become epidemic, affecting all ages, and body types. This site is dedicated to answering your questions about heel pain and also providing you with information regarding treatments that are available.
Most conditions can be successfully treated with conservative measures, such as the use of anti-inflammatory medications, ice packs, stretching exercises, orthotic devices, and physical therapy. Our goal at Heel Pain Center of Atlanta is to provide each patient with the highest quality of care available. We have four locations serving the South Atlanta Metro area for your convenience, Stockbridge, Fayetteville, Locust Grove and Forest Park.
Please browse through our site to become knowledgeable and after reading you decided that you may be one of the heel pain suffers, then call us to make an appointment for a consultation at 404-363-9944. Heel Pain Center of Atlanta is part of American Foot & Leg Specialists.