Heel pain is a common foot complaint and is one of the most common conditions treated by Podiatrists. It is often a message from the body that something is in need of medical attention. Pain that occurs right after an injury or early in an illness may play a protective role, often warning us about the damage we have suffered.
Faulty Biomechanics (abnormality in the way we walk)
Ill fitting or poorly constructed footwear
Standing/running/jumping on hard surfaces
Injury such as bruising or stress