Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

what can I do for a heel pain when I walk

A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tharesh Udupa
21 years experience Podiatry
Stretch: Make sure you are stretching your calf muscle on both feet. Ice the bottom of your feet at the end of the day with a frozen water bottle. If you can ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sanjay Patel
31 years experience Podiatry
Bottom heel pain: especially after resting sounds like a condition called Planter Fascitis. You should see a podiatrist for evaluation and xrays as well. In mean time d ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Heel pain: Heel pain that comes on when you stand is often caused by plantar fasciitis. However, other causes include achilles tendinitis, stress fracture or hee ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alex Garcia
20 years experience Podiatry
Possibly: That is the usual early presentation for plantar fascitis. Rest, ice and stretch... If the pain continues see a podiatrist for further evaluation and ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Zoey Goore
23 years experience Pediatrics
Heel pain: Unfortunately many things can cause heel pain in a child with jia. It depends on the age, what medicines he's taking, where in the heel, is there feve ... Read More
1
1 comment
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rhett Griggs
18 years experience Hand Surgery
Probable: Plantar fasciitis. Go to ortho or pt or podiatrist.
A female asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience Podiatry
Call the doctor.: Stop walking until you can an opinion from your doctor. You may need some more physical therapy and/or semi weight bearing ( crutch assistance). Witho ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eddie Cheng
Specializes in Family Medicine
Heel pain: Sudden onset of severe heel pain warrants a doctor visit to determine the cause and receive appropriate treatment.
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Oberman
30 years experience Podiatry
Spur, tendonitis: Can be achilles tendonitis, heel spur or bony prominence called haglunds deformity. Is there only pain with shoes or any time when walking even withou ... Read More
5
5 thanks
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
37 years experience Podiatry
Kids: Though its more common in males it may be severes disease. Check in with local podiatrist x-ray will be able to tell.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month