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Whats up with my heel It hurts when I wake up

A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ellen Wenzel
14 years experience Podiatry
Ice NSAIDs: Morning heel pain is a common complaint of patients with plantar fasciitis. The easiest thing to do at home is to rest, ice the area, and try a course ... Read More
Dr. Adam Teichman
19 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
Plantar Fasciits: It sounds like you are suffering from plantar fasciitis. Go to heelpainnow.Com for more information.
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Plantar fasciitis: There are many potential causes, but probably the most common is plantar fasciitis. Stretching out the plantar fascia and possibly using an NSAID are ... Read More
Dr. Scott Keith
44 years experience Podiatry
Stress Damage.: Your question seems to imply that this pain has been going on for more than a couple of days. I would consider it more of a chronic condition rather t ... Read More
Dr. Seth Steber
27 years experience Podiatry
Plantar fasciitis : What you're describing is classic planter fasciitis. You can look this up online. You should do calf stretching, massage the plantar fascia ligament a ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Warren Everett
Specializes in Family Medicine
Tendonitis/fascitis?: this sounds like inflamation of the insertion of the plantar fascia in the heel area. If it is worse in the morning, that is a sign. See a doctor an ... Read More
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Dr. Chan Hwang
27 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Plantar fasciitis?: Hello, your symptoms sound like they could be the result of a very tight heel cord. We call this plantar fasciitis. This responds to stretching the he ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Coats II
23 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Plantar fasciitis : This is a very common cause of heel pain. It's most painful when you take your first steps of the day and after you get up and walk after being off o ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carol Hulett
43 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Heel pain: Diagnosis depends somewhat on location of pain. If posterior(back) of heel it could be bursitis. If pain more on bottom or near arch then fasciitis is ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
44 years experience Podiatry
It gets Worse.: The answer to that question begins with knowing the location of the heel pain. Is it on the bottom, back or sides. Most commonly, it is on the bottom ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Thompson
20 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Exam: Those are three possibly related or different things. See you MD for history, physical exam, and lab work. 1) anemia +/- peripheral vascular disease o ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
44 years experience Podiatry
Veins.: You need to have the vascular status, specifically venous, of your legs evaluated. Sluggish venous return can cause most of the symptoms that you are ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Your heel problem can affect your mechanics of walking leading to sprain of ankle ligaments. Make sure your footwear is appropriate and adds proper su ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edwin Ishoo
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Plantar fasciitis: Plantar fasciitis is a common painful disorder affecting the heel and underside of the foot. characterized by scarring, inflammation, or structural br ... Read More
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