A 40-year-old member asked:
my heel hurts after i got my foot cast removed. normal?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Mathew John answered
22 years experience Podiatry
Yes: Often after being in a cast, the foot and ankle can lack flexibility. This lack of flexibilty will cause stress to the bottom of the foot at the plantar fascia ligament which results in heel pain. Stretching and physical therapy will help with this problem.
Answered on Jan 13, 2020
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