Plantar fasciitis. Otherwise known as plantar fasciitis is the most likely cause. Normally caused by excessive weightbearing activity with not enough support being provided by feet. Try more support shoes, inserts and stretching. Ice may also be helpful. If this does not help, see podiatrist.
Many possibilities. Your pain could due to trauma (fracture, sprain, arthritis, inflammation), infection, metabolic conditions (gout), poor circulation, musculoskeletal or biomechanical abnormality and different neurologic conditions (neuropathy). A thorough history and physical exam and possibly some laboratory and radiology exams are needed to determine the exact cause. The treatment varies depending on the cause.
Plantar fascitis. Try rolling your foot on a frozen water bottle, take an antiinflammatory, wear arch supports and perform achilles tendon stretches. If no improvement see a podiatrist.
What the cause of foot pain on the top of your left foot that sometimes travel up the left side of you leg?
Can left foot pain around hump cause dizziness after sitting down on an chair? Would and emg reveal anything?
Having speratic 'warm' sensations in (just) my left foot arch over the last 2-3 wks, w/o pain. 30-40 sec ea, 5-10/day. Healthy and active otherwise.
More than a feeling. This type of foot sensation is always difficult to nail down. First, it is important to distinguish the difference from an actual warming of the skin sensation and a burning feeling of the skin. The latter, not having any thermal component, only a sensation of warmth. The difference could be a possible neuropathy and nerve disruption causing dilation of the surface capillaries causing warmth. Read more...
Tibial tendonitis. Arch pain is related to the posterior tibial tendon which can attempt to over-fire against the ground, causing acute pain and tendonitis in the arch. Wearing more supportive arch shoes such as running sneakers or supportive dress shoes may help. Wearing an arch support orthotic will also help. See a local podiatrist to help you find the right fit for your foot. Read more...