Could Your Heel Pain Be Plantar Fasciitis? Explained By Famington, NM’s Top Rated Foot Doctor

Could Your Heel Pain Be Plantar Fasciitis Explained By Farmington NM Top Rated Foot DoctorSevere heel pain can be debilitating – especially if you don’t know the cause of your heel pain. Don’t miss out on the things you love because of pain in your heel. There are many podiatry treatments that we offer here at Animas Foot & Ankle in Farmington, NM.

Heel pain is more common than you think. Did you know, NFL quarterback, Peyton Manning, missed part of the 2015 season because of heel pain caused by a partial tear to his plantar fascia? The plantar fascia is a thick tendon on the bottom of your foot that runs from your toes to your heel. It acts as a shock absorber for the arch of the foot. Plantar fasciitis is when this part of your foot is repeatedly over-stretched and torn. It’s one of the most common causes of sharp heel pain that foot doctors in Farmington, New Mexico treat.

Our Farmington, NM foot doctors know firsthand that Plantar Fasciitis causes inflammation when you put pressure on specific areas of your feet and heels. Professional athletes aren’t the only ones to experience this, however. You’re more likely to have plantar fasciitis if you are…

  • On your feet all day
  • Flat footed
  • Overweight
  • A runner
  • Athletic

In Peyton Manning’s case, the tear was not severe enough to require surgery however, he still needed therapy with a podiatrist to soothe his pain and promote healing. Depending on your unique pain, you could benefit from fast, effective podiatry treatment like shockwave therapy, available at Animas Foot & Ankle in Farmington, New Mexico (NM).

At Animas Foot & Ankle, we want to help get to the bottom of your heel pain and get you back to doing what you love. To find out what could be causing your heel pain, call us at 505.326.2255 or request an appointment at one of our four convenient podiatry offices including Farmington, New Mexico (NM).

This information is not meant as medical advice. It is provided solely for education. Our practice would be pleased to discuss your unique circumstances and needs as they relate to these topics.


ANIMAS FOOT & ANKLE

Your Top Rated Foot Doctors In Farmington, NM, Gallup NM, Moab UT & Durango CO

Animas Foot & Ankle of Farmington, New Mexico (NM), Gallup, New Mexico (NM), Durango, Colorado (CO), and Moab, Utah (UT) treats all foot and heel pain, including Plantar Fasciitis.

Our podiatry offices in Farmington, NM, Moab, UT, Gallup, NM, and Durango, CO offer the most effective and state-of-the-art, quality podiatry treatment.

Your heel pain stops here! Schedule your appointment with our Farmington, New Mexico (NM) foot doctors today!

Our Farmington,  NM Podiatry Office – 505.326.2255

Our Durango, CO Podiatry Office – 970.259.3154

Our Moab, Utah UT Podiatry Office – 970.259.3154

Our Gallup, NM Podiatry Office – 505.863.7118

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  • “Dr. Hugentobler and his staff are VERY friendly, welcoming and very thorough. I felt right at ease within seconds of my visit. At my follow-up appointment I got my days mixed up and showed up without an appointment the receptionist was able to fit me in the schedule.”

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  • “I wanted to write you personally to thank you...I have tears in my eyes right now just thinking about the condition I was in when I first came to you...it was so bad...and now, you have turned my whole life around. Because of you and your incredible work, I actually have a life again. Yes, it took time. Yes, it took effort...”

    - Patti B

    best podiatrist in farmington nm
  • “Dr. Hugentobler and his staff are VERY friendly, welcoming and very thorough. I felt right at ease within seconds of my visit. At my follow-up appointment I got my days mixed up and showed up without an appointment the receptionist was able to fit me in the schedule.”

    - Ronnie E.

    best podiatrist in durango co
  • “Highly recommend Animas Foot and Ankle and Dr. Hugentobler. I have been going to this office for a few months now, and the staff in this office are ALWAYS so great. Very friendly, very understanding, and very helpful. So glad I didn’t go to Mercy! ...”

    - Robo S.

    best podiatrist in gallup nm
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