Heel Spurs | Foot and Ankle Wellness Centre

About This Condition

What Is It?

A projection or growth of bone, called a heel spur can grow where the muscles of the foot attach to the bone. While some heel spurs are painless, others can be the cause of chronic heel pain and may require medical treatment or sometimes even surgical removal.

Causes

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A buildup of calcium deposits on the bottom of the heel bone resulting in a spur-shaped deformity.

Treatment

There are several treatment options for this condition.

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