Foot Pain

Foot Pain
Foot Pain

Foot pain can affect different structures within the foot, including the bones, ligaments, tendons, and muscles. If pain develops after a minor injury, it may resolve on its own. If pain is the result of a chronic, degenerative condition, patients may require conservative and interventional treatments for complete pain relief.

Foot Pain Causes
Foot Pain Causes

Foot pain often develops after an injury or condition, which can affect the way a patient walks or stands. Possible causes of foot pain include:

  • Achilles tendinitis
  • Arthritis
  • Bone spurs
  • Ill-fitting shoes
  • Gout
  • Muscle, ligament, or tendon strains
Foot Pain Symptoms
Foot Pain Symptoms

Foot pain that is caused by an injury, overuse, or degenerative condition may lead to inflammation, redness, and severe discomfort. Other symptoms of chronic foot pain may include:

  • Intense burning or shooting pain
  • Numbness or tingling
  • Muscle weakness
  • Joint pain
Foot Pain Treatments
Foot Pain Treatments

Treatment for foot pain will vary depending on the cause. The physicians at The Pain Center may recommend the following interventional therapies for patients with chronic foot pain: