Plantar Fasciitis Patient - Podiatrist Kansas City, Lee's Summit, MO and Overland Park, KS Plantar Fasciitis Patient - Podiatrist Kansas City, Lee's Summit, MO and Overland Park, KS Patient discusses successful treatment received from Dr. Mark Green for his heel pain. http://www.kansascityfootandankle.com There are many medical conditions which can cause heel pain, including plantar fasciitis, bursitis, arthritis, Severs disease (or inflammation of the growth center of the heel in children), stress fractures, traumatic injuries, Achilles tendinitis as well as neuritis or nerve pain. In order to treat heel pain properly and effectively a proper diagnosis by your podiatrist is critical. If heel pain is not treated the condition can be chronic and worsen, which can negatively affect your lifestyle. At Kansas City Foot and Ankle, we review patient history, provide a physical examination, and ancillary testing including x-rays and diagnostic ultrasound. The procedures we would provide depends upon the cause of the heel pain, as each condition has specific treatment modalities that are a specific type of heel pain. Visit our website: http://www.kansascityfootandankle.com Call for an appointment: 816-943-1111