Common Foot Injuries
Fat Pad Contusion
Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
High Ankle Sprain
Mid-Tarsal Joint Spain
Navicular Stress Fracture
Tibialis Posterior Tendinopathy
Plantar Fascia Strain
What Causes Common Foot Injuries ?
Injury, overuse or conditions causing inflammation involving any of the bones, ligaments or tendons in the foot can cause foot pain. Arthritis is a common cause of foot pain. Injury to the nerves of the feet may result in intense burning pain, numbness or tingling (peripheral neuropathy).
While there may be many causes of foot pain, it is important to note that not all foot pain originates in the toes or in the front or back of the foot, nor does it necessarily develop because of some injury or trauma to the foot.
Common Treatments for Foot Pain & Injury
The foot is a complex anatomical structure that may be affected by disease within the body or the foot itself. The arches of foot are the primary structures that control the amount of ground force transmitted into the body. When pain due to foot pain interferes with your normal activities, you should seek medical advice. Treatment of foot pain will depend on the cause of the pain and may involve strengthening, stretching, and possibly the following physical therapy machines: