Could your Plantar Fasciitis Pain actually be Nerve Pain? Yes! As much as 20% of heal pain sufferers are misdiagnosed and pinched and nerve in the ankle.
Calcaneal Nerve Entrapment, which is a branch of the tarsal tunnel nerves, become trapped or scarred in the arch. This relatively common cause of heel pain's also known as Baxter’s Neuritis.
It's critical to get a correct diagnosis the first time. We're one of just a few practices whose doctors have the experience inneurosensory testing and ultrasound in the diagnosis of ankle and heel entrapments. These tools and our decades of experience make the care at University Foot and Ankle Institute second to none.