Common causes of heel pain include:

  1. Achilles tendinitis
  2. Achilles tendon rupture
  3. Bone tumor
  4. Bursitis
  5. Fibromyalgia
  6. Fracture
  7. Gout
  8. Heel pad wear and tear
  9. Heel spur
  10. Osteomyelitis
  11. Peripheral neuropathy
  12. Pinched nerve
  13. Plantar fasciitis
  14. Rheumatoid arthritis
  15. Stress fractures
  16. Tarsal tunnel syndrome
  17. Tendinitis

Causes shown here are commonly associated with this symptom. Work with your doctor or other health care professional for an accurate diagnosis.

Mar. 12, 2013