Calcaneal spur is the abnormal growth of bone on the back of the sole of the foot or heel, at the fibrocartilaginous junction (plantar fascia ligament). (ligament of the plantar fascia).
The causes are associated with age, weight, gender, arthritis, plantar fasciitis and foot position. There are several theories for its appearance: degenerative, inflammatory, traction, repetitive traumatic, bone-forming and vertical compression theories.
To do this, in Sohail Clinic we perform a previous global, exhaustive and complete assessment of the musculoskeletal and nervous system.We carry out an exhaustive and complete assessment of the musculoskeletal and nervous system, and depending on the results, we evaluate which type of treatment is the most appropriate for the patient.
It has been demonstrated that shock waves is one of the most effective treatments for this pathology. The combined treatment of ultrasound with cryotherapy.
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