Do you have plantar fasciitis? You aren't alone. According to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), doctors treat nearly two million Americans annually for this podiatric problem. If you have a recent diagnosis, take a look at the top plantar fasciitis treatment questions answered.
Do You Really Need to Treat Plantar Fasciitis?
As the name implies, plantar fasciitis starts in the plantar fascia. The plantar fascia is a band of tissue that stretches from the heel to the toes.