Category Archive: Inferior Calcaneal Spur

How To Prevent Posterior Calcaneal Spur

Overview Heel spurs are new bone that forms in response to stress to the heel. They serve to protect the bone against the development of microfractures. Spurs start out as cartilage and progress… Continue reading

What Can Cause Inferior Calcaneal Spur

Overview Heel spurs (calcaneal spurs) are protrusions (bumps) on the forward underside of the heel bone that can occur when the plantar tendon pulls excessively in the area where it attaches to the… Continue reading