The Key to Getting Rid of Heel Pain
If you have already attempted one or two remedies and found them lacking, that doesn’t mean your heel pain is invincible. It usually just means you haven’t tried a treatment that directly addresses the source of the problem!
There are many potential causes of heel pain, and the experts at Advanced Foot & Ankle Centers of Illinois know them all. We can help you determine the root causes of your pain and recommend a course of treatment that will set you on the path toward much-needed relief.
Different causes of heel pain require different approaches to treatment, and we have a variety of methods to meet a wide range of conditions and needs. Whether an effective treatment course consists of traditional methods such as rest and stretching, or more advanced technologies such as custom orthotics, laser therapy, or Aquaroll, our goal will always be to get rid of a patient’s heel pain in the ways that best suit them.
Dr. Breck Tiernan
Dr. Tiernan opened Advanced Foot and Ankle Center of Joliet in 2007. He received his bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from the University of Iowa in 2000. He was born and raised in Eastern Iowa and is still a big Hawkeye fan. In 2001 he started his medical training at Des Moines University College of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery. During this time, he helped write two peer-reviewed scientific articles while training at the world-renown Weil Foot and Ankle Institute in Des Plaines, IL with Dr. Thomas Roukis. After graduating in 2005, he was surgically trained at Norwegian American Hospital in Chicago with an emphasis on bunion correction and Ankle Arthroscopy. Dr. Tiernan has completed 3 extensive External Fixation courses around the country.