It is essential to note that pain in a child’s foot or ankle is never normal and should be taken seriously. If your child reports pain that lasts more than a few days, or that is severe enough to change the way they walk, we recommend that you see your podiatrist at Elite Podiatry as soon as possible for a comprehensive assessment.
There are a variety of issues that you might encounter in your growing child’s feet and legs that may cause them pain or discomfort.
There are also many conditions in adulthood whose effect(s) can be managed significantly better, reduced, or even prevented, if treated appropriately and early on in life. These include conditions such as;