Sudden onset foot pain

Tarsal bones - tarsal coalition

Midtarsal Joint Sprain

A midtarsal joint sprain is an injury to one or more of the ligaments holding the tarsal bones in the middle of the foot together. The exact location of pain will depend on the affected

Calcaneal fracture

Calcaneal Fracture

A Calcaneal fracture is also known as a broken heel. It is usually caused by falling or jumping from a height. If you suspect an acute fracture then seek medical attention immediately. Medically reviewed by

Peroneus brevis tendon injury

Peroneal Tendon Tear

A Peroneal tendon tear is a strain of one of the tendons of the Peroneus muscles. The most common is a brevis tendon strain (tear) at the point it attaches to the outside of the

Jones fracture

Jones Fracture

Jones fracture is a fracture of the 5th metatarsal bone on the outside of the foot. It occurs through overuse, or following a severe ankle sprain. Medically reviewed by Dr Chaminda Goonetilleke, 20th Jan. 2022

Lisfrancs injury fracture

Lisfranc Injury

Lisfranc injury is a dislocation or fracture in the midfoot area. It is very rare, however, vital that it is not missed because long-term damage can occur. Medically reviewed by Dr Chaminda Goonetilleke, 20th Jan.



Gout is a form of arthritis. A build-up of uric acid in the body causes Gout. Men between the ages of 40 and 60 are most likely to suffer from it. Medically reviewed by Dr

Plantar fascia strain

Plantar Fascia Strain (Foot Arch Strain)

A Plantar fascia strain is a tear of the soft tissue under the arch of your foot. It may occur suddenly, or develop over time through overuse. Medically reviewed by Dr Chaminda Goonetilleke, 20th Jan.

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