Heel Fracture

It takes a lot of force to fracture or break the bones in the heel (hindfoot). Injuries most frequently result from car crashes or falls from a significant height. Fractures may occur in the heel or the bone located on top of the heel.

Heel Fracture Symptoms

Heel fractures cause pain, swelling, stiffness, and bruising. You will not be able to put weight on your foot to stand or walk.