Best Shoes for Plantar Fasciitis 2017 - Buyer's Guide

Posted on January 31, 2017

Best Shoes for Plantar Fasciitis 2017

Finding a good pair of shoes can be hard when you suffer from plantar fasciitis. That's why I've done the research and testing for you to compile a list of the top 10 Best Shoes for Plantar Fasciitis. This way you can have a look at the best options and choose the shoes that suit how you're managing plantar fasciitis.

Treatment for Plantar Fasciitis is different for each patient but usually involves custom orthotics, stretching, frozen drink bottle and wearing comfortable shoes. 

As a Podiatrist I have treated plenty of patients with plantar Fasciitis so I am well placed to help you make a decision from the thousands of shoes available on the market. So let's figure it out!

Best Shoes for Plantar Fasciitis

Usually, it is a very personal choices footwear. You typically assess what activities you will be using the shoes for, make a call on what type of shoe you like the look of and then you purchase. But when you have plantar fasciitis, you need to consider other factors when buying shoes like; 1 will they fit your orthotics (if you have been prescribed them), 2 do they contain enough support, 3 do they have extra cushion?

This can be very difficult for the average shoe buyer, so I've assessed the shoes available in the market, and determined which shoes are the best for patients that have plantar fasciitis. 


SHoe Brand Activity type Feet type
Nike Walking Neutral
Asic Running High Arches


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