Best Shoes for Plantar Fasciitis


If you haven't already experienced Plantar Fascilitis, trust me - it's no fun. And the right shoes can make all the difference in prevention and healing.

Last month, Forbes published an article called Best Shoes For Plantar Fasciitis Of 2022, According To Podiatrists. In the article, the winner was the Vionic Malibu Slip-On.

According to the article, they picked this shoe over all the others because the Vionic Malibu Slip-Ons are stylish, easy to get on and off, and have a good support structure in place. Boasting “three-zone comfort,” they help offload the heel and provide good arch support and comfort. While they are designed to relieve pain associated with plantar fasciitis, Mehgan Susek, a Pennsylvania-based podiatrist and 2021 Forbes Health Advisory Board member, says her patients report feeling better in their knees, hips, back and neck after wearing these shoes."

Other shoes Forbes applauded include Kuru Atom, Hoka One One Arhai 5, Orthofeet Coral Stretch Knit, Brooks Adrenaline GTS, New Balance 410 Trail Running Shoe, Vionic Willa Slip-On (flats) and Snyder (loafers), Vionic Relax Slippers, and Oofos OOlala Luxe Sandals.

As a runner, taking care of your feet is critical and investing in the right shoes can help you enjoy the sport for a long time.