Women’s shoes terrible for feet, explains Randall Marcus

The high heels and tight fits of today’s shoes are terrible for women’s feet

The Plain Dealer: Women’s shoes—whether high heels or ballet flats—can be detrimental to their feet, tendons and lower backs. “Eventually, if you wear shoes that don’t conform to the shape of the foot, they will deform your foot,” said Randall Marcus, chairman of the Department of Orthopaedics at the School of Medicine.