Typical CAM Walker Boot Applications
 Ankle Fractures
 Ankle Sprains
  Plantar Fasciitis 
 Posterior Tibialis Tendinitis
Surgical Interventions
Tarsal Tunnel Decompressions
The key is maintaining a neutral ankle position thus resting and unloading medial tissues while keeping good alignment for surgical and fracture healing.
It's ability to absorb shock decreases the aggravation of heel spurs. The control of the longitudinal arch supports the plantar fascia as well as off loading the metatarsal heads diminishing the possibility of metatarsalgia.