Podiatry focusses on foot health and can assist with a range of common ailments. Our podiatrists are experts in movement and will work with you to improve both the appearance and the functionality of your feet and lower legs. Podiatrists can also give you advice on footwear and help with occupational health and safety.
A podiatrist can assist you with:
- foot injuries, shin splints, and athletes foot
- aching feet, cracked heels, and heel spurs
- thick and ingrown toenails
- corns and calluses
- fungal problems and plantar warts
- children's foot problems
Our podiatrists are educated in the practice of dry needling, which can be beneficial in addressing acute pain and spasms in the muscles. Dry needling can treat calf tightness, shin splints, hamstring strains, and plantar fascial pain; accompanying your primary treatment to optimise your healing and recovery.
If you have a Chronic Disease Management Plan from your general practitioner, you will be bulk billed for your initial consultation.
For more information about podiatry, please make an appointment to see one of our podiatrists.