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Podiatry And The Condition Of Your Feet

Podiatry is a field of healthcare devoted to the study and treatment of disorders of the foot and leg. We are devoted to the study and medical treatment of disorders of the foot and ankle, Podiatrists, treat a variety of foot conditions, which include the following:

Nail Conditions

  • Long nails and thickened nails
  • Nail fungal infections
  • Traumatised nails
  • Ingrown toenails                

Skin Conditions

  • Calluses
  • Corns on the sole of the foot, between the toes and on top of the toes
  • Cracked heels and dry skin
  • Fungal infections (athlete’s foot)
  • Verrucae (Plantar Warts)

General Aches And Pains

  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Painful heels and arches
  • Pain in the ball of the foot
  • Joint and ankle pain         
  • Adult Flat Feet            

Diabetes                               

  • Insulin or non-insulin dependent diabetics
  • Foot ulcers caused by diabetes  
  • General foot care
  • Prevention of diabetes-related pathologies          
  • Regular Diabetic foot screening    

Sports Injuries

  • Achilles tendinopathy
  • Plantar heel pain – Plantar Fasciitis – Arch pain
  • Runner’s knee – Patella Fem Pain Syndrome
  • ITBFS – Iliotibial Band Syndrome
  • Med Tibula Stress Syndrome – Shin Splints        
  • Sinus Tarsi Syndrome

Paediatric Conditions

  • Heel and ankle pain
  • Growth plate pathologies – Severs Disease
  • Ingrown toenails
  • Knock-knees
  • Flat feet
  • Tired and aching feet
  • Plantar Warts
  • General Check-up’s – Foot assessment

 

Identifying The Problem