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Plantar Heel Pain Management and Treatment

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Aug 19

Plantar heel pain (commonly referred to as “plantar fasciitis”) is defined as pain or discomfort in the bottom of the heel.  It is generally characterised in its early stages by pain or discomfort when rising from rest, especially if a lot of time has been spent on the heel during

Your Butt and Your Gait

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Aug 19

As a podiatrist most patients present with a range of foot and lower leg issues.  Heel pain, Achilles Tendinopathy, Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome, Shin Splints and Patellofemoral Joint Pain are all common presentations to my clinic.  Given these injuries and issues affect the foot an lower leg both referrers and

Considerations on Choosing Your Athletic Shoe

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Aug 19

The June long weekend generally provides us with the opportunity to get out and do those things we usually don’t get time to do.  My wife and I chose to spend some time with friends, sharing an osso buco and a cheeky glass of red or two whilst catching up

Andrea Talks Achilles Tendinopathy

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Aug 19

Everybody knows somebody who has had a problem with their Achilles Tendon.  This structure is one of the most injured in runners and this injury is seen very often in the more recreational athlete. It is important to understand that there are 2 major types of Achilles Tendinopathy.

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How To Choose The Right Podiatrist for You

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Aug 19

We all know how it starts.  You have a foot problem and talk to your friends, family or perhaps health professional about it and you get the response “Maybe you should see a Podiatrist?” That’s great advice, but how do you pick the podiatrist that is right for you?  What