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Podiatry treatment has an important role to play in improving the quality of life of people living with disabilities. We understand how important comfort and mobility is to the individual and their families.  The Foot Studio works alongside NDIS Plan Managers and other Health Practitioners to...

How Does ESWT Work? During treatment the high energy radial waves interact with Substance P (a brain chemical that stimulates pain receptors in the body) and other tissues which leads to a cascade of beneficial effects including enhancing circulation, reversal of chronic inflammation, stimulation of collagen...

High Power Laser Therapy (HPL) HPL is used for both acute and chronic injuries. HPL helps us to heal the body from injury quicker. HPL is a light amplification device that works by stimulated emission of radiation in a safe manner. It facilitates tissue regeneration, works...

Sever’s Condition (Calcaneal Apophysitis)  Sever’s condition is one of the most common growing pains we see in children.  Sever’s is a growing related condition that presents as heel pain in children and adolescents from 8-14 years old.  It is most common in children who are frequently on the...

Cracked Heels Two things you are probably doing wrong when treating your own cracked heels.  Did you know one of the most common concerns we see as Podiatrists,  during the warmer months are dry, cracked and painful heels?   A build-up of hard skin called ‘hyperkeratosis’ becomes thick usually...

Bunions are one of the most common conditions we see as a Podiatrist's. What exactly is a bunion? Bunions are NOT an extra growth of bone out the side of your big toe joint like most people think. It is actually when the bones themselves...

What is an ingrown toenail? An ingrown toenail is a nail growing into the skin like a nail spike or thorn causing a wound, cut or discomfort. Often you can get little secondary corns and hard skin which builds up at the pressure junction of the...

Kids Feet Kids feet are not just 'little adult feet'. We like to take our time, assess, diagnose and treat the patient as a whole. Our Podiatry rooms are spacious and used to being filled with families and lots of kids! Did you know that in-toeing (or pigeon...

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