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What is Podiatry? 

Podiatry is an allied health service that focuses on the lower limb and in particular the foot. Podiatrists are trained in a variety of areas that allows them to diagnose and treat complex medical conditions that affect the lower limb and foot.

Podiatry

Podiatry at Head2Toe

Our friendly Podiatrists are devoted to provide expert podiatric care to ensure that you are receiving the most effective treatment for your podiatric health care needs. They are dedicated to diagnosing a wide range of podiatric conditions and are capable of providing various treatment options to relieve and prevent foot problems.

They work with the Physiotherapists and General Practitioners within our centre using a multi-disciplinary approach to health care to ensure that you are receiving the most appropriate and beneficial treatment to you.

Quality Podiatry Care in Brunswick, Essendon, Ascot Vale, Niddrie, Avondale Heights and Keilor

With 30 minute consults you are ensured that the podiatrist treating has an adequate amount of time to thoroughly assess all your podiatric needs and answer any questions you may have.

What conditions do podiatrists treat?
General podiatric care:

  • Nail reduction and management
  • Removal of callouses
  • Removal of corns
  • Tend to bunions
  • Warts
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Ingrown toenails

Diabetes:

  • Diabetic foot assessment
  • Foot ulcerations

It is very important that diabetics have their feet checked regularly by podiatrists to avoid any potential health complications that may arise from the lack of sensation and circulation of their feet.

Biomechanical conditions

  • Flat feet
  • High arches
  • Anatomical alignment
  • Including paediatric biomechanical assessment and management

Injuries of the foot and ankle ( including sports injuries)

  • Heel pain
  • Ankle sprains
  • Soft tissue injuries
  • Fractures

Experienced Podiatrist Services

What treatments are available at Head2Toe?

General podiatric care:

  • Nail reduction and management
  • Removal of callouses
  • Removal of corns
  • Tend to bunions
  • Warts
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Footwear intervention
  • Prolotherapy
  • Nail surgery for ingrown toe nails

Prescribing and fitting foot orthoses

  • Assist with flat feet
  • Assists with other biomechanical conditions
  • Managing biomechanical conditions

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