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Podiatry Overview
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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 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.

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.

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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
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What treatments are available at Head2Toe?

General podiatric care:

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

Prescribing and fitting foot orthoses

Podiatry with Head2Toe Physiotherapy and Podiatry is a smart choice – our clinic offers targeted solutions and therapies to treat common and more complex foot problems, with everything from nail reduction and management to diabetic foot assessment, biomechanical consults and orthotic prescriptions.

At Head2Toe Physiotherapy and Podiatry, we offer multi-disciplinary healthcare strategies that include solutions from general practice and physiotherapy, on top of podiatry-specific management plans. When it comes to quality podiatry, Melbourne residents should take advantage of Head2Toe’s quality service.

We never double-book appointments, and ensure you get quality one-to-one sessions with our podiatry specialists. Committed to patient satisfaction, if you’re ever left waiting more than 15 minutes after your set appointment time, we’ll offer the session time free-of-charge. It’s this quality of patient care that makes us a leading podiatrist Melbourne locals all regularly call on for their persistent feet issues.

We offer specialist sports injury care, and are able to offer quality therapy options for a whole range of heel pain problems, fractures, soft tissues injuries and ankle sprains. Our quality physiotherapy services, which we are able to regularly integrate into our podiatry services, can help us treat a range of biomechanical problems, and can assist with persisting feet alignment or positioning problems, like flat feet.

So, for a higher standard of podiatry, book an appointment with us now on 03 9326 0168.

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