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What are foot orthoses (orthotics)

What are foot orthoses (orthotics)

What are orthoses/orthotics? Foot orthoses primarily provide support under the feet by supporting the arch but also are an aid to correct any gait anomalies. The foot orthotic helps to stabilise the foot, support ate arch and align the foot posture assisting in flat...

Severs Disease

Severs Disease

Is your child limping after sports? Is your child complaining of heel pain? Now that some COVID restrictions are easing, children will be returning to community and club based sports and we often see children with “heel pain” also known as Severs Disease! What is...

Tingling & Numbness in your feet?

Tingling & Numbness in your feet?

Tingling & Numbness in your feet? Peripheral neuropathy is a disorder that occurs whereby the nerves on the sole of your feet are damaged Sometimes referred to as “peripheral neuropathy” – tinging and numbness in your feet is a complaint we commonly get in the...

Do you suffer from ingrown toe nails?

Do you suffer from ingrown toe nails?

Do you suffer from ingrown toe nails? Ingrown toenails are one of the most common pathologies we treat at Sydney Foot Clinic. It commonly affects the big toe however we do see ingrown toenails on the smaller digits. What causes an ingrown toenail? Improper cutting of...

Is that bump on your toe really a bunion?

Is that bump on your toe really a bunion?

Is that bump on your toe really a bunion? A common question or presentation we get at the clinic is “I have this bump on the side of my big toe that is causing me pain, I think I have a bunion”. However, when we assess the foot it a completely different story! What is...

Plantar Fascitis – heel pain

Plantar Fascitis – heel pain

Heel pain – What care the causes of plantar fasciitis in adults? Background: The plantar fascia is a band of tissue, similar to a tendon, which runs from the front of the heel bone (calcaneus) to the ball of the foot (metatarsals). This dense strip of tissue helps to...

Corona Virus – COVID 19 Update

Corona Virus – COVID 19 Update

In accordance with advice from the Australian department of health and the Australian Podiatry Association, we remain open offering our services to all our patients. Our main priority is the health and safety of our patients and as a result we have become even more...

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