We take care of your feet!
Podiatrists are highly skilled, university educated health professionals who deal with the diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation and prevention of medical conditions of the feet and lower limbs.
Our feet are very complex, as they house a quarter of the bones in the body. Moreover, the feet comprise of a network of muscles, ligaments and joints, which play an integral part in keeping you mobile and supporting the foot. Our feet are often the most neglected and forgotten parts of our bodies, which increase their vulnerability to injury and disease. Since they are our main mode of transport it is imperative to take care of them, as they cannot be replaced like a pair of shoes. Each person’s feet are individual and therefore, require specialized care.
Our Podiatrist will work closely with our Physiotherapists and Massage therapist to give you the optimal care you need to recover from your injury!
Our Podiatrist is also specialized in treating other problems, such as:
- Corns & Calluses
- Cracked heels
- Fungal nails
- Ingrown toenails
- Plantar warts
- Thick or brittle nails
During your appointment your injury will be assessed comprehensively. This includes thorough assessment of your pathology, your injury history, footwear, as well as an assessment of your complete lower limb biomechanics and alignment. Using the information acquired from your assessment a management plan is discussed with you and implemented.