Your Podiatry Canberra is conveniently co-located with Sport & Spinal Physiotherapy to offer the ultimate lower limb biomechanical solutions.
Our podiatrists are trained to treat conditions from:
- Pelvis to feet
- Paediatrics to the elderly
- Elite athletes to those with chronic illness or co-morbidities
- Lower limb pain & injuries
- General nail care - thickened, fungal & ingrown toenails
- General foot care - corns, calluses & plantar warts
- Diabetes checks
Don’t let foot & ankle pain stop you from your daily activities & doing the things you love to do!
Foot and ankle pain can really impact on your daily enjoyment of life. It can stop you from doing the daily activities you love to do. That’s where our expert Podiatrists can help.
If foot pain, knee pain, corns, bunions, ingrown toenails or any other foot or skin condition is holding you back, we’ll help you return to the activities you love to do. From running a park run, taking long walks with friends and family or chasing after your kids or grandkids, our focus will always be to help you move better and feel better.
Your Podiatry Canberra is in two convenient locations at Gungahlin and Canberra City West. Your Podiatry Canberra is co-located with Sport & Spinal Physiotherapy which can give you the flexibility of having easy access to expert advice and treatment from other allied health professionals. Give our friendly receptionists a call on 6262 4464 to get you started on your journey to wellness. Helping you move better and feel better is our speciality.
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Is heel toe drop the latest craze in running? In the mid 2000’s, we went though the barefoot or ‘minimalist’ running craze. This fad was encouraging people to run on their forefoot more. This was thanks mainly to the book ‘Born to Run’. Promising less injuries while running only if we connected back to nature…
A podiatrist looks after foot problems and I have covered some of these general foot care problem in part one of what a Podiatrist can do. In the last article, I covered; Diabetic Foot Care Callus issues Corns Ingrown Toenails Thickened Nails Plantar Warts Now that we have dissected one half of a Podiatrist’s scope…
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I recently wrote this article that was published at Sport & Spinal Physiotherapy. Here’s a snippet: Forefoot running vs heel strike – which is better? Over the last several years there has been a considerable push towards forefoot running or the “barefoot running” technique. In this article we’ll refer to it as forefoot strike vs heel…
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Your Podiatry Canberra is co-located with Sport & Spinal Physiotherapy in Gungahlin and City West.