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  • Sports Podiatry! More than just Orthotics!

    At South East Podiatry we take a holistic approach to patient care. Yes! We prescribe Orthotics and do believe they are a great tool to provide immediate pain relief, remove stress and strain form overused muscles groups or joint and correct postural flaws. But that is not where Podiatry involvement should stop. It is a […]

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  • What Is Sports Podiatry?

    Podiatrists are multi-skilled physicians. The area of Sports Podiatry relates to professional training in biomechanical pathology or injury caused through exercise and activity. A Podiatrist can chose to increase their knowledge and experience in one area of Podiatry over the other although cannot refer to themselves as a “Specialist or a Sports Podiatrist” as it […]

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  • Heel Pain

    There are many different causes for heel pain. Symptoms can involve the heel bone itself, the soft tissue that attaches to it or the nerves that course around it. The most common cause of heel pain is a condition referred to as plantar fasciitis. At Medifoot Podiatry we specialise in the treatment of Heel Pain […]

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  • Arch Pain

    Foot arch pain is a common type of foot pain. Its symptoms include pain when getting up in the morning, and pain during long walks or long periods of standing. The most common cause of arch pain is Plantar Fasciitis. Plantar Fasciitis is Latin for inflammation of the Plantar Fascia – the fibrous band of […]

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  • Blisters

    While typically thought of as a minor nuisance injury, blisters of the feet are among the most common injury suffered by athletes and can lead to more serious injuries. Athletes should choose their footwear and socks carefully. The first defence against friction blisters is proper fitting socks and shoes. Numerous high tech sock choices exist, […]

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  • Don’t try to treat corns and calluses yourself

    The body protects skin tissues from pressure or friction damage by producing an area of hard skin so, unless the cause of the pressure or friction is found and removed, calluses and corns will continue to form. Over-the-counter treatments, such as corn plasters, can damage the healthy surrounding skin if used incorrectly. Don’t ever attempt […]

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  • Diabetes & Podiatry

    Diabetic foot complications are a major area of special interest for our practice. We have extensive experience and knowledge in this area. Of all of the foot problems our patients can present with, there is little that is more serious to life or limb than a foot complication due to diabetes. How diabetes can affect […]

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  • Do your Child’s Feet Hurt?

    Recent research has revealed that certain foot types (flat feet or high arched feet) can predispose children to certain sports injuries and problems in later life. If you are concerned In essence: that your child’s feet does not look or function ‘normally’, then having an accredited Podiatrist assess your child’s feet may prevent problems in the […]

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  • Gout & Your Feet

    Gout is a form of arthritis that occurs as a result of the build-up of uric acid in the body and the joint fluid. This accumulation of uric acid typically occurs when the body has difficulty processing certain protein substances called purines that are found naturally in our diets. The actual build-up of uric acid […]

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Medifoot Podiatry
136 Weaponess Road Wembley Downs Western Australia 6019
Tel:+61 8 9245 2084
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