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Verrucae and Warts of the Feet

April 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Verrucae, commonly known as warts, are a growth of the Human Papilloma (HP) Virus. The virus is contagious and survives in damp areas such as changing room floors, swimming pools and shower areas. The HP [...]

Medicare for Podiatry

March 28th, 2017|0 Comments

For those who suffer from chronic diseases or conditions there is a Medicare care program that allows access to podiatry privately . Medicare has a CHRONIC DISEASES MANAGEMENT PLAN ( previously the Enhanced Primary Care [...]

Podiatry and Medicare

May 24th, 2016|0 Comments

Have you ever wondered if Podiatry services are covered by Medicare? A common question that we often encounter from new and existing patients is if they can claim podiatry services under Medicare. At the Podicare [...]

Knee cap pain that is caused by the feet

May 11th, 2016|0 Comments

When the knee cap does not glide correctly is often the result of poor lower limb alignment . Our podiatrist Vish Rajkumar discusses the condition of Patellofemoral Syndrome and how podiatrists treat it. Patellofemoral syndrome The patellofemoral joint [...]

Children’s Feet

January 30th, 2016|0 Comments

Children’s feet are precious They are born with soft bones and very loose ligaments that can be damaged by tight shoes or socks. By the age of 2 years, feet grow to be strong enough [...]

Treating heel pain

December 8th, 2015|0 Comments

Heel pain treatments vary depending on the underlying causes and factors and the duration of the condition. Management of heel pain Investigation with x-rays and ultrasounds may required to determine the degree of damage and [...]

Podiatry

October 20th, 2015|0 Comments

When there’s a limp in your step, who do you call? Even with the rapid increase in health literacy over the past decade, Podiatry as a profession is still a relatively unknown and an under [...]