The Top 3 Best and Worst Things You Can Do for a Fracture to the Foot

Have you ever fractured your toe and been told: It’s just a toe, there is nothing you can do about it This is one of the worst things you can do for a fracture. Stubbing your toe can be one of the most painful experiences, you might be lucky and have no damage, however, this […]

Why Google Isn’t the Best Way to Solve Your Plantar Fasciitis

Have you ever Googled your heel pain symptoms? Has it left you with more questions than answers? We understand that it is difficult to find credible information on the internet and we appreciate the frustration that people have when heel pain prevents you from getting on with your daily activities. When researching your own symptoms, […]

Ingrown Toenails & Treatments

Ingrown toenails are a common condition that usually affect your big toe. An ingrown toenail is when a sharp corner, curved nail edge or a nail spike has broken the skin and cause pain and swelling to the affected toe. Most commonly, the big toe is usually affected, but can occur to any nail. Most […]

Selecting the Most Ideal Shoe for Your Child

As adults, many of us suffer from aching feet and foot related problems. This may have stemmed from having the wrong type of shoes when we were younger. As such, we learn from our mistakes and make more informed choices when purchasing shoes. A common theme that podiatrists see on a day to day basis […]

Mules and Slides…Love or Hate Them?

Summertime weather has us jumping out of our laced-up boots and brogues and into our mules and slides which are lighter and more breathable, but are they doing you more harm than good? During the colder weather our shoes generally have more fastenings (laces, buckles, velcro), are usually sturdier with a stiffer sole and usually […]