Conditions & Treatments

Heel Pain – plantar fasciitis, heel spurs

 

Forefoot pain – metatarsalgia, neuromas, bursitis, plantar plate tears

 

Knee pain – osteoarthritis, ligament damage, bakers cysts, meniscal damage

 

Tendon pain – tendonitis & tenosynovitis of any tendon of the lower limb

 

Sports injuries – shin splints, ligament damage, muscle tears, tendon pain

 

Hip and back pain

 

Ingrowing Toenails

  • Conservative & surgical options
  • we specialise in ‘low -pain’ techniques

 

General Podiatry 

  • ingrowing toenails
  • minor surgery, sutures
  • corns & callus

 

The clinic has diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound for additional safety for guided injections and injury assessment.

 

Orthotics – where foot function needs to be improved long term. The clinic favours orthotics made from high density foam (EVA) that can be soft or hard. Computer scanned and milled orthotics (CADCAM) or simpler heat moldable options.

 

Platelet Rich Plasma Injections – Level 1 evidence for osteoarthritis

 

Prolotherapy – this injectable solution usually contains glucose.

 

Neural Prolotherapy – new injection therapy that treats pain with a weak glucose solution. It works on the theory of Hilton’s law that “the nerve trunk supplying a joint also supplies the overlying skin and the muscles that move the joint.” It works well when combined with other joint, tendon or ligament injections.

Exercise prescription – specific for the patient and their presenting symptoms.