Podiatry

Best Tennis Shoes for Nurses 2020

Posted in Podiatry on November 1, 2020

best tennis shoes for nurses

You love doing your nursing job. Helping care for people's health is a very rewarding and satisfying job, but nursing requires endless hours of work spent on your feet, often running from patient to patient. This is why sleeping medical staff photos, caught napping on unexpected hospital places are going viral on internet these days. You are human not a machine after all. I know your shifts are long, busy and exhausting - so how Read More »

Podiatrist's Guide to Shoes for Women with Plantar Fasciitis.

Posted in Podiatry, Uncategorized on May 17, 2018

If you have been unlucky enough to suffer with Plantar Fasciitis you will be familiar with the daily struggle of heel and/or arch pain whenever you try to get up and move around. Often described as either a sharp pain on ache under the heel, plantar fasciitis can be a mild niggle, right up to a debilitating pain the stops people from being able to work. Plantar fasciitis can be caused be a variety of Read More »

3 Ways to Avoid Cracked Heels This Summer

Posted in Podiatry, Uncategorized on March 25, 2018

Have You Ever wondered How to Avoid Cracked Heels? Cracked Heels.  I think you'll agree with me that there is nothing worse that arriving at the beach and noticing that your heels are dry and cracking. Not only do they look unsightly, they can cause other problems, even a nasty infection! Below we've put together a list of the top 3 actions you can take to help minimise your dry and cracked heels over the hot Australian Read More »

Pedicure Infections: Today Tonight Nail Salon Investigation

Posted in Podiatry, Uncategorized on March 25, 2018

With the sudden growth of nail salons popping up in almost every suburban shopping strip, we have also seen a rise in the instances of pedicure caused skin infections.  Unfortunately, I have seen first hand the damage these nail salons can do to your feet with a couple of my patients experiencing some terrible side effects.  How to Choose a Pedicure Salon to Avoid Infection If you are considering visiting a nail salon for a Read More »

Pedicure Infections: Today Tonight Nail Salon Investigation

Posted in Podiatry, Uncategorized on March 25, 2018

With the sudden growth of nail salons popping up in almost every suburban shopping strip, we have also seen a rise in the instances of pedicure caused skin infections.  Unfortunately, I have seen first hand the damage these nail salons can do to your feet with a couple of my patients experiencing some terrible side effects.  How to Choose a Pedicure Salon to Avoid Infection If you are considering visiting a nail salon for a Read More »

Ideas for the creating the perfect Podiatry Clinic Name

Posted in Podiatry, Uncategorized on September 22, 2017

Wow – it’s been a busy, busy month! It feels like I have been working every second of every day. You see, next month I open my very first Melbourne Podiatry Clinic [more information about that soon]. After working as a Podiatrist for many years, for some really great people, I decided the timing and opportunity were right for me to open my very own clinic. I’ve agreed to rent a room, in an already established Physiotherapy Read More »

Chiropodist in Melbourne call 03 9939 3339

Posted in Podiatry, Uncategorized on June 24, 2017

Is it difficult to find a Chiropodist (or Podiatrist) in your area of Melbourne? Trying to decide if you need to see a Chiropodist or a Podiatrist? Well we can let you in on a little secret.......Podiatrists and Chiropodists are the same thing now! In Australia, before 1977, Podiatrist were known as Chiropodists. It was decided that the official name should be changed to Podiatrist; to reflect the increase in education and range of services provided by (Podiatrists). Lots of my patients still Read More »

How to Prevent Sore Feet at the Races

Posted in Podiatry, Uncategorized on June 14, 2017

Read this infographic to learn how to enjoy a day at the races without the sore feet! Source: Pivotal Podiatry Clinic Moorabbin

Don't Be Afraid to Show Your Feet This Summer: Get Your Feet Looking Great!

Posted in Podiatry, Uncategorized on May 18, 2017

Spring is well and truly here and summer is not far away! As the weather improves and the mercury rises our feet come out of hibernation and into the sunshine! If you are anything like most people, your feet have been hidden away in socks and boots all winter, and spring can be a bit daunting when it comes to your feet. As we pull our summer favourites out of the wardrobe, out too come Read More »

Podiatrist Reveals 9 Different Ways To Prevent Smelly Feet

Posted in Podiatry, Uncategorized on May 14, 2017

Having smelly feet can be a really embarrassing probelm to have! But don't stress... ...if you suffer from smelly feet there are a few things you can do that can make a really big difference. Often it is not actually your feet that smell bad, but your shoes and socks, as they soak up all your sweat! Sweaty or Smelly feet (Bromhidrosis) are a really common condition. Basically when your feet sweat a lot, it allows Read More »