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Common Foot Conditions

Achilles tendinopathy

WHAT IS IT? Achilles Tendinopathy is usually divided into 2 stages: reactive and degenerative. The reactive stage is ...

Adult flat foot

WHAT IS IT? Tibialis Posterior Tendon Dysfunction (PTTD) is a common overuse injury  .The Tibialis posterior muscle plays ...

Athlete’s Foot

What is Athlete's Foot? Athlete’s foot is a fungal skin infection that causes red, itchy, peeling or blistering ...

Bunions

Bunions are most often caused by an inherited faulty mechanical structure of the foot. It is not the ...

Children’s foot problems

Maintaining and caring for a child’s feet will benefit their health, mobility and well-being throughout their entire lives.  ...

Corns and Callus

What is it? Callus is an area of thickened, hard skin that develops over an area of excessively ...

Diabetes

How does Diabetes affect my feet? Diabetes is a condition that develops from high blood sugar levels.  This ...

Fungal Nail Infection

What is a fungal nail infection? A fungal nail infection develops slowly and causes the nail to become ...

Ingrowing Toenails

What are Ingrowing Toenails? An ingrowing toe nail is a common condition that occurs when the toe nail ...

Plantar Fasciitis

WHAT IS IT?  The plantar fascia is a broad band of dense connective tissue, similar to tendon and ...

Rheumatoid Arthritis

What is it? Rheumatoid Arthritis (RhA) is a condition that causes inflammation in the joints; particularly the feet, ...

Smelly Feet

What causes smelly feet? Bromhidrosis is the medical term for excessively smelly feet.  As your feet sweat, secretions ...

Sweaty feet

What causes sweaty feet? Your feet have 250,000 sweat glands, your feet do tend to sweat more than ...

The Ageing Foot

As we age, it is natural to develop more foot problems due to wear and tear, skin problems ...

Verrucae

What are Verrucae? Verrucae, or plantar warts, are caused by the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV), and commonly occur ...

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