Blue Mountains Podiatry

Tendonitis in the foot is a common problem because we use our feet continuously when playing sport. One of the most frequently affected tendons is the posterior tibial tendon, a structure that is normally hard at work, throughout the contact phase of gait (when the...

Tendonitis in the foot is a common problem because we use our feet continuously when playing sport. One of the most frequently affected tendons is the posterior tibial tendon, a structure that is normally hard at work, throughout the contact phase of gait (when the...

A fungal nail infection, referred to in medical terms as onychomycosis, occurs when fungi, a kind of microorganism, infect your nails. You may first notice the infection as a white or yellow spot under the tip of your nail....

We are pleased to announce that this week our Faulconbridge clinic was relocated to our brand-new clinic at 20 Ferguson Road, Springwood! We have spent the last year renovating and building a state-of-the-art new medical facility with increased accessibility and the latest technology....

Foot arch pain is a common type of foot pain. Its symptoms include pain when getting up in the morning, and pain during long walks or long periods of standing. Arch pain in the morning is due to the ligaments under the foot known as...

Did you know that almost 40% of all children, teenager and adolescent injuries are sports-related? Injuries in the young athlete are often trivialised. They are usually asked or encouraged to "toughen up and play through the pain." This approach is not in the young athlete's...

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The warmer weather is well and truly here, and Christmas is fast approaching. Now that the Melbourne Cup is over, we know Christmas is just around the corner. With a little planning, you can stay in good health while still enjoying summer and all its...

Your feet are more susceptible to injury than you might think; after all, they bear the weight of your entire body. Your treatment will depend on the cause, but it’s best to see a Podiatrist if your foot pain is severe and persists after several...

Many of us take advantage of our feet and it’s only when we begin to experience pain or discomfort that we notice how much we rely on them. Because problems with your feet are not necessarily life-threatening, they often become ignored or overlooked. Often, it’s only...