What I can help you with
What carries you through the ups and downs of life, but doesn’t get the proper credit, care or attention they deserve?
Whether you’re putting up with pain or struggling to stay mobile, We believe your feet deserve better. Because you deserve better.
As your local podiatrist, correct diagnosis and the right treatment for feet and lower limbs is just one part of our service. Helping you take real action to live a better life is part of our work too.
Basically, We are devoted to three things:
- Finding solutions to foot problems (listed below)
- Educating people to take better care of their feet, and
- Making quality health-care close to home.
While you may be putting up with your symptoms, We assure you that pain is not normal and when left unaddressed only contributes to other health problems.
We’re proud that Front Foot Podiatry is located within a multi-disciplinary service provider. This means that you access complimentary services under the one building, without having to travel huge distances.
General Foot Care
At Front Foot Podiatry the aim is to help you keep your feet pain free. As a qualified podiatrist, We offer expert advice and treatment for a full range of issues, from ingrown toenails, thickened, hard to cut nails, to skin infections tired feet, cracked heels, corns and calluses or biomechanical issues such as bunions, lower limb pain, knee and ankle pain.
Minor Nail Surgery
We are experts at dealing with ingrown toe nail problems. The minor ingrown toenail surgery performed in our sterile clinic is non-invasive with minimal pain and a fast recovery time, reducing the chance of any further issues.
We are passionate about helping children’s feet to avoid issues in later life. Early diagnosis is best, especially if you notice your child has an unusual gait, constantly stumbling, or complaining of lower limb pain. It is not normal for Children to experience pain in their feet or lower limbs so please contact us if you have any concerns.
Diabetes can cause a range of foot issues; if left untreated this can be serious. Diabetes can cause foot nerve damage, poor circulation, foot infections, joint pain and stiffness. We can create a regular check up plan to help manage and prevent further issues.
We believe good footwear is essential for maintaining pain-free, healthy feet. We can assess your feet and provide advice on the best type of footwear for your everyday, work and sports requirements. We can help select the best shoes, with or without orthotics, to help support your feet and suit your individual needs. We stock a wide range of comfortable and functional, podiatry friendly shoes. Click here to view the range.
Orthotics are helpful devices fitted into shoes to efficiently assist with functionality. Almost anyone can benefit from orthotics as they help stabilise and align the foot. We are experienced in prescribing custom made or over the counter orthotics. These specialist insoles have been scientifically proven to be highly beneficial, providing freedom from pain and increased comfort.
Types of conditions that benefit from orthotic therapy:
- Flat feet
- High arches
- Chronic heel pain
- Frequent ankle sprains
- Shin splints
- Chronic knee pain
- Morton’s Neuroma
- Arthritic feet
- Diabetic feet
Injuries and Prevention
Sport and physical activities can result in numerous injuries to the lower limb. We care and provide expert advice for all levels from recreational sportspeople to elite athletes. We take pride in ensuring treatment; rehabilitation and preventative care of the highest standard.
We present regular informative workshops and clinics that include general podiatry, injury prevention, running workshops, and technical footwear fit sessions. See the news section for interesting tips and upcoming events.
While you don’t need a doctor’s referral to book an appointment with Front Foot Podiatry, to benefit from the Chronic Disease Management plan please visit your GP first.
Whether you’re putting up with an existing problem or looking for holistic support, get in touch to arrange your first appointment.