Talk to a local podiatrist in Diamond Creek today
If you’re tired of living with pain and discomfort in your feet, contact a professional podiatrist in Diamond Creek. At the Diamond Valley Foot and Ankle Clinic, it is our aim to rid your feet of issues, allowing you to move more freely. Our podiatrists are dedicated to preventing, diagnosing, treating and rehabilitating a range of disorders in the foot and ankle.
Most common foot problems podiatrists treat
- Foot injuries
- Overuse injuries of the foot and ankle
- Calluses and corns
- Nail disorders
- Foot infections
- Skin problems
Did you know?
- Women have a strange relationship with their feet. On average they walk 4 kms more than men a day, but in shoes that are too small. It has been found a staggering 90 per cent of women wear shoes that are too small for them. With all the additionally walking in the wrong shoes, it’s no surprise they suffer with problems with their foot four times more often than men.
- Showering in a communal shower puts your feet at risk of catching a range of nasty diseases including athlete’s food, plantar warts and ringworm.
Toddlers and children experience a range of problems with their feet including flat feet, pigeon toes, late walking, stumbling, abnormal foot positions, heel pain and verrucas. Generally, children take their first steps between eight to 18 months. During this time it is important to ensure they are developing properly. If you are concerned about your child’s walking, stability or posture, our podiatrists can assist you. Our podiatrists have a special interest in children’s feet and provide prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of disorders of the foot and lower limb.
Sadly, both type 1 and type 2 diabetes affect peripheral nerves and blood vessels. These issues essentially reduce the blood circulation in your feet and legs, as well as damaging the nerves in the feet. In order to prevent serious complications in the feet, it is vital diabetics take care of their feet. Our podiatrists provide complete diabetic feet care service. They test the nerves and the blood vessels to assess your risks and determine your status. If you suffer from diabetes ensure you choose a podiatrist to work alongside your health practitioners.
We work hard to ensure our patients receive a complete podiatry service at the Diamond Valley Foot and Ankle Clinic. In addition to providing various treatments, our podiatrists are also equipped to carry out minor foot surgeries. Our podiatrists carry out procedures right in our podiatry clinic including nail, soft tissue and wart surgery. In instances where the surgical procedure is too large, for example bunion correction, our podiatrists will refer you to a talented surgeon.
Having strong, healthy feet are essential for participating in any level of sport. Whether you’re a professional athlete or an occasional walker, pain and injuries can strike at any time. There are a variety of factors that can cause conditions in the feet, which include overuse and poor posture. Our podiatrists provide comprehensive assessment, diagnosis and treatment to solve a variety of conditions including muscle soreness, tendonitis, shin splints and heel pain.
Make an appointment at our foot clinic today at Diamond Creek
Say goodbye to aching feet by visiting a podiatrist in Diamond Creek today. To book an appointment, right the Diamond Valley Feet and Ankle Clinic on 9434 4422.