Foot & Heel Region

Plantar fasciitis is one of the most common causes of heel pain in both runners and non-runners, with approximately 10% of people suffering from plantar fasciitis once in their life.The plantar fascia is a thick fibrous band of connective tissues starting from the bottom of...

Ever wondered what Achilles Tendonitis is, what causes it or how to treat it? Achilles Tendonitis is a common injury for runners, but it can also be found in many other sports, such as basketball, tennis, dancing or pretty much anything that involves repetitive stress on...

Plantar Fasciitis Treatment in Reservoir & Melbourne CBD Plantar fasciitis is the most common cause of heel pain. It occurs when the plantar fascia, the ligament connecting your heel bone to your toes, becomes strained. The ligament becomes inflamed and causes pain when walking or standing. As...

When it comes to foot pain our podiatrists often see conditions that require custom made orthotic insoles to treat. Foot orthotics are an external device which often take the form of custom made insoles placed inside footwear. The use of orthotics can help treat injuries...

A stress fracture is a partial or complete hairline break in a bone due to repeated microtrauma to the area and is therefore an overuse injury. These stress fractures occur most frequently in the 2nd - 4th metatarsal bones (the bones of the foot just...