The best school shoes Back to school time. It rolls around every year, and just like Christmas, we are not always ready for it. Whether it is your first time buying school shoes for your child, or they are about to go into their final year, it can be a footwear jungle out there. So […]
Common Foot Injuries in Children Children’s injuries are in most cases related with sporting activity and associated with overuse. As young athletes are still growing, they are at greater risk of injury than adults are. Overuse injuries can affect muscles, ligaments, tendons, bones, and growth plates. In children, these structures are still growing, and the […]
Do you know a child starting school next year? Call in and pick up one of our free Kindy Packs with tips on buying the right school shoes. Most Kindergarten children can use a computer, but don’t know how to tie their laces! Find the best way to learn laces, and how to help your […]
Some schools will be closed this Monday for a pupil free day. It’s your last chance to get the Kids feet checked this holidays. How are the School Shoes going? Do you need new sports shoes? Is Netball or Football causing foot and ankle pain ? Now is the time to get it checked. We […]
Over 63% of Netball injuries are related to the ankle and lower leg As the new season approaches we need to prepare… Helpful Tips! Injuries Ensure that all old injuries from last year are fully rehabilitated before returning to play. Old Shoes Look at the appearance of the soles of your previous shoes. Compare the […]
Do you need an appointment before or after work? We have extended opening hours from 7am on Tuesdays, and close at 6pm on Wednesdays. Saturday Morning appointments are also available fortnightly. Remember you can book online at any time, even when we are closed.
Our newly hatched chook had some trouble standing and walking, but applying some podiatry knowledge and a bit of strapping got her going again. This chicken was hatched with a splayed leg, so has got the nickname “flipper”. It was unable to stand or get around very well until we applied some poultry podiatry, strapping […]
It’s nearly the end of term 3, and some school shoes are starting to look a bit worn out. Even worse, they could be affecting your child’s foot health. Here are some tips to help those school shoes go the extra mile. Six simple tips and tricks: 1. Waterproof Them As soon as you […]