podiatry – Umina Podiatry

Shockwave Therapy for Foot and Leg Pain

Shockwave Therapy Shockwave Therapy has its origins in surgical use for the removal of kidney stones. The sound waves  “dissolve” the stones causing them to crumble so that they can be easily removed. Radial Shockwave Therapy uses similar technology, however the waves diffuse through the affected tissues more widely, and are created to stimulate tissues, […]

Keryflex Medical Nail Resoration – for unsightly toenails

Keryflex Nail Restoration System Keryflex is a safe treatment that improves the appearance of unsightly toenails that may be affected by: Trauma Fungus Brittle/Splitting Nails Psoriasis Discolouration After nail laser procedure How It Works During a consultation with our podiatrist we will prepare the nail that requires cosmetic nail restoration.  Applying the resin is fast […]

We are your local NDIS Podiatrist

Podiatry helps people stay mobile and participate in their community. NDIS Podiatrist Provider Registration Number: 4050005876 We recognise the importance of maintaining your mobility and participating in work, education, and leisure activities. As your NDIS Podiatrist we can help in many ways, from providing regular assistance with painful foot problems, or thorough the supply and modification […]

Common Children’s Foot Injuries

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 […]

Netball Players -Check your old shoes before you buy new ones.

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 […]