Not all cases of heel pain are caused by spurs, and treatment differs based on each patient’s specific circumstances. It’s best to be assessed by a professional to get a reliable diagnosis and avoid further pain and/or injury.
Fallen arches or flat feet are typically associated with arch pain, however high arches are at risk too. There are many factors that may contribute to pain, so seek professional advice before taking measures to manage the pain yourself.
Pain, swelling and point tenderness (in the absence of trauma) are all reasons to seek professional assessment and treatment for a stress fracture.
No. Seeing our podiatrists does not require a specific referral. However, on occasion you may be referred under a Chronic Disease Management plan (EPC) which you will need to provide at the time of consultation. Referral from your doctor or specialist is also needed to allow us to fully understand your needs. It is important to understand that your EPC will not cover all of your consultation costs.
Payment is required at the completion of your consultation. We provide both hicaps for your private health fund needs, and we have eftpos facilities to enable this.
Yes, we have many NDIS patients of various ages and complaints. It is important to understand that we cannot see you without you firstly providing both your current NDIS plan and undertaking a service agreement.