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My FootDr Hope Island takes a step in a new direction

Hope Island Shopping Centre Podiatrist

Hope Island Shopping Centre PodiatristMy FootDr Hope Island has moved to a new podiatry clinic and shoe store at Hope Island Shopping Centre, continuing their commitment to bring patients the best podiatry care so that their lives are not limited by foot pain.

The brand-new Hope Island podiatry centre offers the full scope of podiatry services including prescription orthotics, fungal nail laser treatment, video gait assessment, shockwave therapy and a range of orthotic friendly footwear. Continue reading My FootDr Hope Island takes a step in a new direction

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Stirling podiatry centre takes the next step with re-brand

Podiatry Stirling Adelaide

LOCAL podiatrist Jayne Palmer is excited about a business move that has seen her Adelaide Hills Family & Sports Podiatry Centre partnered with national brand My FootDr podiatry centres.

The centre, which has operated locally for 7 years, marks just the second location for My FootDr in South Australia, adding to a further 30 nationally as part of Australia’s largest podiatry group.   Continue reading Stirling podiatry centre takes the next step with re-brand

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Blackwood podiatry centre strengthens footing with re-brand

Blackwood Podiatry Clinic

Blackwood Podiatry ClinicBLACKWOOD’S The Podiatry Studio has undertaken an exciting new merger with national podiatry group My FootDr podiatry centres that will enhance its leading foot care offering.

The podiatry centre, which has operated locally for eight years and is now called My FootDr Blackwood, marks the national brand’s first move into Adelaide, with a further 30 locations nationally. Continue reading Blackwood podiatry centre strengthens footing with re-brand

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Caring for someone with diabetes: 5 simple steps for healthy feet

To support National Diabetes Week (July 9-15), we want to heighten awareness around the important role carers play in helping people living with diabetes.

Carers can help their patients, partners or family to maintain healthy feet by ensuring they receive regular podiatry care. Continue reading Caring for someone with diabetes: 5 simple steps for healthy feet

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Let’s talk feet this National Diabetes Week

Foot Check Diabetes

Foot Check DiabetesAn annual podiatry visit may be all it takes to prevent the more than 12 diabetes-related amputations performed at Australian hospitals every day.

As we participate in National Diabetes Week this week (July 9-15), this is the message we are sending not only to patients but also to carers of people with diabetes.  Continue reading Let’s talk feet this National Diabetes Week

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Two become one as my FootDr Stafford Heights moves to Stafford City

my FootDr StaffordWe are excited to announce that our team at my FootDr Stafford Heights has moved in with our Stafford team located at Stafford City Shopping Centre.

As you know, it’s been a while since we changed our name from Podiatry Point to my FootDr and we’re thrilled to come together as one team. Continue reading Two become one as my FootDr Stafford Heights moves to Stafford City

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Why career women need to promote their foot health

my FootDr_Heel Pain After Work

my FootDr_Heel Pain After WorkWe spend roughly a third of our day in a workplace, but how much thought do we put into what impact our footwear choices have on the health of our feet over the course of our career?

According to our 2017 Healthy Feet Survey, more than half of Australian women (52%) experienced sore feet after work in just the last 12 months. Almost two-thirds (64%) also said they had purchased shoes that were fashionable but not necessarily the best fit. Continue reading Why career women need to promote their foot health

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Don’t let shin splints cut your netball season short

Netball Netball is the most popular female sport in Australia, with women and children alike participating in the high-intensity, fast-paced game. But with every dodge, intercept or ‘break’, comes the potential for injury.

As the netball season intensifies and the expectations at training, game days and carnivals rise, we see a myriad of new aches and pains; with the most common being shin splints.  Continue reading Don’t let shin splints cut your netball season short

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2017 Healthy Feet Survey reveals Australia’s hidden foot problem

This month we are excited to release our inaugural Healthy Feet Survey to help bridge the information gap on foot health through examining how Australians look after their feet and lift the lid on some of the fundamental awareness issues with podiatry as a health service.

Commissioned and published by Australia’s largest podiatry groups My FootDr and Balance Podiatry, the report reveals modern lifestyle demands and ignorance are two major factors impacting on foot health.

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my FootDr to help brave ‘soles’ in 100km trail walk

Oxfam Podiatry Support

Oxfam Brisbane TrailwalkersAs 500 participants descend on D’Aguilar National Park this weekend (June 16-18) to take on the arduous Oxfam Trailwalker charity event, they’ll need all the emotional and physical support they can get.

Fortunately, 16 podiatrists from my FootDr podiatry centres will be out in force to support the participants as they pass the final checkpoint in the demanding 100-kilometre trail walk from Mount Glorious to Mount Coot-tha, signalling 14 kilometres to the finish line.

Continue reading my FootDr to help brave ‘soles’ in 100km trail walk