Finding the correct shoe for your feet is not always an easy task, especially if you wear orthotics or have foot or leg problems. A comfortable and correctly fitted shoe is paramount for good foot health and the effectiveness of foot orthotics.
Everybody’s feet are different; the right fit for one person can be completely wrong for someone else. When buying shoes, you need the correct footwear for the task and footwear that is correct for your feet. Continue reading Find your perfect fit at our end of season sale
Leading podiatrists warn that many Australian children could be starting off the school year on the wrong foot by wearing shoes that permanently damage their feet.
Children spend at least 1200 hours in school shoes each year – and that doesn’t factor in extra-curricular activities such as sports. Continue reading Gen Z starting school on the wrong foot.
Thank you for your ongoing support and trusting My FootDr with your foot care needs in 2017.
My FootDr podiatry centres will operate at special holiday trading hours from Friday 22 December 2017 to Tuesday 2 January 2018. Continue reading My FootDr Holiday Trading Hours
My FootDr’s network of podiatry clinics will start to look a little different shortly, with a national rebrand to commence from January 2018.
Since 2004, My FootDr has been setting the standard in podiatry services, innovation and excellence in patient care. Continue reading New year brings new-look for My FootDr
As thousands of Australian children sign up for summer sports programs, podiatrists warn many of them could be wearing shoes which permanently damage their feet.
Children spend on average 1000 hours a year in school shoes – and footwear required for popular sports such as cricket, netball, basketball and soccer also add additional pressure on growing feet. Continue reading Summer sports a big hit on little feet
Podiatrists are urging parents to take big steps for their children’s feet as part of National Foot Health Month, to help Aussie kids grow up living an active and pain-free life.
Australia’s largest podiatry group, My FootDr podiatry centres, has this month released new research revealing 81% of parents have never taken their child to visit a Podiatrist. Continue reading Little feet a big focus as Australia celebrates National Foot Health Month
Did you know that more than 260 people aged 65 and over were hospitalised for a fall-related injury every day in 2016? Don’t let it be you or someone you care about.
As Senior’s Week (Qld) approaches later this month (August 19 – 27), we want to help educate Australians around the importance of preventing falls among our community’s most vulnerable. Continue reading Preventing falls lands on foot health
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.
Continue reading 2017 Healthy Feet Survey reveals Australia’s hidden foot problem