Blackwood Podiatry Centre

3/186 Main Road
Blackwood SA 5051

Blackwood Podiatry ClinicWelcome to my FootDr Blackwood (formerly The Podiatry Studio). Our team of friendly podiatrists and support staff are committed to providing the highest quality of care for our patients and the very best service for our clients.

Located in Blackwood, South Australia, our Podiatrist David Visockis and Joshua Kinsman have a special focus and specific training sporting injuries, orthotics and general foot pain. We offer a comprehensive range of professional podiatry services to cater for all your foot care needs utilising the latest diagnostic equipment and technology. Our team aims to always deliver exceptional, comprehensive care to ensure your feet stay healthy and pain-free.

Sports Podiatry

Injured a leg, foot, or ankle playing sport? We’ll get you back out on the field – fast.

Injuries in sport can happen. But they shouldn’t keep you out indefinitely. my FootDr Blackwood has a special focus on sports injury recovery so we will get you back out playing your sport in no time. We can help you recover from just about any injury to the lower body and your back including Plantar Fasciitis, Ankle Sprain, ACL Strain, Quad Strain, Pulled Hamstring, Hip Bursitis and Lower Back Pain.

Custom-made Orthotics

Orthotics are custom made podiatric devices that are inserted into your footwear to help in improving foot function, and balance biomechanical issues present in the feet or lower legs.

Orthotics can help with a variety of issues including excess pronation, leg length discrepancy and ankle Instability – all of which are common causes of foot and leg pain. Tailored to your needs, orthotics can be made from a range of materials and designs to suit any foot as well as different types of footwear.

General Foot Care

Have a problem with your feet or lower limbs? We can help!

We are qualified to help with a whole range of issues relating to your feet, ankles and lower limbs. We recommend that you seek help as soon as possible as fast treatment can minimise the risk of your foot ailment affecting your everyday life and overall posture.

Due to their role as major weight bearing parts of the body, feet and ankles are often put under huge amounts of stress. We are highly trained to deal with any structural and biomechanical imbalances and issues you might be having.

We look after people of all ages stay on their feet from Panorama, Belair, Glenalta, Eden Hills, Blackwood, Hawthorndene, Bellevue Heights, Craigburn Farm, Coromandel Valley and surrounding suburbs. When you experience pain book an appointment with our Podiatrists.

Blackwood News

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Summer sports a big hit on little feet

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

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Little feet a big focus as Australia celebrates National Foot Health Month

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

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Preventing falls lands on foot health

Podiatry Falls PreventionDid 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