Are you one of the 48 per cent of Australian’s that wake up with heel pain once a week? If heel pain is impacting how you move, how you feel, and how you live, then it’s time to get help from My FootDr.
Plantar heel pain (often caused by plantar fasciitis) is a common condition causing severe pain under the heel bone. Pain in the heel or in the arch often indicates inflammation of the long band of tissue under the foot (the plantar fascia).
Continue reading 5 tips to treat heel pain
A brand new podiatry offering is aimed at helping Orange residents consider the important role feet play in their overall health and well-being.
My FootDr has opened a new podiatry clinic and shoe store at Orange City Centre, offering locals the opportunity to access world-class podiatry care supported by state of the art podiatry equipment. Continue reading My FootDr opens brand new podiatry clinic in Orange, NSW
Netball is an extremely fast-paced game that places a lot of stress on the feet, ankles and knees. Therefore, you need the right netball shoes for your feet to reduce the risk of developing or exacerbating injuries.
To help you find your perfect netball shoe we have compared the most popular styles from leading brands to help you decide on what’s the best fit for you. Download our free eBook today! Continue reading Netball Shoe Review 2018
To get the most out of your game and your body, you need to wear the right football boots for your feet. Our podiatrist have reviewed over 20 men’s and women’s football boots from leading brands to help you find the best fit for your game. Download our free eBook today! Continue reading Football Boot Review 2018
My FootDr has strengthened its national footprint partnering with established podiatry group South East Podiatry, marking the brand’s first move into Victoria.
Established in 2006, South East Podiatry is home to more than 20 podiatrists and support staff working across five locations in Boronia, Cranbourne, Leongatha, Pakenham and Warragul. Continue reading My FootDr welcomes Victorian podiatry group South East Podiatry
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
Melbourne Cup Day is a national tradition where we put on our best dress and high heels for a day of fun, excitement and hopefully choose a few winners. With a glass of champagne in one hand and a betting card in another, our feet often become our last priority.
A majority of the day is spent standing, walking and wearing uncomfortable high heels that can leave you with blisters and aching feet, holding your heels. If you’re not a winner on the day, you don’t want to add sore feet to your list of losses.
Continue reading Avoid sore feet after a day at the races
If you, like thousands of Australians, are expected to queue around Apple Stores and phone outlets this morning for the new iPhone X, chances are your feet and legs may be in for a bit of pain.
We can’t make the queue go any quicker, but we can give you a few tips on how to avoid sore feet whilst waiting in line. Continue reading Foot Guide for Waiting in Lines
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
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