June 6, 2017

Healthy Habits for Peripheral Neuropathy

Peripheral neuropathy is a condition which affects the nerves in the extremities, and can lead to pain or loss of sensation. Anyone with peripheral neuropathy knows that their symptoms can present as more than just numbness in certain parts of the foot. Oftentimes, peripheral neuropathy sufferers will experience pins and needles, burning, sharp shooting pains […]

May 10, 2017

Top 5 Tips For Healthy Winter Feet

Finally, an end to this year’s long hot summer has come, with Queenslanders all round breathing a sigh of relief. As we get ready to snuggle into the cooler months of winter, there are a few things to keep in mind in caring for our feet. At The Podiatry Practice in Brisbane we tend to […]

January 31, 2017

We’re 20 years old!

In February 2017, The Podiatry Practice celebrates its 20th year of providing podiatry services to the people of Brisbane and South East Queensland.   We started from humble origins with just a single room in a small section of the Taylor Medical Centre in 1997, and worked closely with what was known as the Brisbane […]

December 5, 2016

Cracked heels? We can fix that.

In the past month we’ve seen a huge increase in the number of patients presenting with cracked and fissured heels. It is certainly no surprise given the Queensland climate! Cracked heels are usually the result of wearing open, strappy shoes and the stifling heat. Both of these attribute to your feet drying out faster than […]

November 22, 2016

“Moonboots” and CAM walkers – immediate fitting available

YES! Our podiatrists do treat acute foot and ankle injuries. I think we can all agree that there is nothing cute about acute injuries. They’re painful, sometimes unsightly and ALWAYS occur at a super inconvenient time! But don’t worry – the podiatrists here at The Podiatry Practice are here to help you through your initial […]

October 31, 2016

Head Over Heels: Find your perfect high heel shoe!

Are you head over heels for shoes that hurt your feet? Going to a Melbourne Cup function tomorrow? There is a way to find your ideal heel height that won’t have you trotting like the horses you’re watching for the big race! I’m sure most of us women have been there – we’ve fallen in […]

May 21, 2016

Online Bookings Now Available!

The Podiatry Practice & The Ingrown Toenail Centre are proud to announce that we are now live to allow online booking of appointments through our website and Facebook pages. We have invested in new cloud based appointment and practice management software to make arranging an appointment even easier. New and existing patients can now click […]

March 24, 2016

Top 10 Myths About Your Feet Exposed

  Soaking your feet in vinegar treats toenail fungus The myth: The pH level of vinegar can cure fungal infection in toenails The fact: Like most topical treatments for nail fungus (onychomycosis), vinegar will have a difficult time penetrating your hard nail plate to reach the active fungus which lies underneath in the nail bed…. […]

November 19, 2015

Tips for Keeping Your Feet Healthy This Summer

As the long, hot summer days approach here in Queensland, we all look forward to walking around without our shoes or showcasing brand new sandals and flip flops. While this can be one of the perks of the summer season, it can also serve as a downfall to our foot health. Problems such as cracked […]

November 4, 2015

End of Year Health Fund Reminder – Don’t Miss Out on Your Benefits

Did you know that annual health fund benefits (including podiatry and orthotic cover) reset on January 1st? Meaning that any cover you are entitled to in 2015 will not roll over into the New Year? As our busy end-of-year period approaches, we like to take this opportunity to remind our patients at The Podiatry Practice […]