Newcastle Family & Sports Podiatry
Podiatrists in Newcastle
Address51 Denison St. Hamilton. Newcastle, NSW, 2303.
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What you should know about Newcastle Family & Sports Podiatry
Under limb problems knee, hip and back. As this area is the bottom of your nerve supply to your under limbs, injury to the low back can cause symptoms right down to your foot. In general almost everyone will experience low back pain at some stage that will interfere with work, sport or daily activities. There are some notable diseases and disorders that can put your feet and legs at greater risk. This is essential to assess the condition of the skin, and the blood and nerve supply to the feet and legs. Our practice understands occupational health and safety issues and assessment of workplace injuries. This process has been shown to provide increased healing and pain relief in many chronic conditions including heel pain, shin splints and Achilles pain. Rehabilitation of injuries requires care in structuring and designing specific programs that will suit both the patient and the injury. Some of the normal injuries we prescribe rehabilitation programs for include ankle injuries, muscle strains and tears, knee pain injuries, instability and even low back pain in positive circumstances. He also regularly treats players within Newcastle Family and Sports Podiatry. Through his labor with these athletes, Kurt understands the importance of performing at an optimal slick and how much your under limbs influence this. Kurt believes the key to all injury prevention and management is a quality and flawless assessment. He uses his skills to ensure this is the case for all of his patients. Dr has a notable interest in bio mechanics and sports related injuries, as healthy as the rehabilitation pathways involved. Heel Pain in our Children Calcaneal apophysitis, commonly known as Sever’s disease is an inflammation of the growth plate in the heel of growing children. It is a condition involving pain and swelling of the Achilles tendon honest above the heel in particular, but can also occur at the back of the heel. If you feel you are suffering from any back, lower limb or foot pain that limits any of your activities it is time to consult your podiatrist for hasty intervention to get you back outdoors and enjoying life pain free. We can use orthoses to empty sure joints or aspects of joints, particularly those of the toes, mid foot, heel, ankle, knees and hips. Clinical assessment by a trained podiatrist includes thorough assessment of gait patterns, footwear, physical activities and bio mechanical assessment to aid diagnose and dictate treatment options. The overriding treatment is to receive fill away from the tendon and affected structures using prescription functional foot orthotics which ensure your feet labor in their optimal position. People of all ages with a variety of foot or lower leg problems wear orthotics. Orthotics aid with rehabilitation of acute and chronic foot, under leg, hip and back conditions including tendinitis, recurrent ankle sprains and stress fractures by providing consistent postural control. These rights are essential to make safe that, whenever and whenever concern is provided, it is of lofty quality and is safe. As a family practice, we at Newcastle Podiatry see knee injuries in patients of all ages.