What do Podiatrists treat?

What Do Podiatrists Treat?

Podiatry Care podiatrists are trained to treat a number of conditions affecting the feet, legs and related structures. A list has been compiled below of some of the common conditions treated. Podiatry treatment will vary for each individual depending on a number of factors and the nature of the complaint. Conditions encountered may include:

  • Abnormal walking patterns (e.g. In-toe gait and Out-toe gait)
  • Aching Feet
  • Aching Legs
  • Ankle Pain
  • Arch Pain
  • Arthritis including Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Athletes Foot
  • Blisters


  • Bunions or Hallux Abducto Valgus
  • Bursitis
  • Calluses
  • Claw Toes
  • Corns
  • Cracked Heels
  • Diabetes
  • Flat Feet, Hypermobility and Hyperpronation
  • Fungal Nails
  • Fungus
  • Growing Pains
  • Hammer toes
  • Heel Pain and Heel Spurs


  • High Arched Feet
  • Hip Pain
  • Infections
  • Ingrown Toe Nails
  • Intoe Gait (Pidgeon toes)
  • Knee Pain
  • Lower back pain (e.g. Sciatica)
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Neuromas
  • Numbness
  • Osgood Schlatter’s Disease
  • Out-toe Gait
  • Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis, Plantar Fasciosis and Plantar Fasciopathy
  • Posterior Tibial Tendinitis, Posterior Tibial Tendinopathy, Posterior Tibial Tedinosis
  • Postural Instability
  • Running Injuries
  • Sever’s Disease
  • Shin Pain
  • Shin Splints
  • Sports injuries


  • Sprains
  • Spurs
  • Strains
  • Stress Fractures
  • Tendonitis
  • Trauma
  • Tripping
  • Plantar Warts

How Do Podiatrists Treat Various Foot Problems and Leg Pain?

Podiatrists at Podiatry Care use a number of different treatment modalities to manage the vast number of sports injuries, leg problems and foot pain issues encountered at Podiatry Care. These modalities are detailed on the following web page titled “How We Treat”

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