Treating Heel Pain in Women

Treating Heel Pain in Women

I’m sure this comes as no surprise. Women are different from men, and even though this is just a generalisation, men usually wear more comfortable and practical footwear in the workplace. Women, unfortunately, especially in some professions, are still pressured to...
Do I Need Surgery for My Ingrown Toenail?

Do I Need Surgery for My Ingrown Toenail?

Ingrown Toenails can be extremely painful and debilitating and even minor problems can quickly flare into something much worse if left untreated. At Heal Focus Podiatry we have treated hundreds of ingrown toenails successfully over many years and unfortunately, many...
Let’s Talk About Warts

Let’s Talk About Warts

Warts are one of several lesser afflictions of the foot, which nevertheless can be quite painful. They are caused by a virus, which typically invades the skin through small cuts and abrasions. They are also called plantar warts as they appear most often on the plantar...
Why Shin Splints Happen in Netball

Why Shin Splints Happen in Netball

At Heal Focus Podiatry we treat a lot of netball players and a common problem many players experience in their career is shin soreness, and it doesn’t matter if they’re a seasoned professional or a weekend warrior. If you can relate to this problem, you need to take...