What is a podiatrist?
A podiatrist is a trained health professional that deals with the foot, ankle and lower extremity.
To practice podiatry in Australia, you must be registered under The Podiatry Board of Australia. Registration as a podiatrist is only possible after completeion of a university degree in podiatric medicine, or health sciences majoring in Podiatry.
Do you need to see a Podiatrist?
If you’re experiencing any of the following symptoms, it might be time to go and see one of our podiatrists.
- Ingrown toenails
- Corns, calluses & warts
- Flat feet or other foot structure issues
- Back Pain
- Heel and Ankle pain
- Diabetic foot care
Note: These are some, not all of the conditions we can treat. If it involved anything between the foot and the toes, including toenails, we can offer assistance or some clarity on the cause of the problem.
Contact your GP and get a referral to Integrated Health, or, call us and we’ll assess your situation.