FAQs

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Some are easy, others more curly, but these questions come up time and again. Here’s a quick Q and A session, but if you want to know more on any of these topics, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

What is podiatry?

Podiatry is the diagnosis and treatment by medial, surgical, electrical, mechanical or manual methods of such ailments or abnormal conditions of  the human foot, along with analysis of gait and other factors influencing the disorders of the foot and appropriate preventable education.

What is a podiatrist?

A podiatrist is a health professional who deals with the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of medical and surgical conditions of the feet and lower limbs.

What do podiatrists do?

Podiatrists prevent, diagnose, and treat diseases and disorders that affect the human foot and ankle. Podiatrists practice as primary contact health care practitioners that make independent decisions, supply and administer medication and corrective foot orthotic devices, and perform foot surgery.