272017Oct

Callus and Corns

Corns and Calluses can be very painful as the become thicker! Corns and calluses are caused by excessive friction and pressure against the skin. The repetitive pressure triggers the human bodies natural defense mechanism from blistering by building up a layer of hard skin (callus). There are 2 main types of corns: 1) Hard corns…

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262017Oct

Do Children with Flat feet need treatment?

Paediatric flat feet Paediatric flatfoot is a common presentation in children of all ages. Many parents will come in with concerns about their children with lowered arches, worried that it may have an impact on their child’s foot function or lead to pain in the future. But is this always the case? Let’s explore what…

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