Are you suffering from a Sports Injury?

Sport is a major part of the Midcoast Region. We specialise in lower limb sport injuries that come from sports such as hockey, running, soccer, netball, ballet.

Are we qualified to help… Yes… The podiatrist will have special interests in certain sports and the related injuries, when booking your appointment we will match you with the podiatrist best suited to that injury.

Common injuries we see: heel pain/plantar fasciitis, shin splints, runners/jumpers knee, ITB, turf toe (big toe pain), ankle sprains, severs (calcaneal apophysitis) heel pain, achilles tendinopathy, bunion pain, arch pain, gluteal (butt) and lower back pain.

How do we treat? We listen to your story, figure out ‘why this happened’, form a diagnosis and discuss with you a management plan for treatment.

Treatment may include dry needling, shockwave therapy, massage, taping, footwear advice, foot orthoses, it will definitely include strengthening exercises. Return to play/running/walking programs are given, followed by enhancing performance initiatives.

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are a couple of our most frequently asked questions. If you cannot find the answer you are looking for please contact us and we will be more than happy to answer any further questions.

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