2017 Year in Review

Where did 2017 go? That’s the question on everyone’s mind right now. For us at Peak Podiatry it was an excellent year filled with hard work, endeavour and of course happiness. Whilst the new year brings planning and further challenges, it’s also an important time to reflect on what we’ve learnt and achieved during [...]

By |2017-12-20T10:33:29+00:00December 1st, 2017|Peak Podiatry News|0 Comments

5 things you need to know but didn’t know about orthoses

They can be soft Not all flat feet need orthotics They can be adjusted They don't have to go in every shoe There are different types for different shoes Orthotics are an external arch support that is placed in the shoe to control foot and lower limb function. It is commonly misunderstood that orthotics [...]

By |2017-11-22T09:23:40+00:00November 1st, 2017|Peak Podiatry News|0 Comments

October 2017 Newsletter

Welcome to Peak Podiatry Well, here we are in October already...dare we say Christmas is only a blink away! Winter sports have been done and won. Football, Netball, and Soccer are all taking a break to name a few. We hope everyone got through the winter season healthy, active and injury free. Whilst winter draws [...]

By |2017-11-07T10:54:06+00:00October 1st, 2017|Peak Podiatry News|0 Comments

Joint hypermobility

This is a condition that features joints that easily move beyond the normal range expected for that particular joint. Hypermobile joints are sometimes referred to as “ loose joints”, and those affected are referred to as being “double jointed”. When generalized, the hypermobility occurs with symptoms such as muscle or joint pain without systemic [...]

By |2017-07-20T10:23:46+00:00July 20th, 2017|Peak Podiatry News|0 Comments

Bunions : HAV ( Hallux Abducto Valgus)

Are you wondering if there is anything that can be done for a bunion other than surgery?There are actually a few different treatments available depending on the stage of development, if you’re getting pain, where you’re getting pain and your gait function.If you have had a bunion since you were a child then orthotics may [...]

By |2017-05-05T08:15:25+00:00May 5th, 2017|Peak Podiatry News|1 Comment