Fungal Toe Nails & Photodynamic Therapty (PACT)

Fungal infections are very common on the toe nails leaving the nails looking discoloured, cracked and thick. Generally the toe nails aren’t painful and it is the cosmetic condition that means an individual seeks treatment. HOW DOES AN INFECTION GET INTO THE NAIL? Fungal infections can be caused by a multitude of different fungi that […]

Corns & Callus

Corns and Calluses Rough, hard or cracked skin on your feet? We can help! Here at myPod Podiatry we treat a wide range of common skin condition, offering safe and painless removal of corns and calluses at all our clinics in Adelaide, South Australia, and on the Bellerine Peninsula (Victoria). It is a safe and […]

Verrucae (Plantar Warts)

WHAT ARE PLANTAR WARTS? Plantar warts are skin growths caused by the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV). Plantar warts grow on the bottom surface of your feet, which can become problematic as pressure from walking on the lesion causes the skin to thicken and become very painful. Warts can be found anywhere on the body, however […]

Ingrown Toe Nails

Ingrown nails occur when the edge of a nail either applies too much pressure or pierces the neighbouring skin, causing an open wound. It can be a VERY painful condition and one of the most common issues we address as Podiatrists on a daily basis. If left untreated, ingrown toenails can lead to infection, severe […]

Plantar fasciitis (Plantar Heel Pain)

Plantar fasciitis is the most common cause of heel pain we see here at myPod Podiatry. It is seen across a wide selection of the population but commonly seen in runners, dancers, people with both flat feet or high arches, middle age individuals or those that work long hours on their feet. Plantar fasciitis primarily […]

Achilles Tendinopathy

Achilles tendinopathy is a common cause of pain and stiffness at the back of your heel. It is an overuse injury of the achilles tendon (the tendon that attaches your calf muscle to your heel bone) and is commonly seen in sports that involve repetitive running, jumping and dodging actions such as football, netball and […]