HEEL PAIN – CLAREMONT PODIATRY

 

Hobart heel pain clinic was established with offering an effective treatment for many common and complex heel pain conditions. Heel pain is one of the most common foot complaints experienced by kids, adults, and athletes.  Heel pain is a term that we give to a number of conditions that can cause pain surrounding the heel bone. It is mainly characterised by the location of pain, our patients usually describe pain on the bottom, behind or on the sides of the heel. Your Heel Pain affecting your first steps? Do you want to be pain-free? Get an experienced podiatrist assessment today!

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Plantar Fasciitis

Why do I have heel pain?

 

Hobart heel pain clinic was established with offering an effective treatment for many common and complex heel pain conditions. Heel pain is one of the most common foot complaints experienced by kids, adults, and athletes.  Heel pain is a term that we give to a number of conditions that can cause pain surrounding the heel bone. It is mainly characterised by the location of pain, our patients usually describe pain on the bottom, behind or on the sides of the heel.

 

 

Common Conditions Around The Heel:

Plantar Fasciitis

Achilles Tendonitis

Heel Spurs

Heel Fracture

Nerve Entrapment

Joint Impingement

Heel Pain Treatment Options

 

Our heel pain treatment options have developed after successfully treating many patients suffering from numerous types of heel pain, We treat many cases of heel pain and provide evidenced-based treatment options aimed at getting you back on your feet pain-free as fast as possible. Our goal when treating you is to determine the exact cause of this pain and then develop a treatment plan to not only relieve your pain but to prevent the problem from returning.

 

90% of cases of Plantar Fasciitis and heel pain can be treated without drugs, injections or surgery. A comprehensive assessment which may include diagnostic imaging means we can identify exactly what is causing the pain. Finding out exactly what is injured and why it is occurring is an important step. We use safe, effective and natural treatments to address your pain with many years experience treating heel pain conditions.

Offloading Strapping Techniques

Splints, braces and socks

Strengthening & Stretching

Corrective Exercise Therapy

Footwear Education

Dry Needling

Orthotics & In-Shoe Modifications

Soft tissue therapy

Joint mobilisation

Meet your Orthotics Hobart Podiatrist

 

Nick is a Hobart Podiatrist based at Claremont Podiatry. First, he graduated from La Trobe University, Melbourne in 2013 with a Bachelors of Health Science and a Masters of Podiatric Practice. After that, our Claremont Podiatrist gained clinical experience across Australia and Internationally within sports medicine clinics in London. Now, he specialises in custom orthotic therapy, foot/ankle injury and biomechanics. In addition, Nick has advanced experience in utilising 3D foot scanning and CAD aided software design for prescription of various orthotics. Consequently, this gives him the ability to provide tailored, highly comfortable and accurate orthotics that patients are extremely happy with.

Claremont Podiatry Philosophy

 

Certainly, we strive for the highest quality care and satisfaction for our patients. Therefore, we offer a satisfaction guarantee on all our orthotic products. This is because we are confident that you will get outstanding outcomes with our therapy, devices and prescriptions.