• FREIBERG’S DISEASE (INFRACTION)

    FREIBERG’S DISEASE (INFRACTION)

    Freiberg’s disease can become a debilitating condition. If not treated properly, arthritic changes can occur at a young age. Freiberg’s disease is osteochondrosis (Avascular necrosis) of the metatarsal head that most often occurs in the second metatarsal head although it can happen to any metatarsal heads. It commonly presents in adolescence, with a 5:1 female:

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  • SURGERY FOR PROBLEMS OF THE SMALL TOES

    What problems can happen to the small toes The small toes are important in walking, especially when pushing off with the foot towards the next step. They share the pressure with the big toe and the ball of the foot. Toes become deformed when the pressures on the toe are stronger than their joints can

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  • FIX YOUR INGROWN TOENAIL IN BRISBANE/GOLD COAST

    The initial approach to fix an ingrown toenail is a partial nail avulsion with phenolisation, and it works very well. It does not require going to the hospital and is performed under local anaesthetic. It is also very affordable, and reliable. Surgical Management Partial nail avulsion (PNA) with phenolisation is always considered the first option

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  • PLANTAR FASCIOTOMY

    Plantar fasciotomy procedure is a good option for those who continue to suffer from plantar fasciitis, despite efforts to treat the disorder with non-surgical methods. Because there are several potential causes of heel pain, it is important to have heel pain properly diagnosed. Dr Kim is able to distinguish between all the possibilities and determine

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  • BURSITIS FOOT SURGERY

    Intermetatarsal bursitis is a common cause of foot pain that is reported in females more than males. This high incidence is attributed mainly to the anatomy of the female foot as well as lifestyle choices such as the prolonged use of higher heeled shoes or long hours of standing in occupations such as the retail industry. Unfortunately,

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