Posts in the ingrown toenail category

Footsurgery News 27 Oct | '2017

Foot pain when standing

Foot pain when standing is a problem for one-quarter of adults and is known to impact on balance and gait and health-related quality of life. Foot pain when standing can be fixed, although it depends on what is causing the pain. The ten most common reasons for foot pain when standing is:Read More

Footsurgery News 22 Oct | '2017

Foot pain when walking

Foot pain when walking is a problem for one-quarter of adults and is known to impact on balance and gait and health-related quality of life. Foot pain when walking can be fixed, although it depends on what is causing the pain. The ten most common reasons for foot pain when walking is:Read More

Footsurgery News 24 May | '2017

Can all podiatrists do surgery?

Yes – all podiatrists are trained in the use of local anaesthetic and scalpel blade techniques. However, most podiatrists will only perform surgery of the nails and skin, such as ingrown toenails and excision of plantar warts. Nationally, there are 35 specialist podiatric surgeons and Dr Kim is the only one of podiatric surgeons in Queensland – who is registered to be able to perform more advanced surgery. Read More