Put your feet first with leading Melbourne podiatrist

John Deeks speaks with his podiatrist, Matthew Fieldsend through his podiatry appointment – what could go wrong?

Health essentials

A podiatrist can sort these common foot conditions for good

Dreading exposing your feet this summer? If it's for any of the following reasons, a podiatrist will be able to help.


Suffering from dry, cracked heels? Here’s what to do

Many of us are suffering from dry, cracked feet right now. Here's how to get them back into shape for summer.


Expert tips to keep your feet healthy and pain free

The average pair of feet will walk around 220,000,000 steps over a lifetime – and that’s only the average!

Health News

An unusual side-product of lockdown – 3D printed feet

When the show must go on – even during lockdown – some creative thinking was the order of the day for podiatry students at the University of SA.

Your Health

What your feet may be saying about your health

One foot has 26 bones, 33 joints and more than 100 muscles, tendons and ligaments, so here’s why you should look after them.


Why are my toenails that colour?

The health of our feet is pivotal and the colour of our toenails can have telling repercussions. Any abnormalities may signal health problems. Here’s what you need to know.


Five common foot problems and how to treat them

The aches and pains start to mount up as we get older. Many of them we just have to put up with, but podiatrist Rudo Makuyana says there’s one area we really need to take care of – our feet.

Health news

New research shows that you should never wear shoes without socks

A recent College of Podiatry study revealed that the current trend for not wearing socks has led to a rapid rise in fungal infections, such as athlete’s foot, and is encouraging bacteria to breed in footwear.


Common foot problems and how to fix them

Often unloved and overlooked, our feet are susceptible to many ailments. Today, consider some of the more common issues and how to treat them.


Common foot ailments and how to fix them.

Are your feet giving you grief? Don’t stand by and bear the pain any longer – today we look at some common foot ailments and how to relieve them.


Seven simple tips to keep feet happy and healthy

Most of us don’t pay much attention to our feet but neglecting them can lead to pain, infection or even reduced mobility. Here are seven tips for keeping your feet healthy.