What is Podiatry?

Feet of a family sticking out from the white quilt

Podiatry is the area Allied Health dedicated to the diagnosis, treatment, prevention, and management of medical conditions and injuries of the foot, ankle and lower limb.

We often neglect to look after our feet yet they are our mode of transport. We will walk more than 128,000 km in our lifetime – equivalent to three times around the world!

Podiatrists are health professionals trained to prevent, diagnose, treat, and rehabilitate medical and surgical conditions of the feet and lower limbs.

Pod Co isn’t just for those with foot problems, our services includes: 

cutting toenails 

reducing painful callus and corns 

tidying dry cracked skin

ingrown toenail treatment 

athletes foot and fungal nail infections

advice for smelly and sweaty feet

For more information, please visit Dr. Rachael Waddington’s website http://www.podcopodiatry.com/