Podiatrists are experts in the treatment of conditions of the foot, ankle and lower leg. Podiatry deals with the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and improvement of various lower limb conditions. People who have circulation problems, arthritis and diabetes can often benefit from seeing an Anglicare podiatrist. Foot health is essential to keeping active, motivated and capable of living a normal life in the community. Anglicare podiatrists can provide services in the comfort of your own home.
Services may cover, but are not limited to:
- Skin and nail care, including ingrown nails
- Treatment of corns, warts, calluses
- Treatment of foot injuries and infections
- Prescription of orthotics or specialised shoes