Carlingford Foot Clinic caters to people of all ages for the assesment, diagnosis and treatment of all foot and leg conditions. Our Podiatrist is specialized in the prevention,diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of disorders of the foot and the lower limb.
Diabetic Foot Health
Diabetes can cause nerve damage and poor blood flow, which can lead to serious foot problems.
Corns & Callus Removal
Corns and calluses are caused by too much rubbing or pressure and can be a painful to our feet.
Nail and Skin Management
We offer help, advice and treatment for a range of skin and nail conditions.
Plantar Wart Treatment
We offer various treatments to encourage the removal of plantar warts, otherwise known as a "verruca pedis".
We help support, protect or correct problems a patient may have with their joints or limbs.
Paediatrics and Taping
Taping is a technique to reduce pain by maintaining a stable position of bones and muscles.
Chronic In Grown Toe Nails
We offer permanent surgical solutions for recurring ingrown toe nails called a partial nail avulsion.
Pathological or Damaged
We recover badly damaged nail using surgical procedure known as a Total Nail Avulsion.
With regular foot health assessments, proactive treatments, footwear and foot care education many of the diabetic foot complications can be avoided.
Our complete Diabetic foot management includes:
• Neurological and Vascular assessments
• Regular foot care and treatment
• Foot care education
• Wound management
• Biomechanical assessment
• Appropriate footwear advice
• Preventative footwear and orthotic treatment
CORN & CALLUS
Our podiatrist can remove and prevent the reoccurrences of corn and callus.
Corn & callus normally appear on high-pressure areas such as metatarsal heads, heels, overlapping toes and bunions.
Heel callus can commonly form fissures, which can breakdown easily causing pain and infection.
Depending on the diagnosis a footwear recommendation, simple deflection, orthotics therapy, silipos or otoform devises maybe prescribed for long-term prevention and cushioning.
NAIL & SKIN MANAGEMENT
We offer proper treatment plan for various skin condition such as:
A plantar wart also known as veruca, is a wart caused by the human papilloma virus (HPV). It normally occurs on the sole of feet and can be a painful. It is a very common foot problem.
We offer a range of treatments to encourage the removal of plantar warts.
We perform a detailed biomechanical assessment of your lower limb before prescribing an orthotics.
Our aim is to provide long-term solution to acute and chronic foot condition, lower limb and postural correction and to diminish pain.
Orthotics therapy also contributes in treatment and prevention of corns and callouses by redistributing the pressure on feet.
A comprehensive follow up and adjustment of orthotics will be performed as per treatment plan.
Taping is done by direct application of tape on skin. We perform taping to:
• Reduce soft tissue swelling
• Restrict the motion of injured part
• Protect injured part
• Used as splint
• Enhance the healing process
• Reduce pain