Achilles Heal Podiatry
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FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

We have a vast range of qualifications including acupuncture, soft tissue mobilisation, ability to under take minor nail surgery as well as many other high quality skills.  Special areas of interest include: prescription of orthotics, assessment and treatment of sort and bio-mechanical related injuries, diabetic foot care, footwear assessments, treatment of assessment of pediatrics.

Podiatrists deal with all sorts of problems or conditions relating to the feet and ankles.  Many people visit podiatrists complaining of such problems as:

  • knee pain
  • warts
  • toe walking
  • shin pain
  • heel pain
  • ingrown toe nails
  • flat feet

No referral is required if you are visiting a podiatrist as a private patient.  Rebates are available from most private health insurers.  Your podiatrist can offer you with further advice at the time of your treatment.

If you are visiting a podiatrist whilst on an Enhanced Primary Care Plan, a copy of your current plan and referral is required at the time of your consult.  One of our friendly staff members will be able to answer further queries

We treat all age groups ranging from pediatrics to athletes to veteran affairs.  We also treat all members of the community requiring footwear advice or simple palliative care.  Discounts are given to pensioners with no private health cover.

Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday; 8.30am-5.30pm

Tuesday: 8.30am – 7.00pm

Saturday by appointment only.