• Mortons Neuroma

    A Mortons Neuroma is a painful condition that leave some people absolutely unable to weight-bear on the affected foot. The condition was first diagnosed by Morton Root (a figurehead in the world of Podiatry) but is not a true neuroma. A Mortons neuroma is a thickened…

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  • Shin Splints

    Shin splints is the general name given to pain at the front of the lower leg. ​ Shin splints, also known as tibial stress syndrome, are a common name for pain that affects the lower leg when it’s been subjected to too much pressure. We most often see this…

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  • Callus, Corns and Heel Fissures

    Common to many athletes and everyday people are calluses (hyperkeratosis). Callus is the thickening of skin in response to pressure and is the body’s natural way of protecting sensitive areas of skin from repetitive trauma. Callus is usually a diffuse thickening…

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  • What is a hairline fracture?

    A hairline fracture, also known as a stress fracture, is a small crack or severe bruise within a bone. This injury is most common in athletes, especially athletes of sports that involve running and jumping. People with osteoporosis can also develop hairline fractures….

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