Sports podiatry is the treatment and management of musculoskeletal and soft tissue injuries of the foot and lower leg. This includes assessment and treatment of mechanical conditions of the foot and lower leg which causes those injuries.
This may involve biomechanical analysis of the feet, gait analysis and video analysis in order to manage those mechanical conditions appropriately. In some instances, diagnostic imaging though radiographic x-rays, ultrasound and other more specialised investigations including MRI’s may be required.
If you are experiencing pain in your foot, lower leg or knee, then visit Glengarry Podiatry to accurately diagnose your complaint. Common sporting injuries may include: