Back to School

By Sophia Hennessy / February 4, 2016 / Uncategorized / No Comments

The words “New School Shoes” is a phrase that most parents cringe at the thought of, but we are here to give advice and guidance on the best shoes for your child and their rapidly growing feet! School shoes are the shoes your children spend the majority of their growing years wearing, so it’s imp...

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Join the Footwear Revolution

By Sophia Hennessy / February 3, 2016 / Uncategorized / No Comments

MEET THE FRANKiE4 FOOTBED! The FRANKiE4 Functional Footbed is the brainchild of a podiatrist and physiotherapist with a mission to provide women with the ultimate foot-supporting benefits, packed into a super stylish design. FRANKiE4 shoes talk the talk and walk the walk, embodying functional fas...

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Merry Christmas from The Forest Podiatry

By Sophia Hennessy / December 20, 2015 / Uncategorized / No Comments

Merry Christmas and a happy, healthy New Year from all of us! From Everyone at The Forest Podiatry we would like to wish all our friends and loyal clients a very Merry Christmas and a New Year filled with excitement and joy! We cannot thank you enough for all your support in 2015, we have […]

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Dry Needling

By admin / August 6, 2015 / Uncategorized / No Comments

What is Dry Needling? Can it be helpful in treating your lower limb symptoms?  Do you ever experience tightness within the muscles in your lower limb? Perhaps painful ‘knots’ that just do not go away no matter how much stretching you do? The podiatrists at The Forest Podiatry may have...

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Virtual Podiatrist

By admin / July 9, 2015 / Uncategorized / No Comments

Virtual Podiatrist An Exciting Addition to The Forest Podiatry Website From all of us at The Forest Podiatry we hope you have been keeping those toes warm this winter and enjoying the school holiday break. We are very excited to announce a useful and informative tool which has been added to The F...

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Chilly Toes this Winter

By admin / June 4, 2015 / Uncategorized / No Comments

Do you have Chilblains? Chilblains are small red lumps that form on the skin as a response to cold.  These patches of red, swollen and itchy skin are often worse with poor circulation. Those with diabetes are at a higher risk. The extremities are usually the worst affected areas, especially toes,...

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What we’re gifting our Mums this Mothers Day..

By admin / May 8, 2015 / Uncategorized / No Comments

Spoil Mum this Mothers Day From everyone at The Forest Podiatry we hope you are all safe and well following the horrible weather we have experienced lately. We apologise for the unexpected closure of the clinic due to the power outage. Mother’s Day is this Sunday and if you haven’t found the perf...

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Common Foot Injuries, Lumps and Bumps

By admin / April 9, 2015 / Uncategorized / No Comments

Common Foot Injuries, Lumps and Bumps They keep us grounded, get us where we need to go and bear the brunt of exercise, but instead of treating our feet with the attention they deserve, we often sacrifice the health of our feet. Here are some of the most common foot injuries, lumps and bumps that...

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Introducing Our New Podiatrist

By admin / March 24, 2015 / Uncategorized / No Comments

Julia Fisher has recently joined our Forest Podiatry team and will be providing podiatric care Tuesday to Thursday. Julia grew up on a farm an hour outside of Tamworth in country New South Wales. After completing her schooling in the area she moved to Newcastle and completed her Bachelor of Podia...

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Survive the Obstacle Course

By admin / February 13, 2015 / Uncategorized / No Comments

Are you ready for the obstacle course challenges that await you this year? More and more events are popping up every year with new and more difficult challenges. Often not enough preparation is done to conquer these big events and injuries are common, especially when it comes to the feet and lowe...

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