Each month we like to share a little about one of our staff members so that you can get to know us behind the podiatry masks. This month we ask Raechel some tough questions! 1. What purchases of $100 or less has most positively impacted your life in the last six months? A vegie noodle…

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Well, I think deep down we all know its TRUE! If you have ever taken the time to focus on stretching, yoga or pilates you would know the feeling of freedom and increased flexibility that stretching can provide. I must be honest, I prescribe stretches on a daily basis yet I very rarely do them…

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Well ladies, it is that time of year to celebrate the spring season with a flurry of colour including nail polish. But do you really know what damage nail polish can have on the health of your nails? Traditional nail polish, shellac and gel nails have many nasty chemicals that can cause long term damage…

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There’s a first time for everything, right? And this special offer is a first time for us! To support our patients while we go get through this pandemic,for the month of September we are offering a discount on our custom prescribed, 3D-scanned orthotics. Whether you are after a new pair after wearing them day in…

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Are you suffering from heel pain? Is it painful to walk the first few steps in the morning? Is it sore after rest? You may have plantar fasciitis. Don’t ignore this pain, hoping it will go away, as it usually gets worse without treatment. In this article on Plantar Fasciitis, we’ll look at the symptoms…

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ProMed Podiatry Clinic is excited to announce that we have acquired a SWIFT Microwave Therapy machine for the specific treatment of warts, plantar warts and verrucae. It is the new Gold Standard therapy in wart treatment. It is non-invasive with no down time or wound dressings and has an 83% success rate. Warts are highly…

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We often recommend urea-based creams for dry, calloused, and cracked skin. But which ones is right for you and what is the difference between them all? Firstly, let us discuss the active ingredient ‘urea’. Urea increases skin moisture by removing dead skin cells and improving the ability of the skin to hold water. It is…

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Podiatrists treat a range of foot and lower limb concerns so today I will focus on what happens during a general treatment. While a general treatment will vary from person to person, here are the guidelines as to what will normally occur: · If you are a new patient, we will take a general medical…

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During these uncertain times you may be finding it difficult to come in for your regular podiatry care. At Promed Podiatry we have taken lots of measures to ensure we can continue safely caring for our valued clients. In the mean time, there are still lots of things you can do to take good care…

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Our feet are very important but are often taken for granted, in many cases resulting in injury. The arch is one structure that facilitates the transfer of weight from our heel to the toes with its main structure being the Plantar Fascia. Arch and Heel pain are the most common foot complaint experienced by thousands…

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Get to know a little more about our Podiatrist, Sarah Youngson. 1. Where is your favourite travel destination? I really enjoy the slower pace of the Sunshine Coast. I love being around anywhere with a beach. 2. If you could be anyone, who would you be? No-one. I’m pretty content with being me 🙂 3.…

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Get to know our Podiatrist Janine Frampton 1. Favourite holiday destination – anywhere the sun is shining and the ocean is lapping in the background – I can lie by the pool and drink cocktails all day. But on the flip side I can’t wait to have a white Christmas in Canada (this is on…

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