With the introduction of mandatory face masks in Victoria, our podiatrist Sarah Oliver, has put together some useful tips on wearing them to ensure you get maximum protection. To view her short video click here
Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic Footlab+ has remained committed to providing ongoing foot and ankle care to the community. As an essential service we will remain open and fully comply with all government and DHHS requirements. To help us do this we need you to do the following: If you have any ...
Great news! Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has confirmed that there will be an easing of restrictions and we start looking towards the recommencement of sport. We have put together the following tips to help you get ready for the reboot of sport and minimise your risk of injury 1) Sport specific ...
Many of us itching to get back to our favourite sport. Well great news - Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has confirmed that starting Wednesday morning (13/5/20) there can be a partial return to community sport for up to 10 participants outdoors. Here is a list of what your sport is doing................. Soccer: ...
The Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt MP and Chief Medical Officer Prof. Brendan Murphy have indicated that they wish Allied Health Services to continue, so as to ease the burden on the remainder of our health system. As a result Footlab+ is committed to providing ongoing foot and ankle care to ...
We are so excited that Zoe and Cherise have worked so hard behind the scenes to complete their Graduate Certificate in Sports Medicine through Melbourne University They have furthered their knowledge base in the management of athletes and musculoskeletal pathology and are well ...
As of Monday 9th December 2019, Footlab+ Ringwood has moved 50m down the road into its purpose built, state of the art building - the first of its kind. This enable us to bring you the latest in technology and treatment techniques is all aspects of podiatric care. ...
Congratulations to senior Clinician and co-Director Nicholas Ryan who along with Footlab+ consultant Podiatric Surgeon Simon Smith have recently authored a chapter on the surgical correction of mallet toe (a type of hammertoe which is a form of digital deformity) "Primary Mallet Toe Corrections". The chapter forms part of a surgical ...
David Royle - Podiatrist - discusses the benefits of having your running gait assessed to run stronger Running is a key movement of the body and involved in many different sports and activities. The high velocity nature of running makes it essential for a variety or sports. High energy expenditure makes ...
I have been told I have a heel spur and it really hurts’ Heel pain is one of the most common issues that we here at Footlab Plus see, and sometimes an x-ray and the diagnosis of the pain is a ‘heel spur’. There are, however, some common misconceptions surrounding heel pain and ...