Author Archives: The Walking Clinic

The Walking Clinic Bus Ad competition

The Walking Clinic Competition! We hope everyone has been safely snapping photos of The Walking Clinic ad currently on ACTION buses and are ready to post to Facebook! We are offering a fabulous voucher worth $200.00 at The Athletes Foot to one lucky winner. To enter – all you have to do is: 1–      SAFELY […]

Morton’s neuroma – A real pain in the foot!

Morton’s neuroma is a very common problem that our podiatrists treat a lot of in clinic. However few people have heard of it, or know the symptoms. Morton’s neuroma causes pain in the ball of the foot and into the toes.   It can cause shooting, burning pain or numbness near the toes or up the […]

Podiatrists on Shark Tank

Last night podiatry was put into the forefront of the general public due to the featuring of two podiatrists on the television show The Shark Tank. They presented on the show demonstrating a prefabricated orthotic that they have designed and want to market. It was great to see podiatry again in the public eye.   […]

Kloud’s footwear instore – 20% off summer footwear

We are the proud to announce we are stocking Klouds footwear in our clinic now. Our whole team is very impressed with the quality and fit of the Klouds shoe range! We are currently the only stockist of these shoes in the Canberra region! We are offering 20% off our 2015 Summer sandals in our clinic now. Come past, have a look at the range, and fall in […]

Australasian Podiatry Conference 2015

Our team are dedicated to making sure that we can provide the highest level of care and the most up to date techniques and technology to every person we see in our clinic.  So last week Ricky Lee attended the 2015 Australia podiatry conference on the Gold Coast. This is where the latest literature is presented […]

How to avoid fungal nail infections

Fungal nail infections are a common and often unsightly condition of the nail plate. Fungus is a bug that is in the environment and it sometimes jumps on board toenails when the opportunity arises. There are a few things you can do to minimise the risk of contracting a fungal toenail infection. Fungi love moist, […]

2015 Australian Running Festival

Our team of podiatrists were invited to the Australian Running Festival over the weekend. On Saturday and Sunday there were walkers doing the 5km loop just for fun, and ultra marathon runners completing extreme distances!   This diversity made for a very exciting weekend as there were many different people to talk to. Our team was […]

The start of The Ainslie Football Club AFL season!

The first game of the 2015 NEAFL season kicks off at The Ainslie FC oval tomorrow from 11.30am. The season is going to be amazing! Podiatrists at The Walking Clinic are now supporting the team, helping to keep them running hard, and playing well! We are very proud to be supporting Canberra teams and providing podiatry care to such an […]

The Walking Clinic and Ainslie Football Club

We are proud to announce that we are working alongside The Ainslie Football Club and Gungahlin Giants  for the 2015 season! Having grown up around the Ainslie area, our staff are excited to be working with such a strong, competitive club in the Canberra Region.  This year’s teams are motivated and ready for the 2015 season, having been through a gruelling […]

Keeping your feet in good condition over Summer

Due to the harsh changes in the Canberra climate some feet have a tendency to become cracked at the heels, the cracks can be painful if left too long, and for the most part are usually easily avoidable.  During summer, and particularly in Canberra’s dry climate, moisture produced by the skin is quickly evaporated when feet […]