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So far Riverside Podiatry has created 25 blog entries.

Hallux limitus

Hallux Limitus, What a pain in the big toe joint!? Hallu..what? no, it’s not the name of an ancient Roman centurion! it’s a medical term for a restriction in the joint that connects the big toe to the foot that stops it lifting up like it should. If it gets really bad [...]

By |2021-09-15T22:49:54+00:00September 1st, 2021|Education, Opinion, Patient Information|Comments Off on Hallux limitus

Tinea Pedis

Tinea Pedis What is Tinea Pedis (AKA. Athletes Foot)?  Foot infection effecting the skin due to a dermatophyte fungus. (Meaning fungus growing on the skin) The most common area to grow a skin fungus is inter-digitally (between the toes). What are the common symptoms of Tinea Pedis? White soggy skin between the [...]

By |2021-09-08T05:27:23+00:00August 26th, 2021|Education, Opinion, Patient Information|Comments Off on Tinea Pedis

Corns & Callus

Corns & Callus Callus and corns develop as a result of abnormal mechanical stresses. These mechanical stresses can result from both extrinsic (footwear, high activity load, sock seams, walking barefoot) and intrinsic (high arches, arthritis, bony prominence, loss of fat pad, flat feet, obesity) factors. As these stresses on the skin persist, [...]

By |2021-07-09T05:08:33+00:00July 9th, 2021|Education, Patient Information|Comments Off on Corns & Callus


Cramps As podiatrists, we see plenty of people suffering with cramps and no idea how to relieve them! They can come anywhere and at any time. Some of the more common cramps occur in the back of the lower part of the leg (calf), the back (hamstring) or the front of the thigh (quadriceps) or even sometimes in the feet!   There are [...]

By |2021-05-20T00:56:18+00:00May 18th, 2021|Education, Opinion, Patient Information|Comments Off on Cramps

Dry Needling

Dry Needling What is dry needling?Dry needling is a treatment technique whereby a sterile, single-use, fine filament needle (acupuncture needle) is inserted into the muscle to assist with releasing muscle tension, decreasing pain and improving function through the release of myofascial trigger points (knots in muscle).What is a [...]

By |2021-05-21T04:59:34+00:00April 14th, 2021|Education, Opinion, Patient Information|Comments Off on Dry Needling

Meet Rachel

Meet Rachel Crow Our new podiatrist! Another podiatrist to make a fierce team of 3. Rachel’s first introduction to podiatry was when she was a little girl, where she would give her grandparents toenail care and foot rubs for pocket money. Some years later, after finishing school, she went on to study [...]

By |2021-05-20T00:56:51+00:00December 18th, 2020|Careers, News, Our Team, Patient Information|Comments Off on Meet Rachel
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