The reason why seniors need regular Podiatric Check-Ups

Our feet are required to carry us through an entire lifetime, however as we age so do they, and serious problems can begin to emerge.

To help keep up great foot health, seniors ought to consistently visit a podiatrist for proper evaluation, treatment and prevention of these issues.

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Why you should not ignore Foot Problems in Children

Is your child taking the right steps?

Foot Problems in Children

Children’s feet differ from adult feet mainly because they are made up of cartilage and are constantly growing.

It is important to understand that children may have foot problems but are still too young to vocalise their pain or discomfort; therefore resulting in the problem being unintentionally overlooked and in the long term resulting in foot or lower limb damage. more…

What is Nail Laser Treatment?

If you are you looking for fungal nail infection laser treatment, then you’ve come to the right place. According to statistics fungal nail disease affects a larger percentage of the adult population. In its initial stages, nail fungus is just a cosmetic problem, but over time it can cause toenails to grow abnormally and become painful when walking, making it extremely crucial to have nail laser treatment done before the disease spreads. We offer both fungal toenail and fingernail fungus treatment at Howard Alexander.  more…

What does Custom Foot Orthotics Therapy entail?

Healthy soles make happy people. This is what popped into mind as soon as I came across foot orthotics therapy and what it entails. People develop foot problems as they age. This leads to muscle and joint pains, in others it results in chronic back problems. To remedy such ailments, Orthotics has technologically advanced over the years to the point where one can have custom made shoes designed specifically for their feet.

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Call us for all your podiatry needs!

Have you ever thought of the role your feet play in your life? It is something that most people may not really think about, but undoubtedly our feet do a lot of hard work for us, from carrying us from one point A to B and sometimes C, operating machinery including our cars, therefore they have Podiatry Needs. more…

Why We Are the Best Biomechanics Specialists

When it comes to Biomechanics, Alexander and Farrell Podiatry are considered as one of the best Biomechanics Specialists in South Africa. Biomechanics is the study of structure and function of forces on and within the human body. This service allows us to analyse and interpret the cause and effect of various forces applied to or within the body.

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Get rid of any common Foot Conditions with a reliable Podiatrist‎

Most of us spend a great deal of time on our feet. Some of us work for more than eight hours a day and the majority of that time is spent on our feet. Working in retail or in a factory, walking to and from work or even walking around a shopping mall when you need to get things done can take a toll on your feet, and can most likely lead to various foot conditions.
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How to Keep Your Feet Healthy and Happy

Having healthy feet is very crucial. Your feet are quite often the most neglected part ofyour body and are also quite possibly the most hardworking of all your various body parts. Your feet generally take and endure more stress than any other part of your body simply because you spend so much of your day on them. We not only walk great distances on our feet but also put our entire body weight on them, while just simply standing, walking or running from one place to another.

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