NDIS Registered Orthotic and Podiatry Service Provider

Podiatrists are experts in examining, analysing and treating pathologies associated with the lower leg, ankle and feet. An orthotist’s role is to assess, prescribe, design, fit and monitor the use and care of an orthosis that meets the individual’s needs.

Orthotic and Podiatry Services

Tashacare offers podiatry and orthotic services for children, adolescents and adults of all ages.

Our podiatrists and orthotist can assess and treat a range of conditions affecting the feet, ankles and legs, including:

  • Diabetes
  • Amputations
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Cerebral Palsy (CP)
  • Spina Bifida
  • Club foot
  • Stroke
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Warts
  • Severs
  • Flat feet
  • Ingrown nails
  • Shin splints
  • Metatarsus adductus
  • Charcot Marie Tooth
  • Rheumatoid arthritis

Our podiatrists and orthotist can provide the following services to address foot and leg conditions:

  • General footcare and education
  • Lower limb functional examination (child or adult) – for development, alignment and gait issues
  • Orthotist-led modification of existing braces
  • Neurological and vascular assessments
  • Prescription and customisation of orthotics, braces and footwear:
    • Foot orthotics and insoles
    • Ankle Foot Orthotics (AFO) for foot drop and muscle weakness
    • Knee braces
    • Knee Ankle Foot Orthotics (KAFO)
    • Ankle braces
    • Custom made footwear
    • Footwear modification devices including heel raises

In fact, most of our devices/orthoses are tailor-made by our orthotist at our laboratory in Northcote.

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