A biomechanical assessment involves the analysis of the foot, lower limb and body as a whole.
The podiatrist will assess muscle strength, the range of motion at each joint and the different angles of the forefoot and rearfoot in relation to each other and the leg.
These include weight bearing, non-weight bearing and sometimes during walking/running and the analysis of the pressure under your feet.
Following a biomechanical assessment, your podiatrist will be able to provide you with a diagnosis and plan a treatment accordingly.
Foot Orthoses / Insoles.
Our clinic is the only place in Dubaï for custom orthoses.
Custom-made foot orthotics are professionally made devices inserted into the shoe.They correct an abnormal or irregular gait by realigning the foot and ankle joints.
Commonly prescribed to reduce certain types of foot and heel conditions. They are significantly helpful in :
Sport podiatry involves all lower limb disorders, particularly the feet and ankles.
If an athlete suffers from weak ankles or a flat arch, it’s a sports podiatrist who will be prescribing supportive or appropriate footwear and guiding them through strengthening routines to improve their foot and lower limb health.
Besides prescription footwear and rehabilitation, sports podiatrists are also able to give recommendations regarding the right footwear for different sports as well as other accessories that may help.
The ingrown toenail is a common condition of the big toe. It appears when the edges or the corners of the nail grown into the skin.
This pathology needs medical treatment, or surgical if it's not treated in time.
Your risk is higher if you have diabet or poor or vascular circulation disorders.
Some advice before your consultation if you have an ingrown toenail:
Discolored, damaged, unpleasant-looking nails or nail fungus?
We provide a huge range of different medical procedure for various nail disorders such as cosmetic nail reconstruction, curve nail re-education, nail fungus treatment
It is recommended to realise one or two preventive care a year to detect and treat those conditions.
A regular care will avoid you condtions like:
● Nail fungus● Traumatic nails● Deformed nails
Corn and Callus Removal
Corn and callus are skin conditions of the feet related to pression and friction .
The treatment is simple, painless and quick.
Sometimes, corn and callus recur. In this case we can realise digital orthoses to protect the skin by avoiding the contact with the shoes.
They are made with hypoallergenic silicone, custom to fit perfectly to your feet and your shoes.That's why they can be wear even in high heels!
A verruca is viral warts which are usually found on the plantar (bottom) surface of the foot.
They are caused by a virus and can be spread easily from person to person and from one area of the body to another.
If a verruca is persistent and does not resolve itself after an extended period of time or if the lesion becomes painful it may require treatment from a podiatrist.
Acid treatments are corrosive solutions that are applied to the surface of a verruca in an attempt to eradicate them painlessly.
Podiatrists are specially trained in all aspects of foot and leg health and have become the point persons on the wound management team, often the first to recognize the presence of or the impending formation of a limb- and life-threatening wound.
Part of podiatry care includes assessing the feet and legs at least 4 times a year to identify any areas at risk.
Your Podiatrist is also able to assess biomechanical factors that could hinder wound healing, such as any areas of excess pressure on one particular spot on your foot.