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Swift Microwave Therapy for the treatment of Verrucas

Swift Microwave Therapy for the treatment of Verrucas

What is a Swift Machine? The Swift machine is a recently new treatment that we have here at the Waikato Podiatry clinic. We are the only clinic in the Waikato that has one of these units. The Swift machine is used for treating plantar warts, or verrucae. How Successful is…

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Beware of the Footwear Police!

We often get asked this time of year if it is okay to wear bare feet or jandles in the summer. Of course it is okay to use these in the summer occasionally, but when doing so, please bare in mind that this will likely be a different situation to…

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Reduce Your Injuries by First Understanding Footwear Cushioning

Footwear technology has come a long way over the past fifty or so years, yet many athletes and weekend warriors still get injured. Looks can be decieving   Many patients with common foot injuries will tell us they decided to start excersizing again for fitness or to lose wight, so…

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How Can I Support The Soles Of My Feet?

Everyone will develop sore feet at some stage in their life and the more active you are, with work and sport, the more likely the chance of painful feet developing. So how does a Podiatrist at Waikato Podiatry Clinic treat sore feet? Well there are many treatment options available, and…

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Are You Using The Off Season Wisely?

If you’re competitive by nature and love playing Rugby, Netball, Football, Hockey or other Winter Sport it’s quite difficult to stop mid season and rest for recovery, especially during the season when you feel your team needs you. Did you have an Injury this year? If you did have an…

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