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Get Barefoot this Summer!

There are wonderful health benefits of spending some time standing or walking on grass or any natural surface including sand and soil. Sounds a bit airy fairy I know!  But walking on grass in the morning and evening has benefits for your body and health. Earthing...

Merry Christmas

Thanking you for all your support in 2017! We hope you have a wonderful Christmas and a very happy new year. Our Holiday Opening Hours are: Saturday 23rd December - open (appointments filling fast!) Monday 25th December- Monday 1st January: closed Tuesday 2nd January...

Summer Giveaway

We are partnering with Vionic this Summer for a giveaway! Every patient or customer who tries on any Vionic product for the month of December are eligible to win: A $500 online voucher to Vionic 1 of 2000 Vionic Beach Towels When you try on a Vionic shoe, we will...

Foot Mobilization Therapy

Have you heard about Foot Mobilization Therapy (FMT) on TV?     Foot Mobilization Therapy is a proven alternative treatment for heel and arch pain, Achilles tendonitis, ankle problems, knee pains and more! We look at restoring functional movement with range...

Welcome back Pia!

For those of you who have missed one of our dedicated podiatrist, Pia, as much as we have…. She’s back! Pia badly fractured her hand in September , but after surgery and diligent daily rehabilitation Pia is feeling good. She is available to take appointments from the...

October is Foot Health Awareness Month

We are proud to be partnering with The Australasian Podiatry Council (APodC) to promote Foot Health Awareness Month. "Untreated foot problems cost our healthcare system millions of dollars, and can have a hugely detrimental effect on a person’s lifestyle and...

Your shoes can look like new again!

Don’t you hate it when those new runners or casual shoes get grubby so quick? Use this handy podiatry tip from ArchRite to make your shoes look great again. Our Handy Podiatry Tip: Use Chux Magic Eraser (in the cleaning aisle of your supermarket) to clean off the dirt...

New Revere Shoes

Our New Revere Osaka shoes pass for style and comfort ! Our stylish Podiatrist Liz is enjoying her super comfortable new work shoes!  The new Revere Osaka has passed our in-house trials and we are happy to stock and recommend this feminine shoe.  A beautiful leather...

Leg Length Difference – is it real?

Leg Length Difference – is it real?                           At Archrite Podiatry we will check for a leg length difference.  Approximately 50% of adults have a difference of some degree between the length of the lower limbs.  From our experience, it appears that...

What are growing pains?

So what do you do when your child frequently complains of sore legs or ankles or knees? Is it normal? Is it growing pains? Yes, it’s true that as children grow, the growth plates in the bones allow the bones to grow bigger and then the muscles also have to grow larger...