Sever’s Disease

Case Study October 2017 – Sever’s Disease Causing Heel Pain

A 12 year old boy presents to the Sydney heel pain clinic in Miranda, complaining of Sever’s disease in his right foot. The child’s mother reports to the podiatrist that her son has been suffering with heel pain for approximately 7 months. She took her boy to see the doctor

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Achilles Tendonitis

Case Study November 2017 – Achilles Tendonitis

Achilles tendonitis is a condition affecting anybody from all walks of life, not just sports participants. In November of 2017, a 47 year old male arrives at the Sydney Heel Pain Clinic in Miranda complaining of Achilles tendonitis of more than 12 months. The condition is only affecting his left

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Achilles Tendonitis

Case Study October 2017 – Achilles Tendonitis

A 58 year old female presents to the Sydney heel pain clinic complaining of Achilles tendonitis in her left foot. She has a history of plantar fasciitis in both feet but this has been resolved for quite some time. She reports that her Achilles tendonitis has been a problem for

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Plantar Fasciitis

Case Study September 2017 – Plantar Fasciitis in a 52 Year Old Female

Plantar Fasciitis History A 52 year old female presents to the Sydney heel pain clinic complaining of plantar fasciitis in her left heel. She feels pain under the base of the heel on a day-to-day basis and has been struggling with these symptoms for approximately 4 months. The plantar fasciitis

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Achilles Tendonitis

Case Study July 2017 Achilles Tendonitis at the Miranda Clinic

History of Achilles Tendonitis A 54-year-old female presented to the sports podiatrist complaining of Achilles tendonitis in her left heel. She informed the practitioner that she had been on a medical merry-go-round trying a variety of treatments. Amongst the treatments that she had tried were acupuncture, physiotherapy, massage therapy, stretch

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Achilles Tendonitis

Case Study July 2017 – Achilles Tendonitis in a Runner

Achilles Tendonitis Case History with Podiatrist On the 10th July 2017 a 44 year old man arrived at the Sydney Heel Pain clinic for assessment of suspected Achilles Tendonitis. He complained of pain in the lower left Achilles area which had been an issue for approximately 6 weeks. This gentleman

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Plantar Fasciitis Treatment

Case Study 2017: Plantar Fasciitis Treatment Following Christmas Holidays

Plantar Fasciitis History A 52-year-old female presents to the Sydney heel pain clinic, Miranda, complaining of plantar fasciitis in both feet. She explains to the podiatrist that her condition came on approximately 2 weeks ago, following extended use of thongs and Sandals. During the Christmas holidays, she went with her

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Mother Two

Case Study January 2017: Heel Pain In A Mother Of Two

In January 2017, a 44 year old mother of two presented to the Sydney heel pain clinic in Miranda, complaining of heel pain. She describes a sharp pain under the ball of her heel that has been present for over 2 years.  She explained to the sports podiatrist, that the

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Achilles tendonitis builder

Case Study April 2017: Achilles Tendonitis In A Builder

Achilles Tendonitis History In April of 2017, 44-year-old self employed builder arrived at the Sydney heel pain clinic complaining of Achilles tendonitis in his right leg. He reports chronic pain in his Achilles tendon of more than 6 months, and acute pain for approximately 4 weeks. He describes heat and

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Sydney heel pain

Case Study February 2017 – Heel Pain Due To Plantar Fasciitis

Plantar Fasciitis History In February 2017, a 41 year old female presented to the Sydney heel pain clinic complaining of plantar fasciitis in her left foot. She informed the podiatrist that six months ago she sprained her ankle, following which she was unable to walk properly on her left leg.

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Miranda Clinic

Case Study April 2017: Plantar Fasciitis at the Miranda Clinic

In April of 2017 a 41 year old male presented to the Sydney heel pain clinic in Miranda complaining of plantar fasciitis. He described pain under the base of his heel that had been present for 9 months. This gentleman was in good physical health and was a keen runner

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Heel Spur Treatment

Case Study March 2017: Heel Spur

A 41 year old lady presents to the Sydney Heel Pain Clinic, Miranda, complaining of pain from a heel spur. She reports to the podiatrist, Rami Ghorra, that she feels pain first thing in the morning when she gets out of bed. She has been feeling pain in the heel

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Plantar Fasciitis

Case Study March 2017 – Plantar Fasciitis in a Basketball Player Plantar Fasciitis History

A 36-year-old male arrives at the podiatry clinic with suspected plantar fasciitis of more than 2 months. He is unable to walk into the consultation room without limping. He informs the podiatrist that his heel pain started suddenly during a game of basketball, whereby he felt a “click” in the

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Pain Heel Spur

Case Study August 2017 – Pain From A Heel Spur?

Heel Spur – Symptoms A 37-year-old female runner presents to the clinic complaining of pain from a heel spur.  She reports to the podiatrist that she recently completed the city to surf annual run and that not long after she began to feel severe pain in the base of her

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CASE STUDY 28TH JUNE- PLANTAR FASCIITIS

Case Study 28th June, 2017 – Plantar Fasciitis

History of Plantar Fasciitis A gentleman of 42 years of age explained to the podiatrist that he was experiencing severe heel and arch pain in his right foot, and had symptoms consistent with plantar fasciitis.  This was apparent to him during the last 5 – 6 weeks and was gradually getting

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CASE STUDY MARCH 2017 Plantar Fasciitis

Case Study March 2017 – Plantar Fasciitis and Tight Calf Muscles

Plantar Fasciitis History A new patient with heel pain arrives at the clinic and complains of Plantar Fasciitis in both feet. She is 45 years of age and reports recently gaining weight. The pain in the heel has been present for 6 months and is very noticeable in the early

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CASE STUDY SEPTEMBER 2016 - PAIN FROM A HEEL SPUR

Case Study September 2016 – Pain From a Heel Spur

Heel Spur – History On the 14th September 2016, a 47-year-old lady arrived at the clinic complaining of pain from a Heel Spur. She described a stone bruise sensation under her heel that was painful with walking. The Heel Spur triggered intense pain in the early morning or the middle

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CASE STUDY SEPTEMBER 2016

Case Study September 2016 – Achilles Tendonitis In Both Feet

Achilles Tendonitis – Case History A recreational runner, 33 years old, presents to the clinic complaining of Achilles Tendonitis. She has been enduring pain in both feet for more than 12 months and has reluctantly ceased running. She is 176cm tall and weighs approximately 58 kilos. She runs 5 days

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CASE STUDY MARCH 2017

Case Study March 2017 – Plantar Fasciitis In A Patient with Auto-Immunity by Karl Lockett, Sports Podiatrist

A 55 year old lady presents to the Sydney Heel Pain Clinic complaining of Plantar Fasciitis which is causing pain in the heel and arch, of her left foot. She informs the Sports Podiatrist that the pain has been present for approximately 3 months, and seems to coincide with a

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Case Study April 2017 – Arch Pain Treated Poorly

Arch Pain Background Mrs X – 42 years old, presents to clinic complaining of severe heel and arch pain for over 6 months now. She is very frustrated as she had recently seen her old podiatrist who made her a pair of orthotics and had sent her on her way.

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Arch Pain Rami Ghorra Case Study

Case Study April 2017 – Arch Pain by Rami Ghorra, Sports Podiatrist

Arch Pain History Patient X whom is 28 years old presented to our clinic complaining to our sports Podiatrist of severe arch pain. He explains the pain has been on and off for over 6 months now, however only since starting soccer four weeks ago did the pain become unbearable.

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Case Study 5th May – PLANTAR FASCIITIS, by Fatemeh Abdi – Podiatrist

A 36-year-old female presented to the clinic complaining of Plantar Fasciitis and heel pain in her right foot. She reported that the pain came on gradually over a period of 4 months. She was initially advised to take Panadol and roll her foot on a frozen bottle and a spikey

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Case Study 5th May – ARCH PAIN

Case Study 5th May – ARCH PAIN by Fatemeh Abdi – Podiatrist

A 44-year old male presented to the clinic complaining of arch pain in both feet, but more noticeable in the left. He reported to the Podiatrist that the arch pain came on gradually over a period of 2 months. He mentioned he had plantar fasciitis of the base of the

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CASTE STUDY APRIL 2017

Case Study April 2017 – PLantar Fasciitis Following Metatarsal Injury

A fit and healthy 42 year old lady presents with heel pain and arch pain of approximately 4 months. She describes symptoms consistent with Plantar Fasciitis which came on shortly after a metatarsal foot injury. This patient is a very keen martial arts practitioner and enjoys kick boxing and karate.

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ARCH PAIN – Is it Plantar Fasciitis

Case Study – Arch Pain – Is it Plantar Fasciitis ?

ARCH PAIN – Is it Plantar Fasciitis ? A 49 year old man visits the Sydney Heel Pain clinic and informs the Sports Podiatrist that he has been struggling with arch pain for 6 months. He thinks he has Plantar Fasciitis and has been trying to treat this himself at

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CASE STUDY FEBRUARY 2017 – PLANTAR FASCIITIS and FAILED INJECTION THERAPY

Case Study February 2017 – Plantar Fasciitis and Failed Injection Therapy

Plantar Fasciitis A 44 year old male of slight build presents to the heel pain clinic and gives a detailed history of his Plantar Fasciitis. He is a healthy man, 179cm tall and only 82 kg’s and is a keen runner. There are no known medical conditions and he takes

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Case Study 8th Feb – Arch Pain 2.16.17

Case Study 8th Feb – Arch Pain

A 67-year-old male presented with arch pain and heel pain in his left foot left. He reported that the pain came on suddenly and has been present for over 2 months. He is retired, however he is a physically active person who plays golf 3 times a week, and also

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CASE STUDY DECEMBER 2016 – PLANTAR FASCIITIS FOLOWING AN ANKLE SPRAIN INJURY

Case Study December 2016 – Plantar Fasciitis Following an Ankle Sprain Injury

Plantar Fasciitis A 38 year old male presents to the clinic complaining of Plantar Fasciitis and heel pain in his left foot, of approximately 7 weeks. He describes a pulling and tightness through the arch of his foot, which creates mild Arch Pain but a sharp pain and a dull

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CASE STUDY – Dec ARCH PAIN IN A BUILDER 1.17.17

Case Study – 10th November 2016 Plantar Fasciitis in a Builder

History A 42-year-old man, a builder, has been suffering with Plantar Fasciitis for approximately 4 months. He reports pain under the ball of his heel and has a hard time walking when he gets out of bed in a morning. His Heel Pain is only in one foot and he

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CASE STUDY – NOV 2016 ARCH PAIN causing Plantar Fasciitis

Case Study – November 2016 Plantar Fasciitis Causing Arch Pain

History A 56-year-old retiree has been suffering with Arch Pain due to Plantar Fasciitis for approximately 6 months. She is going through menopause and reports several of the typical symptoms such as facial flushing. While the exact etiology is unknown, it is not uncommon to find patient’s who are going

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Case Study – October 2016 – Arch Pain and Plantar Fasciitis

A 44 year old male has been seeing his Podiatrist for what he thinks is Plantar Fasciitis as the cause of his Arch Pain. He is a keen martial arts student and has been practicing Shotokan karate for 12 years, which he performs in his bare feet. He attends 3

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CASE STUDY – NOVEMBER 2016 ARCH PAIN AFTER WALKING

A 48-year-old lady presents to the clinic complaining of Arch Pain of approximately 12 weeks following a period of being idle. She reports that she has not exercised for a number of years and has consequently gained weight. She is 12 kilos over her desired weight and hence decided to

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Case Study November 2016 – Arch Pain

A 45 year-old female presents to the clinic complaining of arch pain in her left foot. She reports that the pain came on after an intense session of tennis, just before returning to work as a hairdresser, after having an extended period of time off work. A thorough medical history

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Case Study June 2016 – Arch Pain Following a European Holiday

Arch Pain A 52 year old lady presents to the clinic complaining of arch pain in one foot of approximately 2 months. The pain in the arch of her foot came on while on a 3 week holiday in Europe, where she describes lots of walking and sight seeing with

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Case Study 20 November 2016 – Plantar Fasciitis and the Use of Thongs

A 61-year-old lady presents to the clinic complaining of Plantar Fasciitis. She describes heel pain under the ball of her heel of approximately 3 weeks, and informs the Podiatrist that her pain is bad in the mornings when her foot hits the floor. Her heel pain has been getting worse

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Case Study 10 August 2016 : Achilles Tendonitis Causing Heel Pain

A 50-year-old male presents to the clinic complaining of posterior heel pain of more than 2 years. He is a keen golfer and plays 18 holes twice a week. His heel pain is bad in the mornings and hurts him after he has been sitting down for more than 30

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Case Study July 2016 – Plantar Fasciitis Causing Heel Pain in Oz Tag

Plantar Fasciitis Heel Pain A 44 year old male presents with pain in the arch and the heel area of one foot following training for oz tag competition. The heel pain has been present for 3 weeks and came on very suddenly and the arch pain has been excruciating. The

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Plantar Fasciitis – Case Study 7 October

Plantar Fasciitis Plantar Fasciitis is a condition commonly seen in male and female runners. A 46 year old male presents with pain in the base of his heel of approximately 5 months. He is a middle distance runner who has registered for a Marathon in Chicago, USA and he has

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CASE STUDY 26 September 2016- HEEL PAIN IN ONE FOOT

A 53 year old female presents with pain in the bottom of her heel of approximately 3 years. She describes the pain as being under the “ball of her heel” and she feels this pain when her foot hits the ground every morning. She also feels the pain when she

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Acute Achilles Tendonitis Case Study

Case Study 20 August 2016 – Acute Achilles Tendonitis

A 28-year-old male presents to the clinic complaining of excruciating pain at the back of his right leg – near the Achilles tendon area. He reports that the pain came on after a session of playing soccer 3 days ago, after having a 4-month break. He has been limping on

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Case study 27 June, 2016 – Sever’s Disease

Case study 27 June, 2016 – Sever’s Disease

A 12 year old boy presents to the clinic with pain at the back of his heels, which has been present over 4 months. He is a very active boy who runs and plays soccer 8 hours a week. He reports that the pain is much worse after prolonged activity.

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Case study 9 June 2016 – Plantar Fasciitis

A 35-year- old female presents with heel pain in her right foot, which has been present over 6 months. She runs frequently but does not remember sustaining an injury. She reports of increased running activity in the last 2 months. Her job also involves her standing on her feet for

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Case Study 30 May 2016 – Achilles Tendonitis

A middle aged male presents with Achilles pain in both feet of approximately 4 years. He thinks he has Plantar Fasciitis due to the fact that he has heel pain, which he experiences every morning, but he hasn’t been to see a specialist nor does he have an understanding of

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