Growing pains

By Peter Foley (Registered Podiatrist) Growing pains are a common complaint of young patients, with a recent Australian study estimating between 35 and 40% of children aged 4-6 years are affected. Older children may also be affected at any age up to the completion of puberty. What are Growing pains? Growing pains are typified by…

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Welcome to our newest chiro team member – James Shipway

We are excited to announce that chiropractor James Shipway has joined our team. James is a friendly, professional and knowledgeable chiropractor, with 9 years of experience under his belt. With a diverse skill-set and strong patient-centred approach to care, James always strives to provide every patient with thorough, exceptional service. James enjoys working as a team to help give patients the best…

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Update: Clinic phone disruption

We apologise to any patients who have had difficulty contacting us via telephone recently. We are in the process of connecting to the nbn and have had some intermittent issues with our phone lines.   If you have trouble getting through to us, please email us at mail@spinesportfeet.com.au or for bookings, visit our website at…

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Calcaneal apophysitis (Sever’s syndrome)

By Peter Foley (Registered Podiatrist)   It is not uncommon for enthusiastic athletes in late primary school and early high school to experience significant pain in their heels when participating in sport. The most common cause of heel pain in patients of this age is calcaneal apophysitis (sometimes called Sever’s syndrome). What is Calcaneal apophysis?…

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Spinal Health Issues? Chiro Can Help

As part of Spinal Health Week 2018, we at Coomera Wellness Centre are encouraging patients to make small lifestyle changes to improve your spinal health and wellbeing. Musculoskeletal conditions are very common, affecting 30% (6.9 million) of all Australians (including 3.7 million people with back problems). While in some cases this cannot be avoided (such as…

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