The Achilles tendon runs from the calf muscles (gastrocnemius, soleus and plantaris) and inserts onto the back of the heel bone. Although it is the largest tendon in the body measuring… Read More
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Many changes in the fingernails or toenails may cause people to think they have a fungal nail infection. In this blog post, we will discuss what exactly are fungal nail infections and how can they be distinguished… Read More
The term ‘shin splints’ describes a pain and mild swelling in the front of the lower part of the leg. The medical term for shin splints is medial tibial stress syndrome. Read More
This month its been a year since South Dublin Podiatry opened its door for the first time. We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who has supported us in this journey. Read More
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In this week’s article we will focus on the knee, which as the research suggests, is the number one site for running injuries with the patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS) being at the top of the list.
Here at South Dublin Podiatry, we understand that every one of our patients leads a busy and demanding life and sometimes a scheduled appointment may no longer suit.
As runners we tend to develop a love-hate relationship with our feet. We love them as they can carry us for miles, after all an average human will walk 5 times around the world in their lifetime.
Before we start, let’s look at What exactly is an ingrown toenail? An ingrown toenail is one that pierces the flesh of the toe. It may be extremely painful and inflamed or infected.