At Shoes Feet Gear, we love kids! Peter the Owner has four school aged children and Dan the Principal Podiatrist has two young kids. We treat all lower limb concerns or pains that children present with, however our special area of interest is with active school aged children.
Active school age kids have some special considerations with the overlapping sports commitments, growing bodies and high activity loads. One of our Sports Podiatrists wrote this blog on this particular topic with detailed information and seven tips for active children that you can find by clicking here.
Flat feet is a condition in which the arch of the foot collapses, with the entire sole of the foot coming into... (click for more)
Sever's disease involves inflammation of the growth plate at the back of the heel in children aged 9-13... (click for more)
Growing Pains is also know as or related to: leg pains, night cramps, night pains, sore legs, tired legs... (click for more)
Heel pain is a common complaint in many people, with children in particular suffering heel pain as a symptom... (click for more)
Intoeing in children is also called pigeon toes, where the toes turn in when they walk... (click for more)
Toe walking is condition in which a child walks on his or her toes without putting weight on the heel... (click for more)
Knee pain in children is caused by the same reasons as adults, however there are some important considerations and differences with growing children ... (click for more)
Our kids health and wellbeing matters to us, and so we want the best for them and their feet...
One of our podiatrists appears on the Chanel 9 TV show to talk about kids shoes...
Shoes Feet Gear is a podiatry practice that specialises in the provision of professional podiatry services as well as complimentary footwear and gear suitable for all ages and fitness types.
Podiatry is not limited to a certain age group. In fact we see many children who greatly benefit from using our services. When it comes to your kid's feet parents want to ensure any potential issues are identified and addressed in a timely manner.
When looking for a children’s podiatrist in Brisbane, you are looking for someone with the experience, the expertise and the ability to empathise with young patients. In each case, Shoes Feet Gear ticks the box.