SPORTS PODIATRY AND REHABILITATION
We are leading providers of sports podiatry in Strathmore, North Melbourne and Moonee Ponds, and can offer services to help with foot pain and a wide range of foot problems resulting from sports injuries. Peter has been in charge of sports science andrehabilitation in an AFL career spanning over 20years.
Call us today 03 9351 0266 (Strathmore); 03 8301 5500 ( Nth Melb); 03 9976 4200 (Moonee Ponds)
Peter Mulkearns, the owner of Strathmore Podiatry Clinic and Movement Solutions Podiatry, is our most experienced podiatrist. He spent 17 full time years in the AFL with North Melbourne Football Club, Carlton Football Club and St Kilda Football Club. He has also consulted with the AFL umpiring department as the National Training Services Manager. Peter has been a successful state level athlete (5km track and field). He has also worked with international athletes in a variety of sports including Desi Glaubitz (Basketball), Sharin Milner (Basketball), Liz Taverner (Netball) and Simon Colosimo (Soccer). This experience allows Peter to offer expert treatment and care for foot pain and all manner of sports-related foot problems.
At Strathmore Podiatry Clinic and Movement Solutions Podiatry, we offer a personalised rehabilitation programme for athletes suffering from foot problems. Peter will work with individual athletes offering advice and solutions to all sporting concerns and tailoring rehabilitation, strength and fitness programmes to the individual's specific needs. With the experience and education to think outside the box, Peter understands athletes, their motivation and their commitment, and is therefore perfectly places to offer the most effective treatment.
Common sports injuries
Almost all sports place incredible demands on the feet, and therefore it is vital they are given the proper care. Foot problems are very common amongst those practicing competitive sport, and we offer treatment for the following common ailments:
- Shin splints
- Ankle sprains
- Knee pain
- Arch pain
- Incorrect sports shoes
- Achilles tendonitis
- Heel pain
- Stress Fractures