Episode 45: The Physiotherapy Episode

Episode 45: The Physiotherapy Episode

In this episode, we chatted with a great panel of physiotherapists in Hamish Vickerman, Tom Goom, Neil Meigh and Kevin Nordanger to talk about how Podiatry and Physiotherapy can/should work together, the overlap between professions, the preconceived notions we have about each other’s professions and more. Audio Podcast: (download all episodes as podcasts here) Follow: […]

Episode 44 with Annette Davis [Footwear and Falls]

Episode 44 with Annette Davis [Footwear and Falls]

In this episode we talked with Annette Davis and discussed what the evidence tells us (and doesn’t tell us) about footwear and falls, explains the role of the Podiatrist in screening for falls risk and how to communicate effectively regarding this (making a reasonably solid case for all individuals of a certain age to be […]

Episode 42 on Podiatry Video Marketing

Episode 42 on Podiatry Video Marketing

In this episode we welcomed Dave James (The Foot and Leg Magician), Melissa Zacharia (Pod Fit Podiatry) and Jonathan Tomines (The Toe Bro) to offer their thoughts and experiences on generating Podiatry videos. We talked through some of the biggest barriers and concerns people have before starting, and the potential benefits (to both the individual […]

Episode 39 with Dylan Morrissey [Shockwave Therapy]

Episode 39 with Dylan Morrissey [Shockwave Therapy]

In this episode we talked with Consultant Physiotherapist, academic and researcher Dylan Morrissey about the evidence base for shockwave therapy, the robustness of the methodology often employed within such research, what foot/ankle pathologies shockwave is indicated for and whether there are any key contraindications or risks associated with its use. Audio Podcast: (download all episodes […]

Episode 38 with Nina Davies [Paediatric Gait]

Episode 38 with Nina Davies [Paediatric Gait]

In this episode we talked with paediatric specialist Nina Davies and talked about protocols for assessing the paediatric patient, how under estimated Developmental Coordination Disorder is (and when to be thinking about this rather than just thinking about a clumsy child), the in-toeing child (causes and treatments) and also how important it is to try […]

Episode 37 with David Armstrong [The Diabetic Foot]

Episode 37 with David Armstrong [The Diabetic Foot]

In this episode we welcomed Dr David Armstrong, DPM, PhD and we talked about how the worlds diabetic population is third only to China and India, and that during the length of this episode alone 198 amputations would have occured worldwide, and 565 people would have died from complications associated with Diabetes. We talk about […]