Our Approach

to Podiatry

Our podiatrist Doug Horne specialises in all relevant podiatry functions of the foot, ankle and leg in either adult’s or children. This includes examination, diagnosis and treatment by medical and surgical methods. Conditions commonly treated include foot pain, bunions, infections, gait disorders and sports injuries.


Services List


We fit and supply of custom made inserts or footbeds fitted into the shoe.

Biomechanical evaluation

Our podiatrist analysis of the forces and motions of the foot and a person’s gait in an attempt to diagnose podiatric problems.

Shoe Assessment

We offer consultations to help clients find shoes that reduce pain and discomfort.

Surgical Pedicure

The procedure includes removal and treatment of all dry rough or thickened skin and removal of all corns and calluses. Nail treatments, including nail cutting ingrown toenail treatments, nail reshaping and thinning. There is a post-op nourishing moisturizing treatment included.

Specialised Cosmetic Toe Nail Surgery

Surgical reshaping of ingrown, severely curving toenails including all nails where appropriate. This procedure is done under local analgesia to produce a pain-free and aesthetically pleasing result.

Fotona’s ClearSteps™ Onychomycosis Treatment

This is a simple and effective procedure that uses the power of Nd:YAG laser light to heat evenly throughout the depth of the effected nail and skin tissue, effectively weakening and killing parasitic fungi which have infected the patient’s nails.