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What is a corn?

A corn is a protective thickening of skin with a defined hard centre commonly known as a core. A corn can be surrounded by thicker or inflamed skin and commonly form over a bony prominence in the foot or toes due to increased friction or pressure. Firm, dry corns which are commonly seen over the… read more

Waitakere Footnote Ed. 7

Kia Ora!   We are pleased to bring you Waitakere Footnote Ed. 7, our Quarterly Newsletter to keep you up to date on all things Waitakere Foot! Waitakere Footnote Ed. 7 In this edition we bring you our top tips for ankle sprains, community news and updates, as well as our product of the month…. read more

Waitakere Foot visits AirNZ

On Tuesday 27th July Waitakere Foot had the pleasure of attending the Air New Zealand Wellbeing Expo! Podiatrists Rikki and Ange, along with admin Alice spent time out of clinics to talk to Air NZ staff about their foot health and address any questions or concerns they had. Air NZ hosted a wonderful event and it… read more

Job Vacancy- Receptionist

WANT TO COME WORK WITH US?  Waitakere Foot Podiatry are leading Podiatrists in Auckland. With 3 full-time clinics in West Auckland & 4 satellite branches, we are looking for a Full Time Receptionist to join our dynamic, continually growing team! We are currently seeking a motivated, friendly individual to fill this full time (30 –… read more

Waitakere Footnote Ed. 5

Welcome back to Waitakere Footnote; the quarterly newsletter of Waitakere Foot. We have taken a few months off as we navigate this unpredictable global pandemic; but we are excited to be back to delivering footcare advice to our patients, referrers & colleagues. In light of the recent lockdowns & restrictions to our service, Podiatrist Amy… read more

Foot Care for the Elderly

Foot problems become progressively common as we age, but our feet are easily forgotten as they are not only on the other end of us but often covered by shoes and socks. Injuries and discomfort in the feet can adversely affect elderlies’ balance, mobility, and independence. Waitakere Foot Podiatrist & Aged Care Specialist Jiansi (Amy)… read more

Waitakere Foot Eastridge has moved temporarily

Waitakere Foot EASTRIDGE HAVE MOVED TEMPORARILY   Due to COVID-19 changes, Waitakere Foot Eastridge Clinic has moved temporarily. We are excited to move in with our friends at Physio Rehab Group Kohimarama at the Barfoot & Thompson Stadium inside Selwyn College Grounds.   Unfortunately, our Room at Orakei Health in Eastridge Shopping Centre has been… read more

Waitakere Foot OPEN under Level 2

Well done! We have made it to Level 2. Waitakere Foot are excited to announce that from Level 2 WE WILL BE OPEN. However, our operations will look a little different. To ensure we keep our patients, staff & community safe, we need to make some changes to the way we practice throughout the network… read more