Podiatry

At the South Sydney Sports Medicine Centre, the focus is to provide excellence and innovation utilising evidence based treatment therapies for all aspects of foot-ankle and lower limb care.

The Centre has the infrastructure and resources to provide foot-leg well-being strategies and currently provides lower limb injury prevention solutions to the 2005 AFL Premiers (Sydney Swans), the National Rugby League (Sydney Roosters), Sydney Football club (A-League) and NSW Cricket.

The Centre has a strong association with the International Olympic Committee (Director of Medical Services, Podiatry), Sydney 2000 and Nagano Winter Special Olympics 2005, Beijing 2008.

Whether it’s individualised advice for a healthy lifestyle, or strategic injury prevention for industry, South Sydney Sports Medicine Centre has the capabilities to meet your needs. We look forward to assisting you.

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Professional sports:

· Sydney Swans (Australian Football League)
· Sydney Roosters (National Rugby League)
· Sydney FC (A-League)
· Football Australia
· NSW Cricket
· International touring football and cricket teams

Industry:

· Royal Australian Navy
· National and international theatrical and movie companies (The Lion King, Fox Studios, Moulin Rogue, Mission Impossible 2, Red Earth, Star Wars, Eyes Wide Shut), The Biggest Loser (Australia).

For more information visit: www.footinjury.com.au

Foot-Leg Health and Well Being Solutions

Epidemiology studies indicate the lower limb accounts for 30%-40% of injury. Lower limb health fund claims in 2005, accounted for in-excess of 42% of all claims (Medibank Private). Additionally, the majority of lower limb injuries are overuse (80%) due to poor technique, overuse and poor footwear habits.

The results are not surprising given that most exercise regimes are weight bearing, requiring the lower limb linkage (feet, ankles, knees and legs). South Sydney Sports Medicine Centre has vast experience in the treatment of athletic and exercise related sports injuries applying knowledge from 15 years of professional service to professional sporting teams (Sydney Swans AFL, Sydney Roosters, NRL, NSW Cricket, and International Olympic Committee sanctioned events).

Corporate Health Seminars & Individual Programmes

Foot health in the workplace is increasingly recognised as an important strategy to maintain worker health and improve productivity. Our team has more than 15 years specialisation in lower limb injury design programmes for individuals and organisations. Corporate liaisons include Coles-Myer, Australian Defence Force, Qantas, Sydney Ferries Corporation, Work Compensation Schemes, Good Health Solutions, Theatre and Film Production companies. Our strategic podiatric advisory services to industry and companies serve to enhance worker productivity, reduce illness, and reduce insurance premiums.

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