Kevin is your local Podiatrist in Kalamunda.
Podiatry is a branch of medicine related to foot and lower limb disorders. The role of the podiatrist is to prevent and/or correct deformity and maintain normal mobility and function.
Kevin Pennington, as a registered Podiatrist, is an expert in the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the foot and lower leg. Kevin graduated from the University of Huddersfield (UK) with a BSc Honours Degree in Podiatry. Kevin has over 12 years’ experience treating conditions affecting the foot and lower limb.
He sees patients with common foot complaints that include:
- Painful skin and nail conditions such as ingrown toenails, callus/corns and plantar warts.
- Chronic musculoskeletal injuries such as arthritic conditions, stress fractures and soft tissue injuries of the forefoot, heel and lower limb.
- Developmental and soft tissue conditions in children, such as an in toeing gait, Sever’s disease etc.
- Assessment and treatment of foot conditions related to systemic diseases including diabetes, neurological or vascular disorders.
Podiatry is a branch of medicine related to foot and lower limb disorders. The role of the podiatrist is to prevent or correct deformity and maintain normal mobility and function.
A Podiatrist will provide the basis for the ideal walking style and posture and identify any medical or surgical conditions that may require further management or referral. This is achieved in conjunction with the multi-disciplinary health care team.