Michael Edelman – Sports Podiatrist, Johannesburg

A Podiatrist is a health care professional, who focuses on the treatment of a wide range of problems, affecting the feet, ankles and lower limbs, thereby improving the mobility, independence and quality of life for patients. Whether you are a professional athlete or play sports just for fun, the demands made on your feet and lower limbs can lead to a wide range of injuries, including knee injuries, lower back pain and other joint or muscle problems. Running styles and poor footwear may also contribute to injuries.

Michael is a Specialist Podiatrist in:

  • Assessment and Treatment of Sports Injuries eg Plantar Fasciitis, Shin Splints etc
  • Assessment and Treatment of Biomechanical Anomalies eg: Knock Knees, Flat Feet etc
  • Video Gait Analysis
  • Assessment and Treatment of General Foot Conditions eg Calluses, Ingrown Nails etc

 

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B.TECH POD (SA), S.A.S.M.A

PR.NO.0138681

WANDERERS WELLNESS CENTRE

WANDERERS CLUB

TEL: ( 011) 447-7355

CELL: 072-916- 1315

 

AREAS OF INTEREST:

  • ASSESSMENT OF SPORTS  AND  RUNNING INJURIES

e.g. Plantar Fasciitis

  • ASSESSMENT OF BIOMECHANICAL CONDITIONS USING VIDEO GAIT ANALYSIS

e.g. Flat and High Arched Feet, Knock Knees

  • PRESCRIPTION OF ORTHOTICS AND INSOLES
  • SPORTS AND GENERAL FOOTWEAR ADVICE