Podiatry

Podiatry

Our Podiatry service is provided by Sole Focus Podiatry

Lauren Thyer completed a Bachelor of Podiatry at the University of South Australia in 2012. Whilst she was studying Lauren also worked as a Podiatry Assistant in Modbury, providing care to low risk patients. Since finishing her degree she has worked full time in a private practice also in the North Eastern Suburbs, providing treatment for a wide range of patients.

As a podiatrist Lauren is committed to expanding her knowledge and keeping up with the most current research and practices. She is a member of the South Australia Sports Medicine Association and the Australian Podiatry Association SA Inc. Lauren has a strong clinical interest in nail surgery, paediatrics and biomechanics and regularly attends continued professional development events. She has done additional training in joint mobilisation, joint manipulation and dry needling and more recently has become one of the few Podiatrists in South Australia endorsed to prescribe scheduled medicines.

Sole focus can assist with:

  • Sporting injuries
  • Children’s assessments
  • Ingrown toe nails
  • Nail surgery (options are available for
  • those who are afraid of needles)
  • Painful and/or thickened toenails
  • Orthotic therapy
  • Footwear advice
  • Workplace injuries and prevention
  • Tinea and other foot infections
  • Corns and callus
  • Diabetic foot care
  • Plantar warts and verrucae
  • Aching/ painful feet and lower limbs
  • Dry needling
  • Foot and ankle joint mobilisation and manipulation
  • and more…