As a Certified Pedorthist, Medical Grade Footwear Practitioner, Orthotist and Custom Shoe Maker, Stewart assesses foot problems and provides treatment that includes customised orthotic devices, pedorthic shoe modifications and a wide range of footwear that accommodates various foot sizes and shapes.
The orthotic devices and shoe modifications are manufactured on the premises which combine a Pedorthic Clinic and a therapeutic footwear facility based on Sydney’s northern beaches.
Custom Foot Australia is well known by many medical practitioners and allied health professionals in Sydney for the success it provides in treating foot problems. Referrals are not necessary to see Stewart.
To make an appointment please contact the clinic either by email or telephone.
All services are claimable through all major health funds.
He also works and provides services for those claiming through insurance companies.
Stewart has been a current member of the Australian Pedorthic Medical Grade Footwear Association since 1991.
“A Pedorthist is trained in the assessment, design, manufacture, fit and modification of foot appliances and footwear for the purposes of alleviating painful or debilitating conditions and providing assistance for abnormalities or limited actions of the lower limb.”
Conditions which can be treated by a Pedorthist include:
- Children’s foot problems
- Adult’s foot problems
- Athletic issues
- Leg length issues
- Posterior tibialis dysfunction
- Dropped metatarsals
- Morton’s Neuroma
- Plantar fasciitis
- Heel spurs
- Bunion deformities
- Sub-talar alignment
- CVA drop foot
- Congenital birth deformities
- Arthritic joint pain
- Charcot-Marie-Tooth syndrome
- Diabetic foot problems
- Rheumatoid foot problems
- Post-polio foot problems
- Correct fitting footwear
- Footcare advice and education
Common Foot Problems Include:
Hammer toe Bunion Claw-Like toes Pronation Supination Flat feet