Athletes foot is a fungal infection affecting the skin of the feet, especially around the toes. It is particularly prevalent in individuals who regularly use communal washrooms, for example, sports people.
Our chiropodists can help resolve your athletes foot issues for good, as often, affected individuals will only temporarily resolve these issues due to improper treatment. Book a consultation or contact us for fast and effective treatment.
Many people who suffer from Athlete’s foot typically lead active lifestyles and this condition can hamper that. We can help you return to your favourite activities in no time at all by using the right treatment for you.
Most commonly the symptoms first appear between the toes, including a scaly rash which is often itchy. If left untreated, this rash will eventually spread to the other areas of the feet and become increasingly more red and sore.
Athletes Foot is a condition caused by multiple species of fungi. These organisms favour warm, moist conditions, most notably between the toes. The condition is normally acquired when an individual comes into contact with another person infected, or from a surface where the fungi can thrive, for example swimming pool or gym locker rooms.
Examples of treatment include:
Our highly experienced staff will offer their advice on aftercare. It is most important to limit bare foot exposure in locker rooms or swimming changing rooms, maintain good foot hygiene e.g. changing socks regularly, and wearing well-ventilated shoes.
Range of anti-fungal treatments available
Over 20 years of Chiropody experience
Expert advice on foot aftercare to prevent Athletes Foot recurrence
Thorough examination of your feet
Harvi has been professional in every aspect of my footcare advice... Highly recommended.
The Birmingham Podiatry Clinic has allowed me to get my bare foot freedom again.
I always feel comfortable showing Harvi terrible my feet.
Whether you call it Chiropody or Podiatry, at the Birmingham Podiatry Clinic we provide a 5-star service for all clients. Our professional approach is second to none and we always aim to fix your foot problems with a strong focus on aftercare.