Services We Offer
Plantar warts present as stubborn and often painful raised legions on the foot. We have a range of treatment options available for these wonderful little bundles of joy. So if its too late and you have one, we can help.
Over time, diabetes can cause loss of protective sensation in the feet, and that can become a real problem. If you can’t feel your feet, you can’t feel a wound. If that’s the case, you could be walking around with an open wound, which leaves it prone to getting infected.
Ingrown toenails are one of the most common conditions that can cause toe pain. The condition may make it difficult to put shoes on! Ingrown toenails are a common issue which can be dealt with. Simply call us (your podiatrists) and we can treat accordingly.
Corns and calluses are thick, hardened layers of skin that develop when your skin tries to protect itself against friction and pressure. They most often develop on the feet and toes or hands. Simply eliminating the source of friction or pressure can help.
Fungal nails are a common condition that affect many of us.Fungal nails can be a real nuisance and are usually quite difficult to treat. If you think you might have a fungal nail infection, please call to discuss
A bunion is a bony bump that forms on the joint at the base of your big toe. It forms when your big toe pushes against your next toe, forcing the joint of your big toe to get bigger and stick out. The skin over the bunion might be red and sore. Wearing tight, narrow shoes might cause bunions
Some common conditions affecting the feet and lower legs are: Shin splints, Achilles tendinitis, Ankle sprains (from minor to severe), Plantar fasciitis (heel pain), Heel spurs, Fractures/stress fractures Please call us to discuss your concerns.
Foot and lower limb pain in children is not something that should go unnoticed. We believe that any pain that lasts more than a few days, or is severe enough to affect a child’s walking should be assessed right away.
What is the Athlone Foot Clinic
The Athlone Foot Clinic is a clinic designed to provide an efficient and worthwhile solution that will keep you mobile and comfortable. This is achieved through constant continued education and a genuine passion for patient care. At the Athlone Foot Clinic we will take time to listen, and work with you to resolve your foot and ankle problems in a relaxed, cheerful and modern atmosphere. We truly believe in getting to know you as an individual, and not just as a patient, involving you fully in your Podiatric treatment. The Athlone Foot clinic is run by lead Podiatrist Mr. Joe Egan.
We also deal with any routine chiropody complaints that you may have from corn, callus, ingrown toenail, warts or verrucas.