Anna Balcombe: Sports Podiatrist & Podiatric Surgeon
BSc (Hons) MRSsCPod, MRCPod, FRCPodS

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Recent Posts by Anna Balcombe MRSsCPod, MRCPod, FRCPodS

Children’s Feet

Pain in a child’s foot or ankle is never normal. There is no such thing as continued common “growing pains.” Any pain that lasts more than a few days, or that is severe enough to limit the child’s walking should be assessed by the team at Complete Foot Care at the Balcombe Foot and Ankle…
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It's especially important to look after your feet if you have diabetes. How do I take care of my feet if I have diabetes and when should I seek professional help? Diabetes can reduce the blood supply to your feet and cause a loss of feeling in your feet where they become numb and tingle…
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Rheumatoid arthritis

What Rheumatoid arthritis? Rheumatoid arthritis is an inflammatory joint destructive disease that cause Pain and swelling in and around joints commonly effecting women between the ages of 40-60. Often it involves the toe joints in the forefoot and / or the ankle. The joints can be very stiff in the morning and usually improve as…
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Osteoarthritis is also called degenerative joint disease and is the most common types of arthritis . What are Symptoms and Causes of Osteoarthritis and what joints are affected in the Foot? Osteoarthritis results in very painful swollen joints and stiffness that occurs with activity. Usually there is no pain before activity or after. As a…
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