Podiatry is a branch of medicine which aims to the study, diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders affecting the foot.

The podiatrist is qualified, through his years of study and training in the diagnosis and treatment of various disorders of the foot and ankle specialist.

The professional podiatrists have extensive knowledge in the fields of human anatomy, physiology, pathophysiology, biomechanics of the lower limb, radiology, pharmacology, general medicine and surgery.