To prevent foot problems check your feet regularly and practice good foot hygiene. Podiatrists treat corns and calluses on the feet which are caused by abnormal pressure . This can be caused by abnormal biomechanics, incorrect fitting footwear and toe deformities.
A general footcare assessment and treatment will involve the Podiatrist assessing why the problem is occurring, debriding the corn or callus and providing padding to the area. Advice will also be given on how to care for the feet on a daily basis.