Ask The Expert: Matthew Franken answers your feet questions

Leah Panapa 08/10/2021

LISTEN: Friday 8 October is World Podiatry Day.

Matthew Franken is the chair of Podiatry New Zealand and is the owner of Footmatters in Christchurch. He's worked in both the private and public sectors and has spent time in a rural Australian hospital.

A keen sportsman, Matthew has a strong interest in sports podiatry, biomechanics and orthotics, and also nail surgery. He is one of a few sports podiatrists in New Zealand.

Matthew joins Leah Panapa to answer your questions relating to all things feet.

In this episode:

  • What are the most common things people visit a podiatrist for?
  • What should you be doing to take care of your feet?
  • What is COVID toe?

Listen to the full interview with Matthew Franken above.

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