For all walks of life: Elite running advice to everyday foot problems

Acclaimed podiatrist and passionate runner, Michael Nitschke is the consulting Podiatrist at SPARC.

With over a decade of clinical experience in private practice and exceptional anatomy and biomechanics knowledge Michael now specialises in the diagnosis and treatment of running injuries.

As an accomplished track athlete Michael is well versed in working with recreational, amateur, junior and elite athletes. However Michael’s passion for the sport has grown beyond that of just the competitive side. Michael is now committed to growing the entire running community in South Australia by providing an innovative running service accessible to all runners, recreational and elite.

His vision is simply to make activity achievable, sustainable and rewarding for all.

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Michael delivers a range of services at SPARC including:

As a respected practitioner and expert in his field, Michael lecturers at the University of South Australia in the areas of athletic footwear, running injuries and Human Anatomy.

Originally from Loxton, Michael also provides a range of podiatry and running services from Loxton.

Michael is dedicated to assisting the ongoing education of other podiatrists and practitioners and is also a board member of The Australian Podiatry Association of South Australia

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Instagram — February 23, 2018

Dr Kevyn Hernandez giving thumbs up for consulting this Saturday morning! Gives us a call to book in on 82349707 or visit our website for online bookings! #doctor #adelaide #weekendconsults #appointments #injury #SPARC #fitness #health

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Facebook — February 22, 2018

Dr Kevyn Hernandez giving thumbs up for consulting this Saturday morning! Gives us a call to book in on 82349707 or visit our website for online bookings! #doctor #adelaide #weekendconsults #appointments #injury #SPARC #fitness #health www.sparc.com.au

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Instagram — February 20, 2018

Always good to have Jason from @asicsaustralia come visit us to show us the new range of #shoes. @nitta21 giving the new #GelCumulus20 a test run to do a review for #Asics #boomerang

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Instagram — February 19, 2018

At SPARC you will often see our certified sports podiatrist, @nitta21 upstairs teaching people some little cues to tweak people's running gaits. Gait retraining is a handy tool to offload regions of stress to keep runners maintaining their load #gaitretraining #sparc #podiatry #neuromuscularreeducation #cues #running #injurymanagement

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