The Physical Performance Show: Thomas Do Canto, Podiatrist & AUS Distance Running Rep. Tricky Conditions: Sesamoiditis

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In episode 328 of The Physical Performance Show Brad Beer shares a conversation with Thomas Do Canto-Podiatrist & AUS Distance Running Rep sharing around Sesamoiditis in this Tricky Conditions Edition.

Thomas has been an Australian half marathon representative, he boasts PB’s across the half marathon of 62:13, the full marathon of 2:14:41 and 10000m 28:35. In December 2021 Tom finished 2nd in the Nike Melbourne Marathon Festival, a race that he won in 2016.

In this episode, Tom shares around the diagnosis, management, treatment and prevention of sesamoiditis.

To listen to Episode 328:


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Listen in as we delve into the following:

  • The definition of Sesamoiditis
  • The subcategories of Sesamoiditis pain
  • Compressive and tensile load definition
  • Presentation and diagnosis of the condition
  • Guidelines for management of the condition
  • Footwear choice strategy for sufferers of sesamoiditis
  • The point where surgical consideration may be indicated
  • Tips on strength and conditioning

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To follow Thomas Do Canto:

Instagram: @thomasdocanto
Linkedin: @Thomas Do Canto
Website: @Pinnacle Sports Podiatry

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