Golf includes a lot of walking so puts the feet under a great deal of pressure, so podiatric doctors can plat quite a roe in dealing with the foot problems in golf enthusiast. Many of the routine foot problems that take place in the general population impact golfers. In addition any foot problem can affect the biomechanics of the golf swing and impact efficiency.
In addition to the above, the online forum, Podiatry Arena has numerous threads and disucssion on topics related to podiatry in golf and Podiatry Tube have lots of more videos on the subject. PodiaPaedia has a post on foot orthotics in golf and the unique requirements that are needed in golf enthusiasts.
This episode of PodChatLive was devoted to the function of Podiatry and Golf and is well worth seeing.