Jamie Maczko is the youngest son of Jim and Betty Maczko, the original owners of Jim’s Shoe Clinic, and the place where Jamie first became acquainted with the importance of healthy feet.
Born and raised in Sarnia, Jamie was an avid hockey player and athlete. He graduated from Northern Collegiate in 1978 and subsequently was accepted at the University of Western Ontario where he graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education in 1981.
The following year, Jamie worked with his father at Canadian Orthopedic Supplies in Sarnia and subsequent to that, was accepted into the Chiropody program at the Michner Institute in Toronto. Jamie graduated as a Chiropodist in 1984 and worked for one year in the Teaching Clinic at Toronto General Hospital before returning to hometown Sarnia in 1985.
Jamie introduced Chiropody to the Sarnia area and was the founder of the Chiropody Clinic at St. Joseph’s Hospital, the predecessor to Bluewater Health Centre, in 1985. He was employed there as the Senior Chiropodist until the clinic was closed in March 2007.
Throughout the years, in addition to his hospital position, Jamie has always provided additional services through Mazcko Chiropody, on a part time basis. Following the closure of the Bluewater Health Chiropody Clinic, Jamie has opened a full time practice in a brand new, state of the art office, at 559 Exmouth Street. This beautiful new treatment centre provides top-notch service, a relaxing atmosphere and a ground floor entrance, which is wheelchair accessible.
Jamie has been married to his wife Kathy for 28 years and they are the proud parents of three amazing children: Sarah, a graduate of the University of Guelph is employed as a Senior Analyst at Research In Motion (RIM) in Waterloo, Ontario; James, a graduate of York University Toronto Honors Fine Arts degree in Theatre and Television. He’s currently pursuing his acting career in Toronto, Ontario; David, a graduate of the Instrumentation Program at Lambton College and is employed in Sarnia at Lanxess Inc.