May is Foot Health Month

Written on May 2nd, 2012 | Posted in Blog

May is Foot Health month

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What is a “Chiropodist”?

Written on December 30th, 2010 | Posted in Blog

A Chiropodist (pronounced, Kir-op-o-dist) is a health care professional who provides comprehensive treatment of various foot disorders and, encourages their prevention. A Chiropodist must be licensed by the College of Chiropodists to be eligible to practice in Ontario. Examples of the wide range of foot ailments that a Chiropodist treats includes: Management of persons with […]

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Chiropody and Orthotics

Written on December 28th, 2010 | Posted in Blog

Feet are an amazing complex structure containing one quarter of the body’s bones, held together with ligaments, muscles, tendons and fascia. Each day they carry you smoothly and efficiently through thousands of steps. Sometimes biomechanical problems develop interrupting smooth, pain free gait (walking). Careful examination of your feet and gait, by a Chiropodist, is an essential step in correctly […]

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Daily Footcare

Written on December 28th, 2010 | Posted in Blog

Early detection and recognition of foot problems is very important if one wishes to keep their feet happy and healthy. If we practice simple foot health techniques daily, we can often prevent or resolve common foot ailments. Please consider incorporating the following four procedures into your daily routine. A) Daily Inspection Each day using your hands as […]

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