Our feet are the most neglected part of our body, especially as they are contained within shoes all day. Once your feet are symptomatic and painful, they become a priority as foot pain can be debilitating and can affect your daily life.
Our foot health experts, including Chiropodists specialize in the recognition, assessment, treatment and on-going care of feet to eliminate foot pain, gain mobility and maintain healthy feet. Chiropodists treat patients of all ages with the following common foot conditions:
- Ingrown toenails or calluses
- Athlete's foot
- Foot odors
- Dry & cracked heels
- Sports injuries
- Foot infections caused by medical conditions such as diabetes
- Foot deformities and misalignments both in adults and children
- Maintenance & routine foot care.
In addition, our foot health experts, trained in biomechanics (the study of posture and walking) are able to provide biomechanical assessment to check for flat feet, heel pain, knee pain, bunions, and other problems. These can be treated successfully by employing variety of treatments including custom orthotics, orthopaedic footwear, compression therapy and general foot care techniques.
NOTE: Please check with your private insurance plan; many private plans cover Chiropody services.