HERE IS SOME GOOD NEWS: WE CAN WRITE PRESCRIPTIONS FOR YOUR ORTHOTICS.  And we now also do 3-D Scans for getting more precise casts of your feet for Orthotics

Sudbury: 301-2009 Long Lake Rd, Sudbury, ON. P3E 6C3, 705-523-5658

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Our team of specialists and staff believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics. Browse through these problems and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you. Or, for a more comprehensive search of our entire Web site, enter your term(s) in the search bar provided.

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...   Achilles Tendon Ankle Instability Ankle Sprains Arthritic Foot & Ankle Care Athletes Foot Bunions Calluses Corns Overpronation problems Diabetic Foot Flat Feet Fungus Toenails Geriatric Foot Care Hammertoes Heel Spurs Ingrown Toenails Injuries Neuromas Plantar Fasciitis Warts Ankle Sprains Ankle sprains are caused by an unnatural twisting or force on the ankle bones of the foot, often resulting in one or more ligaments on the outside of the ankle to be stretched or torn...

What is a Chiropodist?
A Chiropodist is a specialist who provides assessment and treatment of foot problems such as bunions, heel pain, spurs, hammertoes, neuromas, ingrown toenails, warts, corns and calluses...

When to call a Foot Specialist
... Sprains, pain in the ball of the foot, pain in the back of the heel Knee, low back and hip pain Ingrown nails Warts, corns, callouses Shin splints Pain in the 3rd and 4th toes (if you go from the big toe called the 1st toe) Hammertoes and bunions If you like to excercise and run and lower limb pain or foot pain is limiting your activity For Immediate medical help, especially if you are a diabetic, you need to see your Physician or nearest Emergency  for such things as signs of bacterial infection or sudden decrease in circulation in a part of the foot, including: Increased pain, swelling, redness, tenderness, or heat...

Bunions
... Removal of corns and calluses on the foot...

Hammertoes
...People with hammertoe may have corns or calluses on the top of the middle joint of the toe or on the tip of the toe, and often also under the foot under the affected hammertoe joint known as the MTP joint...

Claw Toes
... Corns on the top of the toe or under the ball of the foot...

Diabetes and Your Feet
... If you have red spots, sore spots, blisters, corns, calluses, or consistent pain associated with wearing shoes, new proper fitted shoes must be obtained immediately...

Skin Problems
Allergies Athlete's Foot (tenia pedis) Blisters Burning Feet Calluses Corns Cysts Frostbite Fungus Gangrene Lesions Psoriasis Smelly Feet and Foot Odor Swelling Ulcers Warts

Hammertoes
...People with hammertoe may have corns or calluses on the top of the middle joint of the toe or on the tip of the toe...

Spurs
...Surgery may be prescribed if spurring around the joint becomes severe or leads to recurrent pain from persistent corns...

General Information and Tips
...Foot pain is caused by a wide variety of injuries, health problems or disorders, including (but not limited to): Arthritis Bone spurs Bunions Calluses Corns Flat Feet Gout Ingrown toenails Plantar fasciitis Sprains Stress fractures Warts Wearing improper shoes or extensive use of the feet...

Corns
...Hard corns are usually located on the top of the toe or on the side of the small toe...

Warts
...They are often mistaken for corns or calluses, which are layers of dead skin that build up to protect an area which is being continuously irritated...

Hammertoes
...People with hammertoe may have corns or calluses on the top of the middle joint of the toe or on the tip of the toe...

Athletic Foot Care
...Added to these are common complaints such as corns, calluses and Athlete's Foot...

Corns and Calluses
...Corns ordinarily form on the toes and calluses on the soles of the feet...

Diabetic Foot Care
... And never attempt to cut your own bunions or corns as this can lead to infection, as well...

Pedicures
...(Please contact our office if you have deep calluses or corns and need help shaving them...

Self-Assessment Quiz
... no 0   - have corns, calluses, bunions or hammertoes...

Physical Therapy
...Heel spurs, bursitis, plantar fasciitis, bunions, corns and calluses, as well as many post-operative surgical conditions, respond well to physical therapy...

Basketball
...Not enough room can lead to blisters, corns, and calluses...

Getting a Proper Fit
...Shoes that do not fit properly can cause bunions, corns, calluses, hammertoes and other disabling foot disorders...

Walking and Your Feet
...The most common foot problems are blisters, corns, calluses, and plantar fasciitis...

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