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Offered by: Karen Chan

What is a Chiropody?

Chiropody services involve comprehensive treatment of the foot and ankle. A chiropodist is a regulated foot specialist. Chiropodists focus mainly on conservative, non-surgical treatment methods such as gentle foot care, offloading areas of high pressure with orthotics, orthopedic shoes, or padding, and pain management techniques such as cold laser therapy and foot mobilization therapy. If necessary, chiropodists may also perform injections and surgery for ingrown toenails or plantar warts.

Conditions Treated:
  • Toenail Problems – Diabetic foot care, ingrown toenails, fungal nails, hard to cut toenails
  • Skin Problems – Calluses, corns, plantar warts, Athlete’s foot
  • Foot Pain – Bunions, hammer toes, heel pain, arch pain, ball of foot pain, ankle pain
  • Children’s Feet – Intoeing, tippy toe walking

Where can I get more information?

Feel free to contact us to learn more about how chiropody can help you.
Chiropody and orthotics are covered by most insurance plans. If you are unsure, check with your insurance provider.
If you would like more information or to book an appointment at the Major Mackenzie Natural Health Centre, please call 905-884-2279 or e-mail us