The practice of chiropody is the assessment of feet and the treatment and prevention of diseases, disorders or dysfunctions of the feet by therapeutic, orthotic or palliative means.
A Chiropodist or Podiatrist is a qualified and regulated foot specialist educated exclusively in the assessment and treatment of conditions related to the feet and lower limbs.
Chiropody treatments are ideal for patients suffering from diabetes, arthritis, sports injuries, and traumatic injuries. At Don Valley, we have highly experienced chiropodists who strive for perfection in their diagnosis and treatment, who will help you identify any existing risk factor that may be contributing to your foot dysfunction.
How can a chiropodist help you:
- Treat blisters
- Manage sports injuries
- Get rid of smelly feet
- Treat fungal or ingrown toenails
- Heal dry and cracked heels
- Treat bunions
- Remove corns
- Get rid of plantar warts