The ByWard Family Health Team (BWFHT) offers comprehensive chiropody (foot care) services provided by a registered chiropodist. Chiropody services focus on prevention, early identification, and treatment to help you achieve optimal foot health.
Chiropody services at BWFHT include:
- Diabetic foot screening and education
- Wound care
- Nail care (including treatments for fungal, ingrown, and difficult to cut)
- Nail surgery
- Dermatological managemen
- Corn and callus reduction
- Wart treatments
- Foot pain management
- Biomechanical assessments & gait analysis
- Custom foot orthotics
For the first chiropody appointment patients are asked to bring two pairs of shoes that are worn most often.
Canadian Federation of Podiatric Medicine: www.podiatryinfocanada.ca and www.podiatryinfocanada.ca/Public/Foot-Care-Articles-and-Editorials