Category Archives: Foot Pain

There are many foot problems that can lead to foot pain. The first course of action is to pinpoint what the underlying issue is which then determines the best treatment plan. Upon diligent adherence to a treatment plan foot pain most often can be alleviated or completely eliminated. Contact us at 604-339-2878 and we can help you eliminate your foot pain.

Easy Heel Pain Relief Tactics

28 May

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Recently you have stared to feel some heel pain when walking. It may be under the heel or slightly behind it.  You haven’t recently had any injuries and the heel…

Are Custom Orthotics Worth It?

06 Apr

custom-orthotics

Custom orthotics can be pricey ranging from $400-$600 in costs but very often they are covered by medical insurance policies. It’s best to check with your coverage provider. The cost covers…

What Causes Bunions?

26 Feb

Bunions

Bunions are not only unsightly but can be painful even to the point where wearing shoes is unbearable. The technical name for a bunion is value valgus and appear when years of…

The Best Shoes for the Elderly

20 May

shoes for elderly

In 2015 a University of A Coruña research team conducted a study to determine whether elderly people made wrong footwear choices due to the changes in their foot…

How to Buy Healthy, Comfortable Shoes

10 Apr

comfortable shoes

Buying good, comfortable shoes will reduce or eliminate foot pain and also prevent future problems from developing. Good shoes can also reduce the stress on your knees, hips and…

The Unhealthiest Shoe Styles

08 Dec

unhealthy shoes

Shoes, shoes shoes. They are the fetish and obsession of many women. The shoes we wear are actually central to our everyday health. Poorly designed shoes, or footwear that…

8 Things Not to Ignore About Your Feet

26 Nov

Feet health issues

Did you know that many other health issues can be determined just by looking at your feet. It’s a strange connection but your feet often offer clues to your…

The Basics of Foot Care for Diabetics

14 Jun

diabetic foot care

Proper footwear is an important part of an overall treatment program for people with diabetes, even for those in the earliest stages of the disease. If there is any evidence of…

Benefits of Custom Orthotics

27 May

custom orthotics
Custom orthotics are custom-made three-dimensional medical devices that are placed in your shoe to help the pain and discomfort caused imbalances in alignment of the foot and ankle. They gently reposition the…

3 Easy Ways to Avoid Summer Foot Injuries

01 May

summer foot issues

Everyone looks forward to the Summer where they can shed their heavy shoes and go with lighter, airier styles. While Summer sandals and shoes are well ventilated and comfortable to wear…