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Thornhill Podiatrist | Thornhill Foot Doctor Vaughan | ON | The Foot Institute |

 


Darryl Cohen and Associates
NHD Pod(SA), BSc(Hons)(Podiatric Studies)

 

441 Clark Ave West
Suite 201
Thornhill, ON
L4J 6W8
(Sobeys Plaza at corner Clark and Hilda)
(905) 886-3965

 

Lawrence Square Shoppng Centre
700 Lawrence Ave West
Suite 125
Toronto, ON
M6A 3B4  
(416) 787-1381

 

Foot Doctor Vaughan
 

People in general think that foot care is just about a pedicure. So when they feel the need for it, they call their beautician, and ask for an appointment. But there is more to foot care than just the aesthetic aspect of it. Your feet can be ill too. At such times, your beautician can do nothing for your feet. You would need to see a Podiatrist, that is, a foot doctor. Such a specialist can treat different foot problems, including pains in your lower leg, or ankles. It is a good idea to look for a Podiatrist Vaughan since there are many experienced ones based there.

Our feet are generally the most neglected parts of our body. For some vague reason, we simply do not believe that something can go seriously wrong with them. However, such a casual approach can prove to be rather expensive, not to mention painful. After all we need to use our feet to walk, run, travel and most of us would not be able to live a normal life if their feet are not functioning well or are experiencing constant pain or problems in them.

There are several types of foot problems that a Vaughan foot specialist can attend to. Pain and swelling may affect one foot or both. Discoloration of either foot is an indication that something is seriously wrong there. Sores on feet, or small wounds may not seem that important to seek medical help for, but they can become a serious problem if they are left unattended. Many patients complain of a tingling sensation in their feet, or a burning sensation. At times, they feel their feet are going numb. Some patients notice that their feet start aching more if they work or stand on them for prolonged periods. Others may observe that the deformity that they had in any one of their feet has suddenly increased. Some patients may find that their foot is losing its arch shape and becoming more flat.

These are just a few of the problems that a Podiatrist Vaughan will be able to assist you with. A Podiatrist Vaughan will also look for other problems associated with the feet, such as changes in any mole sizes, and any growing lumps. Any injuries or deformities on the feet, or any part of the lower leg, including the ankles are given due attention by such a specialist. These symptoms may vary from person to person. In some cases, they may be more painful.

It is necessary to find a Podiatrist who is good in his/her work. This implies that he/she should be qualified. Any treatment that such a qualified podiatrist suggests should not be overlooked.

Surgery on the feet is often necessary as many of the patients in these cases are diabetics. This is the reason why qualified podiatrists also qualify as surgeons. Surgery on diabetics can lead to complications unless due precautions are taken. Generally, every hospital has a podiatrist treating its patients. He/she may be attached to the hospital or be an independent self-employed Vaughan foot specialist with his or her own clinic.

 
 
 
Thornhill Podiatrist The Foot Institute is a poidiatry office providing Foot Doctor Vaughan, orthopedic, pain, diabetes, bunions and much more in Thornhill, ON. We also do Achilles Tendonitis, Allergic Contact Dermatitis , Athlete's Foot, Brachymetatarsia, Bunions, Calluses, Diabetic Foot Care, Flatfoot (Fallen Arches), Ganglions, Haglund's Deformity, Hallux Rigidus, Hammertoes, Heel Pain/Fasciitis, Infections, Injuries, Ingrown Toenails, Metatarsalgia, Morton's Neuroma, Onychomycosis, Osteoarthritis, Pediatric Foot Care, Plantar Warts, Plantar Fasciitis, Posterior Tibial Dysfunction, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Running Injuries, Sesamoiditis, Sprains/Strains, Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome, Taylor's Bunion, Tendonitis, Toe Deformities, Xerosis and all work related in the L4J6W8 area and surrounding areas in Thornhill