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Thornhill Podiatrist | Thornhill Foot Clinic 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 Clinic Vaughan
 

When Would You Need to Visit Foot Clinic Vaughan foot doctor?


The feet are among the most vital parts of our body and ensuring that they remain healthy all the time is always worthwhile. Any discomfort to the feet or any form of ailing affects us largely, and at times get to an extent of immobilizing us. However, a vast majority will only seek medical advice from a foot doctor when the situation get out of hand after ignoring all the signs that were evident before such conditions struck. As is evident from The Foot Institute, most of these problems get to their worst due to ignorance yet they can be easily alleviated with prompt visit to their Foot clinic Vaughan podiatrist when one suspects a foot problem, or for general foot checkup.

There are very many foot problems that one can suffer from, and end up being a real problem if left untreated or unchecked. Some of these problems may be as a result of infection, type of footwear used, or generally the physical nature of the feet. The latter makes a vast majority at least have a reason to visit Foot clinic Vaughan so as to assess whether there is anything that needs to be checked. Some of the problems isolated may be potential risk factors to chronic feet diseases and thus such checkups are paramount.

Major Indicators of Foot Problems 

Some of the major indicators that make a visit to a foot doctor highly recommended are:-

• Smelly feet 
• Itchy feet
• Yellowing of the nails
• Sweating of the feet
• Any form of pain at the nails, heel, or foot sole
• Chronic diseases such as diabetes, arthritis, and gout

If you identify with any of these, you should consider taking a visit to Foot clinic Vaughan since such signs may be indicators of serious feet problems requiring prompt diagnosis and treatment of the isolated disease conditions. 

Diagnosis and Treatment Procedures Employed by Foot Clinic Vaughan Foot Doctors

There has been tremendous improvement in science and technology, and podiatric centers have reaped great benefits from this ever-advancing technology especially in the field of biomedical science and instrumentation. Currently, there is a wide range of equipment used for both diagnosis and treatment of foot-related conditions with high level of efficiency, sensitivity, and specificity. 

The major diagnosis and treatment procedures used are:-

Laser Telemetry Treatment – This is a non-invasive and pain-free form of treatment that has a wide range of application in podiatric treatments including treatment of verrucae, fungal infections of the nails and alleviation of chronic pain. It is also used to promote soft tissue repair. 

Ultrasound Application – The machines that are based on ultrasound technology are mainly used for diagnostic purposes. Various types of foot scanners are particularly based on ultrasound technology, and are used to produce 3-D images of the foot for computerized analysis. 

Surgeries – Some of the common foot-nail problems do not have an effective non-invasive treatment, necessitating use of surgical methods of treatment. Ingrown toenails and damaged toenail conditions are often treated using this method.

NeuroCryoStimulation and Physiotherapy Treatments – This is a manual form of treatment employed by professional Foot clinic Vaughan foot doctosto alleviate a wide range of feet ailments. Such treatments are aimed at stimulating the nerves, enhancing systemic circulation, and improving both muscular and skeletal activity.

 
 
 
Thornhill Podiatrist The Foot Institute is a poidiatry office providing Foot Clinic 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