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Thornhill Podiatrist | Thornhill Orthotics Thornhill | 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


Orthotics Thornhill

Custom orthotics Thornhill

Visiting a foot doctor, is the only way to have custom orthotics Thornhill fitted for your feet. If you suffer from a certain condition, if you have problems with your step, or if you require certain braces for your legs, to help straighten and strengthen your feet, your foot doctor is the person who will fit you for these things. Depending on what the issues are, what is wrong with your knees, legs, or feet, or what issues have to be resolved, your foot doctor will have custom orthotics Thornhill made, in order to fix any and all of the issues you are trying to fix. 

Biomechanical errors of the feet aren't uncommon. Collateral ligament tears, over prontation, dropped arches, and other conditions are all very common issues that many people suffer from. Depending on the age of the patient, the severity of the problem, how long they have suffered from it, and what additional issues they suffer from, a foot doctor can suggest a number of treatment options for these patients. The most common, and possibly the easiest way to deal with most of these issues, is to have custom orthotics Thornhill made, for the patient who is in need of a treatment plan. 

Why custom treatment is required -
Since not all issues are the same, and since not all patients come in with a problem that is as severe as the next, foot doctos will create custom orthotics Thornhill for each patient that is suffering from different problems. In many cases, it will only be required for a short period of time; for certain patients, they might have to wear these custom pieces for several years. And, for some, it may eventually require surgery, or other treatment methods, in order to deal with what a particular patient is suffering from, and the pain they are experiencing. 

Choosing the right foot doctor 
Just as important as it is to have the custom orthotics Thornhill made as soon as possible, it is just as important to choose a licensed foot doctor early on. You want to visit a specialist that has experience in producing custom pieces, and has done work with patients who are suffering from similar problems as you are suffering for. This is the best way to ensure they will have the qualifications to treat your condition, and help align your feet, spine, and any other issues you might be dealing with, as a patient. 

Since not all cases are the same, not every person is going to have to wear a custom piece. In many cases, you can purchase a generic orthotic for certain issues; if it is a more severe problem, a custom piece may have to be crafted by a licensed foot doctor. Not only do you want to visit the right office for care, it is also important that you choose a specialist that has experience in this field, and has worked with patients who suffer from similar conditions, so you know they will be able to help you with your problems.

Thornhill Podiatrist The Foot Institute is a poidiatry office providing Orthotics Thornhill, 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