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Piriformis Syndrome Treatment Downtown Toronto Podiatrist and Physiotherapist

Piriformis Syndrome Treatment Downtown Toronto Podiatrist and Physiotherapist Anatomy  Piriformis Syndrome is a condition where the Piriformis muscle elicits pressure on the sciatic nerve. This pressure can cause tingling and numbness along the back of the thigh to the foot. The piriformis muscle is important in stabilizing the hips. Its function is to abduct  (lifts…

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Heel Whip Treatment Downtown Toronto Podiatrist and Physiotherapist

Heel Whip Treatment Downtown Toronto Podiatrist and Physiotherapist Do you experience your ankles hitting each other as you run? If so, you may be experiencing a heel whip, which can manifest as shinsplints, plantar fasiopathy, metatarsalgia and other foot injuries! Being assessed by a podiatrist or physiotherapist near you can help determine if custom foot orthotics…

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Foot Pain and Physiotherapy Treatment Downtown Toronto

BENEFITS OF PHYSIOTHERAPY WHEN RECOVERING FROM AN ACCIDENT Knee pain, Piriformis, Plantar Fascitis, stretching, Training |    Physiotherapy is an approach that treats medical conditions by improving physical function. There are various types of physiotherapy depending on the condition. Physical therapy is a type of physiotherapy designed to restore movement and function, especially for patients…

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Toronto Chiropodist Advice on Fungal Nail Infections

As a Toronto chiropodist, we see cases of onychomycosis on a regular basis. Although these types of fungal infections can affect different parts of the body, this type grows on your toenails or fingernails. Here’s a few things that you need to know about spotting and treating one of these infections. This is a very…

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Some Caregiving Advice From Your Foot Clinic In Downtown Toronto

Your foot clinic in downtown Toronto understands that caregiving for someone with a chronic condition involves several things. People often take on tasks like making sure a person gets their medications and the activities associated with daily living. Even if someone isn’t mobile, their feet need to be looked after for health and safety as…

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Minimal Shoes, Support and Orthoses

Minimal Footwear, Orthoses and Supportive Footwear    There can be some controversy on custom foot orthoses and some statements that they weaken the feet. There is a belief that minimalism is one approach and the other is to believe in supportive and durable footwear. My goal is to provide information on both to allow one…

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Foot and Ankle Tendinopathy Treatment Toronto

Tendinopathy and Treatment  Not all tendon pain is the same and depending on what stage someone is at, their progress in rehab can be catered to their individual needs. For instance, someone who has very recent tendon  pain, is treated differently than someone who’s had tendon pain for over three months. It is very important…

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Toronto Chiropodist Tips For Travelers

A good Toronto chiropodist is always making sure that your feet are in good health. It doesn’t matter where you are or whether you’re working or playing. Taking advantage of our suggestions is especially important when you are traveling. It doesn’t matter whether you’re enjoying some leisure time or focusing on business. These tips from…

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Your Foot Clinic in Downtown Toronto Supplies Summer Tennis Tips for Foot Health

Our foot clinic in downtown Toronto is always ready with warm weather advice for foot health when it comes to outdoor sports and activities. Some of the activities you might participate in like tennis can present challenges because of the types of movements they require. Health and Conditioning The best possible foot health and proper…

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Our Foot Clinic in Downtown Toronto Provides a Bursitis Primer

Our foot clinic in downtown Toronto sees a number of cases of bursitis every year. The fluid-filled sacs cushioning your muscles, tendons and bones around your joints are affected by this painful issue. Although bursitis is commonly located in the hip, elbow and shoulder, it’s also common at the tip of your big toe and…

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Important Aspects of Children’s Foot Care From Your Toronto Chiropodist

We’re the Toronto chiropodist that wants to look after everyone including your children. Helping them to understand how to look after their feet now can prevent issues as they get older. It’s important to remember that many adult problems have their beginnings in children’s developing feet. Here are a few aspects that parent should know…

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Children’s Foot Care Tips From Your Toronto Chiropodist

As a Toronto Chiropodist, we stress the importance of looking after your children’s feet. A few foot care tips like the ones below can help prevent problems. A Weekly Inspection Listening to your child is important. However, just because they don’t complain about foot pain doesn’t mean they aren’t experiencing a problem. Children have flexible…