A Chiropodist is a primary health care provider, described as a foot specialist. Chiropodists are a key member of your foot health care team. They will assesses and provide treatment to manage acute + chronic foot and ankle conditions. They also play a role in the prevention of injury and disability in promoting foot health and well being by therapeutic, orthotic or palliative means.
At Function101, we offer custom-cast orthotics that are thin enough to fit different shoes. By effectively balancing the feet and restoring proper function, custom orthotics can provide relief of common foot ailments, as well as foot-related symptoms of stress in the ankles, knees, hip, back and neck.
Chiropody services include:
- initial consultation + biomechanical assessment
- walking/running gait analysis
- custom-cast orthotics
- orthotic fitting
- footwear education + shoe analysis
- exercise prescription