Chiropody is a key aspect of healthcare for millions of patients around the world. It refers specifically to healthcare for issues around the foot and ankle. People suffering from any number of foot conditions or concerns can benefit from booking an appointment with a chiropodist.
There are a number of benefits of chiropody that can help improve your general well-being. Working with a chiropodist can help make standing and walking as comfortable as it’s ever been!
What do Chiropodists Treat?
Chiropodists treat a number of foot conditions and health issues affecting the feet. Whatever your concern is with your foot health, chances are a chiropodist can treat it or make recommendations!
Just some of the foot health issues we handle at McQuistan Chiropody Hamilton are:
- Ingrown toenails
- Heel pain
- Arch pain
- Corns and calluses
- Flat feet
- Claw toes
- Athlete’s foot
- Nail Fungus
- Diabetic foot conditions
Chiropodists also provide fitting and recommendations for custom orthotics and footwear. We can help you find the orthotic, insert, or shoe that will alleviate your foot conditions and help provide more comfort on a daily basis.
What to Expect at your First Appointment
Before you come to your first chiropody appointment, you should make sure to bring as much information as possible. Bring a list of your medications, any previous relevant x-rays, CT scans, or relevant medical test results. You can also bring your shoes that you wear regularly so your chiropodist can make appropriate suggestions for footwear.
You should also be prepared to answer some questions about your medical background so the chiropodist can have a complete understanding of your history and conditions.
Contact McQuistan Chiropody Hamilton Today!
The practitioners at McQuistan Chiropody Hamilton are dedicated to providing the best possible foot care to all our patients. We understand how important specialized foot care is in a patient’s overall health and often work as part of a healthcare team to provide well-rounded care to a patient.
If you’re interested in learning more or want to book an appointment in Hamilton, contact McQuistan Chiropody. We have two convenient locations in Hamilton for our patients. Call us at King St or Upper Ottawa today to set up an appointment!
Contact McQuistan Chiropody Hamilton today.