Reader’s Choice Awards

We’ve done it again!  We are excited to announce that McQuistan Chiropody has been nominated in The Hamilton Spectator’s Reader’s Choice Awards.  We have been nominated in the following categories: Foot Clinic McQuistan Chiropody Professionals Foot Care Specialist Colin McQuistan We are proud to serve the Hamilton and surrounding communities and encourage you to click here…

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Types of Shoes to Avoid

Everyone has their favourite pair of shoes. That pair that make your feet look great, make you feel great, or feel the most comfortable. However, your feet may not share your enthusiasm! Some shoes that look and even feel great can be causing damage to your foot health. Hammertoes, claw toes, corns, calluses, and bunions…

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How to Manage Sweaty Feet

It’s common to have sweaty feet sometimes, however extreme feet sweating can indicate a condition known as hyperhidrosis. Sweaty feet can additionally lead to different health issues, including foot odor, athlete’s foot, and toenail fungus. According to the International Hyperhidrosis Society, hyperhidrosis impacts 5% of individuals worldwide. In this condition, the sweat glands on the…

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Nail Fungus: Is it Normal?

Nail fungus is an infection that affects the nails on both the hands and feet, and can spread to the surrounding skin causing a more severe fungal infection if left untreated. Toe nail fungus can be irritating, unsightly, itchy, and in some cases painful, but is it normal? At our Hamilton chiropody clinics, we see…

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What Does a “Foot Clinic” Do?

A foot clinic specializes in the care and health of feet and ankles. A foot doctor, professionally known as a chiropodist, treat a wide variety of foot and ankle conditions through both surgical and nonsurgical approaches. You should visit a foot clinic and chiropodist if you’re experiencing any long term or new issues with your…

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