Chiropodists as Part of Your Healthcare Team

In addition to general practitioners, there are a variety of doctors and specialists that many people visit on a regular basis. Nutritionists, dermatologists, chiropractors, dentists, physiotherapists can all be involved in your healthcare routine depending on your health concerns and priorities. If you have health concerns or are just very conscious of your overall health…

What to Do About Bunions

With summer well underway, everyone is wearing strappy sandals and open shoes. For people with bunions, sandals and open shoes are often avoided, whether for comfort or to hide the appearance of the foot. Bunions can be large and intrusive, causing people who suffer from them to avoid many types of shoes. Bunions have a…

Foot Health for Athletes

Whether you’re an experienced athlete, or just starting a new exercise routine or hobby this summer, your foot health should be a priority. Our feet are required to handle a lot of pressure from standing, jumping, dodging, and running while we play sports and if they aren’t properly taken care of, it’s very easy to…

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…

Welcome Anabela

Our King Street clinic would like to welcome Anabela Lopes to our skilled team of chiropodists.  Anabela received her Bachelor of Health Sciences from Western University and went on to study Chiropody at The Michener Institute of Education at UHN.  During her last clinical year, Anabela was a guest speaker at the Canadian Federation of Podiatric…

2016 Hamilton Community News Readers’ Choice

Once again, we are proud to announce that we have been nominated in the 2016 Hamilton Community News Readers’ Choice awards.  McQuistan Chiropody has been nominated for “Best Foot Clinic” and Alicia McQuistan has been nominated for “Best Chiropodist.”  Voting begins February 25th and ends March 6th @ noon.  To vote, visit the Hamilton Community…

Orthopedic Shoes

Orthopedic shoes are designed to give you biomechanical advantage when you walk.  They tend to be wider, deeper and more accommodative for conditions such as bunions, hammer toes and flat feet. A supportive, proper fitting shoe should: Be firm at the back of the heel and only bend at the ball of the foot Have…