May is Foot Health Month!

May in Canada is Foot Health Month. The Ontario Society of Chiropodists invests in this month to increase public education and awareness about foot health and the chiropody industry. With spring here and summer on its way, it’s the perfect month for us to take time to focus on our foot health and address any…

Common Foot Problems in Children

Identifying and treating foot common foot problems in children is not always straightforward. Children can experience a variety of conditions as they grow and mature, caused by growth spurts, learning to walk, or other superficial factors. There are a variety of common foot problems in children seen by chiropodists regularly. How do you know if…

Winter Woes: Treatment for Sweaty Feet

Sweaty feet, or plantar hyperhidrosis, is a condition that affects millions of people. In this condition, patients experience excessive feet sweating from a variety of reasons. Plantar hyperhidrosis refers to excessive sweating on the bottom of the feet, although hyperhidrosis has other manifestations on other body parts as well. During the winter, while we’re constantly…

Regular Foot Care

At McQuistan Chiropody we are happy to assist those who have difficulties taking care of their feet on a regular basis.  Often people have difficulties with cutting thick nails or nails that tend to grown in.  People also can benefit from having corns and calluses reduced in a safe, sterile environment by professionals who are…