Blog for Edmonton Foot Doctor | Foot and Ankle Wellness Centre - Part 2
  • Orthotics

    Orthotics, also known as orthoses, refers to any device inserted into a shoe, ranging from felt pads to custom-made shoe inserts that correct an abnormal or irregular, walking pattern. Sometimes called arch supports, orthotics allow people to stand, walk, and run more efficiently and comfortably. While over-the-counter orthotic are available and may help people with … Continued

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  • Managing Pain in the Arch Of The Foot

    There are a myriad of conditions that can affect the health of your foot. Ill-fitting shoes, blisters, corns, calluses, and tough footwear are just a number of the reasons why you might be suffering from pain in the arch of foot . Learn how you can manage the pain at home – however, if the … Continued

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    Debunking Podiatry-Related Myths About Barefoot Running

    ”Minimalist Style” or barefoot running is an increasingly popular trend among active adults today. Along with its growing popularity comes a surging debate: Does minimalist running cause or prevent injuries for running enthusiasts? Podiatry experts around the world have weighed in on this topic, and an overwhelming majority of them have encountered a series of … Continued

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    Cortisone Injections for Heel Pain

    Are you considering cortisone injections as a heel pain treatment option? If so, you may have some questions or concerns about this common procedure. Take a few minutes to watch the video below where our Edmonton podiatrist explains the risks and rewards of cortisone injections for heel pain:

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  • A Look At 4 Modern Day Bunion Treatments

    Bunions are one of the many things that can go wrong with our feet. They are most often caused by a handful of things. Among them are arthritis and wearing ill-fitting shoes. The good news is that our Edmonton podiatrists offer patients access to bunion treatments that may provide relief. With that said, here is a … Continued

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