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The Differences Between Foot Care Specialists

One of the most common questions we receive from new patients is “What is a Pedorthist?” This question is usually followed by another – “Would that not be the same thing as a Podiatrist or a Chiropodist?” While there is some overlap in the services these various foot care specialists offer, Pedorthists, Podiatrists and Chiropodists are quite distinct. Podiatry & Chiropody A Podiatrist is qualified to perform foot assessment, as well as skin and nail care procedures on the subcutaneous tissues of the foot. They are also able to perform surgical procedures involving bone. Chiropody is a branch of Podiatry. A Chiropodist is qualified...

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Head and Shoulders, Knees and Toes…

... do you remember that song? After an assessment with a patient and my explanation of his presentation (left hip and IT band pain with running that prevented him from continuing to run; coupled with a past history of left ankle sprains and a right shoulder injury) and he asked me if I remembered that song. Read More

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Best Long Distance Walking Shoes 2019

"Best Long Distance Walking Shoes 2020,” Outside Buzz (blog), January 31, 2020, accessed 2019, Walking is one of the most refreshing activities in human life. Many of us walk for recreational purposes, Body exercise and others walk to a certain destination for reasons better known to them. It all doesn’t matter what kind of walking you are doing, the fact is that you need to have good walking shoes. Read More

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Common Types of Arthritis

There are more than 100 different forms of arthritis and related diseases. The most common types include osteoarthritis (OA), rheumatoid arthritis (RA), psoriatic arthritis (PsA), fibromyalgia and gout. All of them cause pain in different ways. Read More

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