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  • PLANTAR FASCIITIS DISCUSSED BY TORONTO FOOT SPECIALIST AND TORONTO CHIROPODIST

THE MOST COMMON CAUSE OF HEEL PAIN IS PLANTAR FASCIITIS.  THE CAUSES OF PLANTAR FASCIITIS ARE VARIED BUT OCCUR MORE FREQUENTLY IN RUNNERS AND ATHLETES, PEOPLE THAT SPEND A LARGE PART OF THEIR DAY STANDING ON HARD SURFACES SUCH AS CONCRETE AND PEOPLE WHO ARE OVERWIEGHT OR DURING PREGNANCY.  HEEL PAIN IS ESTIMATED TO COMPRISE 10% OF ALL ATHLETIC INJURIES.

IT IS IMPORTANT TO TREAT PLANTAR FASCIITIS ASAP BY A TRAINED FOOT SPECIALIST SUCH AS A CHIROPODIST OR PODIATRIST OR THE CONDITION CAN BECOME CHRONIC.  IT WILL CAUSE YOU TO NOT BE ABLE TO KEEP UP WITH YOU NORMAL LEVEL OF ACTIVITY AND CAN RESULT IN SYMPTOMS IN YOUR ANKLE, KNEE, HIP AND SPINE DUE THE CHANGE IN YOUR GAIT.

AT ACADEMY FOOT AND ORTHOTIC CLINICS WE HAVE THE LATEST EQUIPMENT AND TECHNOLGY TO TREAT PLANTAR FASCIITIS, INCLUDING SHOCKWAVE THERAPY, ULTRASOUND, LASER, INTERFERENTIAL CURRENT, ACTIVE RELEASE THERAPY.  ALL OF OUR PATIENTS ARE INSTRUCTED IN PROPER HOME CARE WHICH INCLUDES ICE, STRETCHING, EXERCISES, REST.  WE ALSO RECOMMEND CUSTOM ORTHOTICS AS USUALLY THE REASON THEY AQUIRED THE CONDITION IN THE FIRST PLACE IS USUALLY DUE TO A POSTURAL DEFICIT KNOWN AS OVERPRONATION.  IF YOU OR A LOVED ONE IS SUFFERING FROM PLANTAR FASCIITIS OR ANY OTHER TYPE OF FOOT CONDITION, PLEASE DO NOT HESITATE TO CONTACT OUR FOOT CLINIC AT 416-465-8737 TO GET YOU ON THE ROAD TO HEALTH ASAP.

BROUGHT TO YOU BY DR. HARDY AND MARZ HARDY, D.Ch., B.Sc., PODIATRIC MEDICINE, TORONTO FOOT SPECIALIST AND TORONTO CHIROPODIST AND THE TEAM FROM ACADEMY FOOT AND ORTHOTIC CLINICS.

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416-465-8737

Toronto, ON Chiropodist
Academy Foot and Orthotic

752 BROADVIEW AVENUE
Toronto, ON M4K 2P1 

Across from the Broadview Subway
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CHIROPODIST / FOOT SPECIALIST,  B.Sc. PODIATRIC MEDICINE / ACADEMY FOOT & ORTHOTIC CLINICS, 752 Broadview Ave , Toronto ON, M4K 2P1 416-465-8737