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10% OF OF THE POPULATION EXPERIENCES HEEL PAIN AND IT IS THE NUMBER 1 FOOT PROBLEM IN NORTH AMERICAN.  OVER 2,000,000 IN AMERICA SUFFER FROM HEEL PROBLEMS EVERY YEAR.  PLANTAR FASCIITIS IS THE MOST COMMON CAUSE OF HEEL PAIN.  83% OF PEOPLE WITH HEEL PAIN ARE ACTIVE WORKING ADULTS BETWEEN THE AGES OF 25 AND 65.  THERE IS A 140% INCREASED PROBABILITY OF PLANTAR FASCIITIS DIAGNOSIS IN OVERWEIGHT OR OBESE INDIVIDUALS.  

PLANTAR FASCIITIS OCCURS WHEN MICROSCOPIC MUSCLE TEARS AND INFLAMMATION OCCUR IN THE BAND OF TISSUE ACROSS THE BOTTOM OF THE FOOT.  THIS AFFECTED LIGAMENT, CALLED THE PLANTAR FASCIA, SWELLS AND CAUSES BURNING OR STABBING PAINS IN THE HEEL.  10% OF RUNNING INJURIES ARE DUE TO PLANTAR FASCIITIS.  50% OF PEOPLE WITH PLANTAR FASCIITIS ARE ON THEIR FEET ALL DAY.

OVER 1,000,000 PEOPLE CONSULT A PHYSICIAN FOR PLANTAR FASCIITIS EVERY YEAR AND MOST OF THESE PATIENTS ARE BETWEEN 40 AND 60 YEARS OLD.

TORONTO FOOT CLINIC, ACADEMY FOOT AND ORTHOTIC CLINICS HAS BEEN TREATING PLANTAR FASCIITIS VERY SUCCESSFULLY FOR MANY YEARS.  WE HAVE A COMPLETE ARAY OF PHYSICAL THERAPY EQUIPMENT ON SITE AS WELL AS 5 HIGHLY SKILLED FOOT SPECIALISTS.  IF YOU OR A LOVED ONE REQUIRES HONEST, COMPETENT ADVICE OR FOOT CARE AND CUSTOM ORTHOTIC CLINICS, PLEASE CONTACT US AT 416-465-8737.

 

 

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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