The term Podiatry (formerly Chiropody) ame into use in the early 20th century in the United States and is now used worldwide with countries such as the United Kingdom and Australia. As a specialty, it is now practiced in many countries.
What is Podiatry?
Podiatry or podiatric medicine is a branch of medicine devoted to the study of diagnosis, medical and surgical treatment of disorders of the foot, ankle, and lower extremity. Podiatrists are uniquely qualified among medical professionals to treat only diseases of the foot and ankle. Whether it’s sports medicine, paediatrics, dermatology or diabetes, today’s podiatrist can tackle the many diverse facets of foot care. Podiatrists can be the first to identify systemic diseases in patients, such as diabetes and vascular disease.
A podiatry service can provide a range of foot care services to improve your mobility, which can include; biomechanical assessments (i.e. studying body movements and the forces acting on the musculoskeletal system, i.e. the analysis of how you walk and run) and the provision of orthotics (i.e. devices applied to a limb to control or enhance movement or to prevent bone movement or deformity); falls and rehabilitation foot care; diabetic foot care and advice; nail surgery; and health education.
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Cure Your Feet is a Podiatry Service providing you with over 25 years experience specialising in Podiatry services and treatments to help treat your foot care problems. Giving you an immense choice of conventional and alternative treatments individually tailored to your foot symptoms.
We are a husband and wife team providing excellent customer service and care.
By having an early diagnosis of your foot condition from us we will be able to take care of your symptoms sooner, which will be beneficial for you. In doing so, you will prevent future problems that may occur to your lower back, hips and knees and sufferers of Diabetes.
The services that we provide at cureyourfeet.com involve the use of Orthotics (foot inserts to align your feet and body), Biomechanics (the analysis of how you walk and run), Acupuncture and Podiatry to name but a few. We also offer natural foot treatments and products to alleviate your pain.
Priya Chavda MSCh BSc
Ramesh Mistry D.Pod.M., HPCt Further details click here