The Foot Institute – Fort McMurray
An Association of Doctors Specializing in the Medical and Surgical Treatment of the Foot and Ankle *

TOLL FREE: 1-877-444-3668
Edmonton: 780-444-3668
Calgary: 403-242-3668


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Fort McMurray Alberta Foot Clinic & Podiatrist

Contact Us Podiatrist & Foot Clinic Fort McMurray - Thickwood Heights

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Thickwood Heights Clinic
108 Wolverine Drive
Fort McMurray, AB,
T9H 4V7, Canada
Phone: 780-790-9790
Toll Free: 1-877-444-3668
Podiatrists: Joshua Leavitt


Fort McMurray - Thickwood Heights Podiatrist & Foot Clinic

Dr.’s at The Foot Institute – Fort McMurray - Thickwood Heights specialise in the medical and surgical treatment of the foot and ankle. Our podiatrists devote approximately 10 years in higher education, the first four years in undergraduate studies to achieve a Bachelors Degree, and the second 4 years in Medical School to attain a Podiatric Medical Degree. Podiatric Medical School corresponds to conventional medical school and actually numerous podiatry training programs lie inside these schools. After receiving a Podiatric Medial Degree, Podiatrists at the Foot Institute complete a hospital "internship" or residency for another one to three years.

At the finalization of the internship or residency, our Podiatric physicians have received considerable medical education with a focus on issues pertaining to the feet and ankles. They are taught to handle conditions ranging from conventional afflictions for instance fungal and ingrown toenails, to those which are even more challenging including clubfoot, bunions, or reconstructive surgery of the foot. Doctors at the Foot Institute have thorough surgical education which supply them the expertise necessary to execute surgical treatment on those problems that are ideally handled through surgical intervention.

Our Doctors additionally have a thorough expertise and understanding of biomechanics, which is the study of the forces which the legs and feet undergo as we walk, run or perform other activities. Comprehending biomechanics and gait peculiarities permits a Podiatric physician to create footwear and orthotics which can bestow pain relief and help prevent countless complications which the feet generally encounter.

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"Just as you visit your dentist and optometrist for regular check-ups. We recommend a visit to your podiatrist to prevent or treat foot and related problems."

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