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

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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 Podiatrist & Foot Clinic

Physicians here at The Foot Institute – Fort McMurray - Thickwood Heights provide services for the surgical and medical treatment of the ankle and foot. Foot Institute Doctors spend about 10 years in higher education, the first 4 years in undergraduate studies to obtain a Bachelors Degree, and the 2nd 4 years in Medical School to attain a Podiatric Medical Degree. Podiatric Medical School is similar to conventional medical school and as a matter of fact several podiatry programs lie within these institutions. After securing a Podiatric Medial Degree, Physicians at the Foot Institute carry out a hospital "internship" or residency for yet another 1 - 3 years.

Upon the fulfillment of the internship or residency, our Podiatric doctors have obtained significant medical education with an emphasis on concerns pertaining to the feet and ankles. They are qualified to manage difficulties extending from typical disorders for example, fungal and ingrown toe nails, to those which are a lot more complex like clubfoot, bunions, or reconstructive surgery of the foot. Our physicians have substantial surgical training which supply them the expertise essential to perform surgical treatment on those problems that are best managed through surgical intervention.

Doctors at the Foot Institute additionally have a thorough knowledge and understanding of biomechanics, which is the study of the forces which the feet and legs experience as we walk, run or perform other tasks. Comprehending biomechanics and gait irregularities permits a Podiatrist to design shoes and orthotics that can offer pain relief and avoid many issues which the feet regularly encounter.

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"Children should be screened for foot problems before Age 7. These problems can often be corrected before they become serious. "

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