A service that arranges for a person, trained in basic or advanced foot care, to care for the feet of an individual who is unable to do so himself/herself. Service may include trimming toenails, monitoring the condition of feet, bathing and massaging feet. May include the service of a chiropodist or podiatrist. Fees may apply.
Individuals with dementia, caregivers. Open to public.
Open catchment area.
Jewish, Principles of Judiasm guide daily operations while service is provided to clients of all backgrounds.
Chiropody $30/visit . Foot & Wound Clinic covered by OHIP
Two full-time chiropodists on site provide treatment for nails, calluses and diabetic/pressure ulcers. Customer made Rx orthotics available for patients and family members at an extra cost. Clients will be referred for further investigation as necessary i.e. foot/wound and skin integrity clinics.
A Foot and Wound Clinic is also available twice monthly for investigation, diagnosis, treatment and monitoring of pressure/diabetic ulcers, gangrene, leg/foot pain and other conditions that may require surgical intervention. Clients will be referred for further investigation as necessary to vascular surgery, Orthopaedics Clinic, Orthotics Clinic or Home Care.
Required: Complete signed medical referral required for Foot & Wound Clinic