What is Chiropody?
Our feet are a part of our body that is widely used yet can often become neglected when it comes to taking care of them. When not looked after properly, feet can become subject to disorders and ailments making walking and movement of the foot painful.
A Chiropodist can provide helpful and informative advice on all aspects of foot care. If you are suffering from any problem regarding your feet then visiting a Chiropodist can be the quickest and easiest solution and a doctors referral is not always required and there are lots of chiropodists operating that can be seen to treat your foot problems whenever you wish, and for reoccurring problems regular appointments can be arranged. Chiropodists can cater to all ages although there is specialist Paediatric Chiropodists available to work on the feet of children.
Diabetes sufferers may be required to visit Chiropodists on regular occasions due to diabetes affecting nails, skin quality, blood circulation and joint movement. The feet of a diabetic are more vulnerable to infections than that as a non-sufferer making chiropody essential.
What treatments Chiropodists provide:
- Corns and Callouses
- Plantar warts (verrucae)
- Athletes Foot
- Sweaty feet and foot odours
- Dry and cracked heels
Problems such as ingrown toenails can be prevented by chiropodists by having the nail cut correctly, any strapping or padding that may be required after treatment can also be provided with the treatment.
How many sessions are required?
Regular treatments for Diabetes sufferers
1 hour session
1 hour session (long-standing clients)
1 hour Healing foot massage
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