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

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Medicine Hat Alberta Foot Clinic & Podiatrist

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Outside Building
49 - 8 Street NW
Crescent Height Family Medical
Medicine Hat, AB,
T1A 6N9, Canada
Phone: 403-529-1310
Toll Free: 1-877-444-3668
Podiatrists: Dr. Darren Woodruff


Medicine Hat Podiatrist & Foot Clinic

Doctors here at The Foot Institute – Medicine Hat concentrate on the medical and surgical treatment of the foot and ankle. They put in approximately 10 years in education, the first four years in undergrad studies to receive a Bachelors Degree, and the next 4 years in Medical School to obtain a Podiatric Medical Degree. Podiatric Medical School resembles usual medical school and in fact numerous podiatry training programs are located within these schools. After achieving a Podiatric Medial Degree, Doctors at the Foot Institute perform a hospital "internship" or post degree residency for another 1 to 3 years.

At the conclusion of the internship or residency, our Podiatric doctors have acquired encompassing medical instruction with a concentration on difficulties regarding the ankles and feet. Our Doctors are trained to deal with complications stretching from simple ailments like fungal and ingrown toe nails, to those which are far more complicated for example, clubfoot, bunions, or reconstructive surgery of the foot. Our Doctors have considerable surgical instruction which furnish them the prior experience crucial to carry out surgical treatment on those problems that are best remedied through surgical treatment.

Our Doctors additionally have a comprehensive practical knowledge and understanding of biomechanics, which is the study of the forces which the legs and feet submit to as we walk, run or perform other activities. Learning about biomechanics and gait peculiarities allows a Podiatric physician to design shoes and orthotics which can offer pain relief and defend against a large number of issues which the feet usually encounter.

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Did You Know?

"Diabetes is considered by many to be epidemic. One of the leading causes for diabetic hospitalization is foot problems."

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