Whitby Family Footcare Clinic

107-420 Green St. • Whitby, Ontario • L1N 8R1 905.668.8233

Common Foot Problems

Chiropodists treat a wide variety of foot problems as well as lower leg problems affected by the foot. Many of the foot problems are caused by a mechanical dysfunction of the foot an lower leg.  A number of foot and lower leg problems are complications of a systemic disease such as diabetes.

What is your foot problem?

Complaint Cause
I have thick painful skin on the bottom of my feet Corn or callus
I have an area of  skin that looks like a califlower Plantar  wart
I have redness and burning between my toes Athletes foot
I don’t wear sandals because of my thick yellow nails Fungal nail
I have pain in my nail groove when I wear shoes Ingrown nail
My heels hurt when get up in the morning Plantar fasciitis
I have painful arches when I walk Flat feet
My big toe joint hurts Bunion
My toes don’t look straight Hammer toes
I have numbness or burning in the ball of the foot Neuroma
Are flat feet the cause of my leg pain after I run? Shin splints
Are flat feet the cause of my knee cap pain after activity? Patello femoral syndrome