BioPed Foot Care in Barrie Ontario
Orthotics, Footwear and Foot Care in Barrie Ontario at Bioped
At BioPed in Barrie, Ontario we work along with Family Physicians to provide a Pedorthic circle of care. Through our evaluation and gait analysis we provide education on your condition as well as though, proper treatment. Through regular collaboration & consultation, our goal is to ensure that all parties are working effectively to improve the condition of each patient. Make an appointment for your free evaluation. It is not necessary that you see your doctor first, however if it is decided that orthosis are required, a visit to your doctor for a prescription will be necessary.
Orthotic Footwear in Barrie, Ontario at BioPed
BioPed is Barrie's Orthotic Footwear Specialist
Common foot related problems that we see at BioPed in Barrie, Ontario include heel pain, plantar fasciitis, knee pain, and pain in the ball of the foot. If you think orthotics, or orthopeadic shoes will benefit you, call us for an appointment. At BioPed we specialize in the manufacture of custom made orthotics, as well as fitting of orthopedic footwear that may accommodate our orthotics. A foot orthosis is a custom made device that offloads pressure and properly aligns the foot and lower limbs.
Don Joy Knee Braces and Ankle Braces Available at BioPed
Knee and Ankle Bracing Now Available at BioPed Barrie
To better serve our patients with a wide range of treatment options, BioPed carries both off the shelf and custom measured knee and ankle braces. A variety of styles are available through our supplier DonJoy. Knee braces are useful after an injury to the knee, to help prevent or slow down the rate of osteoarthritis in the knee. Please call our clinic to book an evaluation appointment or with any questions about lower limb bracing.
Compression Stockings Available at BioPed Barrie
BioPed Carries Jobst Compression Stockings
Compression stockings are used to treat edema (swelling), varicose veins, spider veins and other such circulatory issues. Compression socks come in a wide variety of colours and materials to best suite your needs and they look and feel great on. They are a gradient compression stocking which improves blood flow back to the heart to prevent backflow and swelling in the feet and ankles. People standing or sitting for long periods of time, such as teachers, secretaries, flight attendants, retails workers, are prone to circulatory issues. Call to book a complimentary evaluation to see if compression therapy can help you.
Footlogix Creams for Dry Skin and Cracked Heels
BioPed Carries Footlogix Creams to Treat Your Skin Conditions
If you suffer from dry skin or cracked heels Footlogix products may be for you. Footlogix mousse incorporates a groundbreaking technology called Dermal Integration Technology (DIT) a patented trans-dermal technology that allows active ingredients in Footlogix to penetrate faster and deeper into the skin than any other product. There is a range of products developed specifically to address a variety of skin and nail conditions affecting the foot, from all over dry skin, cracked heels, nail fungus and other problems.
Call or come into BioPed for more information.
Straussberg Sock for Plantar Fasciitis Treatment
Plantar Fasciitis Night Splint
The Straussberg sock is a soft night splint that helps in the treatment of Plantar fasciits heel pain. Plantar fasciitis is a very common syndrome that causes pain,usually in the heel, and the arch of the foot. It is usually caused by overuse of the fascia due to strenuous jobs, hard floors, and increased activity. Pain in the morning is a common symptom due to pulling/tearing of the fascia. If you are experiencing heel pain call our clinic for an appointment to see one of our Certified Pedorthists to assess your needs. Proper footwear, stretching, ice and Custom orthotics are all treatment options.