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custom orthotics

Crafted for your foot's unique
anatomy to provide support where it's needed

orthopaedic footwear

Sneakers, boots, sandals, and slippers designed by foot care professionals for maximum comfort and stability

diabetic foot care

Prevention and treatment of
circulatory and dermatological diabetic foot complications

compression stockings

Medical grade calf-length, thigh high, and waiste-high stockings in dozens of colours and materials


skin conditions

Treatment of warts, corns, calluses,
ingrown and fungal toenails, blisters, and athlete's foot

musculoskeletal conditions

Treatment of bunions, plantar fasciitis, achilles tendonitis, heel spurs, and flat feet

video gait analysis

Our in-house lab and team of certified technicians offer powerful yet affordable biomechanical testing

shoe stretching

Our in-house Dartfish video gait lab offers powerful yet affordable


good for your feet, great for your sole.

It is no secret that foot care isn't'sexy'... and as a result the majority of people do not take care of this incredibly precious body part!

Feet First Clinic's mission is to increase awareness of foot problems and provide the highest level of comprehsive foot care in Toronto so that every person can put his or her best foot forward. We specialize in the prevention, treatment, and management of acute and chronic disorders that affect foot and lower limb function

 

Meet the Crew.

Feet First Clinic is a family business whose mission is to nurture your sole! No two feet are shaped nor function the same way so we pride ourselves on the highly individualized approach our staff and chiropodists take to care.


CAROLINA CHARLES

Clinic manager

Carolina’s daily goal is going above and beyond to make sure patients are always completely satisfied. Having worked in the podiatry industry for 12 years, Carolina brings a wealth of knowledge pertaining to client service, insurance policies, and procedures.


ANDREW CHARLES

Operations & Sales Manager

When it comes to footwear Andrew is your guy! He brings a fresh outlook on the industry, understanding customers’ desire for both style and comfort. Working with footwear for over 10 years, he has developed a knack for keeping up with the latest shoe technology. His passion and love for footwear is the heart and of our clinic.


BIANCA CHARLES

Owner

Day in and out, Bianca works hard to ensure Feet First Clinic runs smoothly. Customer service is at the top of her list and she treats every customer like family. Bianca has a passion for fitness and is dedicated to helping people take care of their feet and body. There is no problem that she can’t solve and she believes that where there is a will, there’s a way.


Cyrus Florendo

Chiropodist (D.Ch.)

Cyrus graduated from York University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology in 2007. Soon after he attended The Michener Institute and successfully completed the Chiropody program with distinction in 2011. He is currently a fully licensed Chiropodist and registered with the College of Chiropodists of Ontario. Cyrus is very dedicated and eager to use his knowledge and skills to provide the best possible foot care to all his patients.


Thanh Ho

Thanh is a chiropodist from Toronto, ON, earning her undergraduate degree at the University of Toronto in Biological and Biomedical Sciences and further completing an advanced graduate diploma in Chiropody at the Michener Institue of Applied Health Sciences. She has worked in both hospital and private clinical settings, providing foot care for persons of all ages, with diabetes, dermatological, and biomechanical pathologies. Thanh has a caring and detailed approach when treating those challenged with discomfort and disability. Thanh is registered and in good standing with the College of Chiropodists of Ontario.


TITIOLA B. MANNING-ATWELL

CHIROPODIST (D.POD.M.)

Titiola graduated as a Chiropodist in London, England in 1976. Shortly after she worked for the Guy’s Health District, specializing in minor skin surgery and left to reside in Trinidad and Tobago, her homeland. She spent 8 years in Trinidad and set up a Chiropody clinic at the San Fernando general hospital and two outlying clinics one in Point-a-Pierre, the other in La Brea. Her family migrated to Toronto, where she taught in her field at the Michener Institute and Toronto General Hospital for over 25 years, specializing in wound care. Her patient profile is primarily those suffering from diabetes and peripheral vascular diseases although the clinical setting of her practice is comprised of all dimensions of Chiropodial treatment. Her expertise is tremendously varied. She has been caring for patients at the Feet First Clinic for over 4 years on a part- time basis. It has added another dimension of care to her practice and in her own words, “I…. LOVE….IT!!! When hands & minds are blessed, they stay Blessed, Amen!


Janet Yu

Graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree with honours from the University of Toronto. A year later, she chose to pursue further studies in clinical health and was accepted into the graduate advanced program of Chiropody at the Michener Institute. Through studies and clinical internship, Janet has acquired a solid foundation in treating various types of foot aliments.
Janet provides fresh thinking along with an up-to-date and advanced medical analysis into the treatment and long-term prevention of foot and ankle disorders. She believes that patient education; as well as individualized treatment plan is the key to help her patients achieve recovery goals. Janet also has a caring and personal approach when treating those challenged by a wide variety of foot discomfort and disability.


Kait Fowlie

Kait is a Digital Marketing Specialist from Toronto, Ontario. She is passionate about health and wellness and connecting people to the services they need through high-quality online content.


“The human foot is a masterpiece of engineering and a work of art.” – leonardo da vinci

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    over 250 ligaments,
    muscles, and tendons

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    over 120 bones and joints

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    over 250,000 glands and nerves

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    support 1,000,000 LBS of force per day

most common Foot conditions

Our feet are the body’s support system and yet most people do not take care of them: Up to one in three people have foot problems, which when left untreated can lead to serious conditions including arthritis, infection, chronic pain, joint damage, and even amputation. If you suffer from corns, calluses, warts, nail and skin disorders, diabetes, or foot, ankle, knee, or back pain,
visit Feet First Clinic for an assessment.

8 out of 10 people's shoes fit incorrectly

ill-fitting shoes are the leading cause of foot problems

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don’t sell your sole!

The majority of foot problems are the result of ill-fitting footwear, so getting people in proper shoes is a pillar of our practice. We prevent and treat foot problems with a combination of state-of-the-art biomechanical analysis, top of the line orthopaedic sneakers and shoes, and custom orthotics.

To check if you’re wearing proper shoes view our exclusive How To Choose Shoes infographic!

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good for your feet, great for your sole.

 

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We build designs that will build your business.

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