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Mon – Fri: 9:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sat : 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
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CHIROPODISTS

Our team of dedicated licensed chiropodists are committed to providing quality care and services for all your foot and ankle needs. They can diagnose, treat and help manage various foot conditions, from callus removal, to ingrown toenails, to bunions.

Peyman Alishahi

D. Ch.

Chiropodist, D. Ch.

Peyman obtained his medical degree in Iran, where he worked as both a family doctor and anesthesiologist in hospitals and medical clinics for seven years. He then obtained his Advanced Diploma in Chiropody from the Michener Institute in Canada. He brings a special interest and background in podiatric medicine and is passionate about helping people with their foot pain and overall foot health. He uses his medical background and podiatric experience to provide his patients with the best care possible.

Sadat Sharif

MSc, D. Ch.

Chiropodist (D.Ch)

Sadat obtained his MBBS degree in Bangladesh, where he worked in tertiary care hospitals for 6 years. He then obtained his Masters of Science degree in Medicine from Orebro University in Sweden, and Advanced Diploma in Chiropody from the Michener Institute. He brings a special interest and background in podiatric biomechanics, and is passionate about helping people with their foot pain and overall foot health.

Christianne Gregorio

H.B.Sc., D.Ch

Chiropodist (D.Ch)

Christianne Gregorio is a registered Chiropodist in good standing it’s the College of Chiropodists of Ontario. She obtained her Honours Bachelor of Science from the University of Toronto majoring in Human Biology: Health and Disease and Human Physiology. She then completed an Advanced Diploma in Chiropody from the Michener Institute of Applied Sciences. Christianne is passionate about providing quality and comfortable foot care. She also loves collaborating with the Feet First Clinic team to educate our patients on the importance of foot health and the many ways to improve it!

Connie Christou

BSc, D.Ch

Chiropodist (D.Ch)

Connie is a licensed Chiropodist, having graduated in 2020 from the Michener Institute of Applied Sciences. She holds an undergraduate degree in Kinesiology from the University of Toronto and completed externships in private practice and at St. Michaels Hospital.
Connie pursued Chiropody to service her community as an educator and advocate for foot health, with the goal to improve her patients’ quality of life. She is looking forward to meeting you and helping your feet!

Barbara Brehovsky

BSc, MS, D.Ch

Chiropodist (D.Ch)

Barbara graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and a Masters of Science in Biomedical Communications from the University of Toronto. She pursued further education at the Michener Institute, where she earned a Diploma of Chiropody with distinction. Barbara decided to follow a career in Chiropody as a result of her desire to help patients with foot pain and discomfort and to make a difference by providing them with individualistic management and treatment plans. Her nurturing nature and confident approach puts patients at ease. Barbara is registered and in good standing with the College of Chiropodists of Ontario.

Peyman Alishahi

D. Ch.

Chiropodist, D. Ch.

Peyman obtained his medical degree in Iran, where he worked as both a family doctor and anesthesiologist in hospitals and medical clinics for seven years. He then obtained his Advanced Diploma in Chiropody from the Michener Institute in Canada. He brings a special interest and background in podiatric medicine and is passionate about helping people with their foot pain and overall foot health. He uses his medical background and podiatric experience to provide his patients with the best care possible.

Sadat Sharif

MSc, D. Ch.

Chiropodist (D.Ch)

Sadat obtained his MBBS degree in Bangladesh, where he worked in tertiary care hospitals for 6 years. He then obtained his Masters of Science degree in Medicine from Orebro University in Sweden, and Advanced Diploma in Chiropody from the Michener Institute. He brings a special interest and background in podiatric biomechanics, and is passionate about helping people with their foot pain and overall foot health.

Christianne Gregorio

H.B.Sc., D.Ch

Chiropodist (D.Ch)

Christianne Gregorio is a registered Chiropodist in good standing it’s the College of Chiropodists of Ontario. She obtained her Honours Bachelor of Science from the University of Toronto majoring in Human Biology: Health and Disease and Human Physiology. She then completed an Advanced Diploma in Chiropody from the Michener Institute of Applied Sciences. Christianne is passionate about providing quality and comfortable foot care. She also loves collaborating with the Feet First Clinic team to educate our patients on the importance of foot health and the many ways to improve it!

Connie Christou

BSc, D.Ch

Chiropodist (D.Ch)

Connie is a licensed Chiropodist, having graduated in 2020 from the Michener Institute of Applied Sciences. She holds an undergraduate degree in Kinesiology from the University of Toronto and completed externships in private practice and at St. Michaels Hospital.
Connie pursued Chiropody to service her community as an educator and advocate for foot health, with the goal to improve her patients’ quality of life. She is looking forward to meeting you and helping your feet!

Barbara Brehovsky

BSc, MS, D.Ch

Chiropodist (D.Ch)

Barbara graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and a Masters of Science in Biomedical Communications from the University of Toronto. She pursued further education at the Michener Institute, where she earned a Diploma of Chiropody with distinction. Barbara decided to follow a career in Chiropody as a result of her desire to help patients with foot pain and discomfort and to make a difference by providing them with individualistic management and treatment plans. Her nurturing nature and confident approach puts patients at ease. Barbara is registered and in good standing with the College of Chiropodists of Ontario.

Peyman Alishahi

D. Ch.

Chiropodist, D. Ch.

Peyman obtained his medical degree in Iran, where he worked as both a family doctor and anesthesiologist in hospitals and medical clinics for seven years. He then obtained his Advanced Diploma in Chiropody from the Michener Institute in Canada. He brings a special interest and background in podiatric medicine and is passionate about helping people with their foot pain and overall foot health. He uses his medical background and podiatric experience to provide his patients with the best care possible.

Sadat Sharif

MSc, D. Ch.

Chiropodist (D.Ch)

Sadat obtained his MBBS degree in Bangladesh, where he worked in tertiary care hospitals for 6 years. He then obtained his Masters of Science degree in Medicine from Orebro University in Sweden, and Advanced Diploma in Chiropody from the Michener Institute. He brings a special interest and background in podiatric biomechanics, and is passionate about helping people with their foot pain and overall foot health.

Christianne Gregorio

H.B.Sc., D.Ch

Chiropodist (D.Ch)

Christianne Gregorio is a registered Chiropodist in good standing it’s the College of Chiropodists of Ontario. She obtained her Honours Bachelor of Science from the University of Toronto majoring in Human Biology: Health and Disease and Human Physiology. She then completed an Advanced Diploma in Chiropody from the Michener Institute of Applied Sciences. Christianne is passionate about providing quality and comfortable foot care. She also loves collaborating with the Feet First Clinic team to educate our patients on the importance of foot health and the many ways to improve it!

Connie Christou

BSc, D.Ch

Chiropodist (D.Ch)

Connie is a licensed Chiropodist, having graduated in 2020 from the Michener Institute of Applied Sciences. She holds an undergraduate degree in Kinesiology from the University of Toronto and completed externships in private practice and at St. Michaels Hospital.
Connie pursued Chiropody to service her community as an educator and advocate for foot health, with the goal to improve her patients’ quality of life. She is looking forward to meeting you and helping your feet!

Barbara Brehovsky

BSc, MS, D.Ch

Chiropodist (D.Ch)

Barbara graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and a Masters of Science in Biomedical Communications from the University of Toronto. She pursued further education at the Michener Institute, where she earned a Diploma of Chiropody with distinction. Barbara decided to follow a career in Chiropody as a result of her desire to help patients with foot pain and discomfort and to make a difference by providing them with individualistic management and treatment plans. Her nurturing nature and confident approach puts patients at ease. Barbara is registered and in good standing with the College of Chiropodists of Ontario.

A chiropodist is a foot specialist. They are primary healthcare professionals that are licensed and regulated by the College of Chiropodists of Ontario. All our chiropodists specialize in chronic foot disorders that impact the feet and lower limbs. They can diagnose and treat foot deformities and diseases before they get any worse. They can also remove warts, calluses and corns, treat ingrown toenails, make custom orthotics, and perform routine foot care. In addition, chiropodists can prescribe certain medications. 

For more information, visit the College of Chiropodists of Ontario website.

There are two types of regulated foot specialists in Ontario: Podiatrists and Chiropodists.

Chiropodists are primary care practitioners that are licensed with the College of Chiropodists of Ontario. They specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of foot diseases, deformities, and any other foot-related concerns. This includes:

Podiatrists in Ontario are medical doctors who perform boney surgeries such as bunion correction surgery.

As a licensed foot specialist, a chiropodist can address almost anything concerning the feet and lower limbs. They can help treat and manage chronic foot conditions like arthritis and metatarsalgia, prescribe and cast you for custom orthotics, eradicate warts, treat ingrown toenails and perform regular foot care. You can learn more about the extensive array of services provided by our chiropodists on our services page. You can also check out our conditions page to learn about the many foot conditions treated by the chiropodists at our foot clinic.

Request an Appointment

Our simple to use, online booking process makes it easy to book an appointment with a chiropodist for any of our services. No referral needed!

Carolina Charles

Patient Relation Coordinator (She/Her)

If you’ve been to the clinic before, chances are you had the pleasure of meeting Carolina! Carolina’s daily goal is going above and beyond to make sure patients are always completely satisfied. Having worked in the podiatry industry for 22 years, Carolina brings a wealth of knowledge pertaining to client service, insurance policies, and procedures.​ She steers the ship to make sure everything runs smoothly on the daily. Carolina is known for spicing up every outfit with her signature costume jewellery.