Chiropody/Footcare

Chiropodist are primary health care providers who specialize in the feet. The goal of the family health team chiropodists is to prevent and treat foot ulceration and amputation primarily in the diabetic population. We provide the education and treatment necessary to minimize the risk of ulcers and amputation.

Services Offered:
– Group diabetic foot education
– Diabetic foot assessment
– Routine foot care for patients at high risk of a foot ulcer
– Foot ulcer treatment


Cancellation and No Show Policy

All North Durham Family Health Team chiropody appointments require at least 24-hours notice for cancellation. If you miss two appointments without providing 24-hours notice of cancel, you will not be rebooked and will need to return to your family physician to request a new referral.

This policy is necessary to ensure health care providers’ time is valued and there is timely access for those in need of chiropody services.

If you are unable to attend your appointment, please contact our 24-hour cancellation line or contact reception to reschedule your appointment.

24-hour cancellation line: (905) 985-2895 Ext 6224
North Durham Family Health Team office: (905) 985-2895 Ext 6070