A Canadian Certified Pedorthist C. Ped (C) is trained in the assessment of lower limb anatomy and biomechanics. A C. Ped (C) specializes in the modification, function and fabrication of custom made orthotics, as well as custom shoe fitting and modifications.

Your STAND YOUR GROUND Canadian Certified Pedorthist may offer a wide range of services including:

  • Thorough history of the foot and lower leg concerns
  • Biomechanical assessment
  • Gait analysis (evaluation of walking pattern)
  • Casting, fabricating and fitting of the custom made foot orthotics
  • Education and professional off-the-shelf orthopaedic footwear fitting for a ‘best fit’
  • Footwear modifications recommended and provided if further needed to accommodate foot disorders or dysfunction
  • Casting and fitting of custom made footwear for the more extreme footwear needs
  • Off-the shelf orthotic fitting
  • Help with weight and pressure redistribution of the foot to off-load sensitive areas
  • Help with proper alignment of the foot and lower limbs
  • Help with alleviation of pain, tenderness, swelling in the feet and lower limbs
  • Help with balance improvement in stance and gait
  • Recommendations of exercises for strengthening or stretching of foot or lower limb areas
  • Help with lower limb bracing, compression and foot finding needs

 

Pedorthic Association of Canada

The College of Pedorthics of Canada