For the assessment and management of the Diabetic Foot
The screening consists of a series of tests and questions by a Chiropodist or Canadian Certified Pedorthist.
Diabetic Foot Screening assesses the following diabetic foot risk factors:
- Loss of sensation/ Neuropathy
- Foot movement and muscle strength
- Vascular deficiencies
- Skin and nail conditions
- Bone deformity
- Appropriate footwear and Insoles/Orthotics
Elio’s Diabetic Foot Screening Sessions will be thoroughly done by Elio’s in-house Chiropodist or one of Elio’s Canadian Certified Pedorthists. The screening appointment can take approximately 15 to 30 minutes at Elio’s Foot Comfort Centre in Thorold.