Health Care

Foot Care

The importance of proper foot care

Your loved one's feet can give an early warning about serious health problems such as diabetes, nerve damage, poor blood circulation and arthritis.

People can develop serious foot problems as they age, which puts their health, independence and well-being at risk. Our foot care nurses are specially trained in the provision of elderly foot care, diabetic foot care, and will provide treatment, information and support that assist in the promotion of healthy feet and healthy living.

Are foot care services right for your loved one?

If your loved one has been diagnosed with an ailment that may affect the health of their feet (i.e. diabetes), our team of specially trained foot care and senior foot care nurses can provide the care required to maintain happy and healthy feet.

Our foot care services include:

  • Personalized assessment of feet and nails
  • Toenail trimming and filing
  • Cream application and foot massages to enhance circulation
  • Assessment and treatment of corns and calluses
  • Advice on how to prevent and care for corns, calluses, toenails and feet conditions
  • Diabetic foot care
  • Referrals to appropriate resources if required

Our foot care programs are designed to provide patients with the techniques, knowledge and information required to take responsibility for the health and well-being of their feet.

Let us take care of your loved one's feet.

Join us at one of our community foot care clinics

We host foot care clinics with partner facilities across the GTA. For details on clinics in your loved one's community click here.

To learn more about our foot care clinics or to set one up in your loved one's community, call 1-800-690-5474

Book a foot care visit in the comfort of your loved one's own residence

Our foot care services are ideal for seniors and individuals who have challenges with mobility and prefer to receive foot care services in the comfort of their own home. Our foot care nurses can also visit patients in retirement homes or long-term care facilities.

Call 1-800-690-5474 to book a private foot care service in your loved one's place of residence today!

Testimonials

Janice helped my mom with her diabetes care when I couldn’t be there. We are so grateful for the wonderful care she received.

Linda, London, Ontario (Health Care)

The nurse has always been helpful and sensitive to my needs at the foot care clinic, and I learned a lot of new information about how to keep my feet healthy!

Jake, Toronto

My elderly father is a diabetic and we find Spectrum Health Care's foot care services very helpful.

Elaine, Toronto, Ontario (Health Care)