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Healthia launches $26.8 million IPO to fund podiatry and physiotherapy acquisitions

The company, which already owns and operates podiatry clinics and an orthotics laboratory, has opened a $26.8 million initial public offer (IPO) to list on the ASX. Healthia intends to use the IPO proceeds to fund the acquisition of additional podiatry ...

Source: Proactiveinvestors UK
Published: 09 Aug 2018

6 Sneaky Ways to Make Your Shoes More Comfortable, According to Podiatrists

If you really want to take your comfort and health to the next level, opt for custom orthotics, specialized devices that are fabricated by your podiatrist. “They are custom-fitted to your feet based on molds that are taken in the office. These help place ...

Source: Travel + Leisure
Published: 12 Aug 2018

Glen Richards-Backed Healthia Limited to List on the ASX$26.8m Initial Public Offer Opens

Healthia, which is the holding company that owns and operates 56 My FootDr podiatry clinics, orthotics laboratory iOrthotics and 50 per cent of allied health supplies business D.B.S. Medical intends to use the IPO proceeds to fund the acquisition of ...

Source: Insurancenewsnet.com
Published: 09 Aug 2018

MCHC Health Centers welcomes podiatrist Dr. Aderonke Ojo

A podiatrist is a foot and ankle doctor who helps patients ... With children who have flat feet, for example, we do custom-made orthotics to realign the joints and make the body function better,” she said. Once the body is properly aligned, the pain ...

Source: Ukiah Daily Journal
Published: 10 Aug 2018

Brighton MI podiatrist Tom Biernacki invited to lecture in a his - wistv.com - Columbia, South Carolina

Brighton MI Podiatrist Tom Biernacki invited to lecture about current ... that that treats mostly skin conditions such as ingrown toenails and dispensing orthotics, to now being recognized as the best option for comprehensive foot and ankle care."

Source: WIS
Published: 09 Jul 2018

No mean feet: Talking foot problems with podiatrist Peter Lumb

Been meaning to see a podiatrist but been swept off your feet? Podiatrist Peter Lumb joins ABC Nightlife to answer your questions about the lifespan of orthotics, how to avoid and deal with plantar fasciitis, what to do if your toes tingle and much more.

Source: Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Published: 28 May 2018

What are orthotics?

Custom orthotics are usually made by a podiatrist and are designed specifically for that ... Kingston (978-8392), and Savanna-la-Mar (955-3154). She is a member of the Health and Care Professions Council in the United Kingdom.

Source: The Jamaica Observer
Published: 17 Dec 2017

Advanced Foot Care talks custom orthotics

"Custom orthotics can only be manufactured in an orthotic lab using casts and/or scanned images of your feet, sent to the lab with specific manufacturing instructions from your podiatrist." He added that there are some companies that ...

Source: Chattanooga Times Free Press
Published: 05 Feb 2018

New England Podiatry Brings Comprehensive Care to Greater Boston Area

All conditions of the foot and ankle are treated at New England Podiatry. Office-based x-rays available for patient convenience. State-of-the-art technology is available in our offices—laser, shock wave, 3D orthotic scanning, etc. Convenient locations.

Source: USA Patch
Published: 19 Dec 2016

SOLS CEO Kegan Schouwenburg on the ups and downs of running a 3D printed orthotics startup

And we use that to generate an STL file. The other version of this world involves you finding a podiatrist, going to see them, and then probably waiting three to four weeks to get a pair of custom orthotics. We’re doing all of that in about a week.”

Source: TechCrunch
Published: 06 Jun 2016

All Orthotics Aren’t Created Equal

In fact, 58 percent of Americans have said they have had heel pain due to ill-fitting shoes, according to the American Podiatric Medical Association. If you’re looking for relief, both store-bought shoe inserts and orthotics fit inside your shoes — and ...

Source: The Morning Call
Published: 12 Nov 2016

Putting Your Best Foot Forward For Your Workout

He also says that there should be a sufficient level of support to avoid injury, and that orthotics could be purchased over the counter or from a podiatrist.

Source: 9&10 News
Published: 15 Aug 2018

Ankle & Foot Center of Georgia’s tips to maintain happy feet in the Cold weather

Use orthotics (support devices that go inside the shoes ... Early detection and treatment by a podiatrist may limit complications. Vascular disease is very commonly seen in diabetic feet. That’s why regular foot exams by a Podiatrist my help prevent ...

Source: North Fulton
Published: 14 Aug 2018

Podiatrist helps people put best foot forward with orthotics

One-fourth of all people have flat feet, and Spearfish podiatrist Dr. Lorri Riley has invented a product she says can provide them with prescription-quality orthotic support at the price of an over-the-counter product. Riley and her product won second ...

Source: Rapid City Journal
Published: 22 Apr 2012

How to banish *all* the foot problems—here’s your guide to best advice from MDs

“If it is painful, initially we recommend the use of wider shoes, and orthotics can alleviate some pain by supporting ... should only be attempted after consulting a podiatrist. A third utilizes an acid-based agent—generally a urea-based salve or ...

Source: Well+Good
Published: 03 Aug 2018

Not just for grandma anymore, Sols aims to make orthotics cool

Also, the company has launched an ad campaign that emphasizes the excitement of orthotics rather than the AARP generation's genuine medical need for a podiatric pain relief. "Improve your posture, align your balance, and live your life," the campaign ...

Source: New York Daily News
Published: 08 May 2015

Simplicity and Serenity

So we got a referral to a podiatrist, who gave her a temporary orthotic and shoe lift, and BAM. Problem solved. When we walked out of the podiatrists office, the podiatrist and I stayed back to watch Mom walk to the front desk, and I said, “I’ve never ...

Source: Patheos
Published: 03 Aug 2018

USO Tribute Cincinnati honors military caregivers

Anderson, prosthetist certified by the American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics and Pedorthics ... to represent Ohio’s Second Congressional District. A doctor of podiatric medicine, he is a USO Tribute former honoree.

Source: The Cincinnati Enquirer
Published: 13 Aug 2018

Treatment for kids’ flat feet includes orthotics, physical therapy

A podiatrist might suggest a custom-made orthotics device be placed in the child’s shoes, depending on whether the child is experiencing symptoms such as pain or the beginning of other foot deformities. Or he may just watch the child periodically or ...

Source: Newsday
Published: 05 Apr 2016

Are over-the-counter orthotics a good idea?

a podiatrist and director of scientific affairs for the American Podiatric Medical Association. Some insurance coverage will cover orthotics, but it will typically only reimburse you for the custom orthotics, not the over-the-counter ones, Christina said.

Source: Chicago Tribune
Published: 30 Mar 2011

Have Plantar Fasciitis ? These Are The Products That Will Ease Your Pain

Recent studies show over-the-counter foot orthotics are as effective as custom-molded ones ... Here’s another heel support option that comes with a Seal of Acceptance from the American Podiatric Medical Association, meaning it’s been officially ...

Source: Prevention
Published: 30 Jul 2018

Bangor Podiatry gets foot in the door in West End

Our doctors are trained to address a wide assortment of podiatric care," said Perkins, who said her office treats foot problems involving diabetes, bunions, hammertoes, heel spurs, plantar fascitis, toenail fungus, orthotics, neuromas, warts, nail trimming ...

Source: Pocono Record
Published: 17 Nov 2013

ProHealth Care welcomes new doctors

ProHealth Medical Group also announced the addition of board-certified podiatrist Nathan Sockrider ... tendon pain and injuries, ankle arthroscopy, orthotics and bracing, sports injuries, and arthritis and arthritic conditions of the foot and ankle.

Source: GMTODAY
Published: 07 Aug 2018

Pass Elle Macpherson the sneakers, her heel days are over

You’ll need orthotics.” $500 and a custom-made pair of insoles later ... and enthusiastic dancefloor disco to all hours — with not a podiatrist or Instagram-shaming post in sight.

Source: The Daily Telegraph
Published: 26 Jul 2018

Custom Orthotics Can Make a Difference

Only a prescription orthotic can accommodate your own foot structure. Dr. Charles F. Birk, DPM, FACFAS, can provide you with custom orthotics to treat foot problems such as: Plantar fasciitis, bursitis, tendonitis, diabetic foot ulcers, foot, ankle and ...

Source: Cape May County Herald Newspapers
Published: 31 Aug 2015

Vietnamese refugee opens Jacksonville podiatry practice

For the past seven years, Forest Hill resident Linh Nguyen, has been a practicing podiatrist. For the past three months, she has been growing her new practice, Family Foot and Ankle Care, in Jacksonville ... and fitted her with orthotics.

Source: The Baltimore Sun
Published: 14 Jun 2011

Are "Custom" Orthotic Machines in Your Local Pharmacy Better Than Seeing Your Podiatrist?

... examination by your podiatrist enables the fabrication of the proper type of orthosis for your specific problem. It is essential that the orthotic device be properly measured and fabricated from off-weight bearing casts of the patient's feet."

Source: USA Patch
Published: 01 Mar 2012

NH board orders Peterborough podiatrist's license remain suspended

A state board has ordered that the license of a Peterborough-area podiatrist remain under suspension until ... Injectable medications were stored in a room with an orthotic grinder, which “creates significant airborne dust,” according to the order.

Source: The Keene Sentinel
Published: 26 Nov 2014

Win fantastic prizes courtesy of Worcester City Run

A biomechanical and podiatry analysis with a clinic in Worcester, after the run. If the prize-winner could benefit from orthotics, the clinic will supply PODFO 3D printed insoles, with personal fittings. To be in with a chance of winning, answer the ...

Source: Worcester News
Published: 13 Aug 2018

The Best Shoes for Plantar Fasciitis, According to Podiatrists

Charisse Dunn, DPM, a podiatrist and owner of PGA Foot & Ankle ... giving maximum comfort. The firm yet flexible orthotic insole is removable and the shoe has a deep heel cup for stability. The Double Gore comes in three different versatile colors so ...

Source: Prevention
Published: 31 Jul 2018