Nov. 5, 2015 | By: The Foot Lab
If your wondering how to find a great pedorthist and Custom Made Footwear Specialist in Edmonton, Alberta this video answers the question: "Why choose The Foot Lab".
If you need a great pedorthist for custom made orthopedic shoes, custom made insoles and foot orthotics, or 'off-the-shelf' shoe modifications, Tom Lemke has been making custom made orthopedic footwear since 1983, a certified orthopedic footwear specialist since 1989, certified pedorthic master craftsman since 1996, and a member of the College of Pedorthics of Canada since its inception in 2002.
The Foot Lab itself has been operating out of Edmonton Alberta since 2003 making custom made footwear for Canadians, mostly in Alberta, but some clients as far away as Nova Scotia. We work with AADL, WCB, NIHB/FNIHB, Medical Insurance Companies, Physicians and Specialists to provide clients with custom orthopedic footwear, insoles and custom made shoes. As well as working with First Nations' clients through Indigenous people's Health Centers, The Foot Lab also supplies the Canadian Military with specialized footwear solutions for soldiers and front line personnel.
If you have Diabetes, Cerebral Palsy, Arthritis, Partial Foot Amputation, Foot Deformity, Foot Problems, Gait Issues, or just foot pain, custom-made shoes or foot orthotics will likely improve your quality of life. For more information or to contact a custom-made footwear specialist for expert advice about how orthopedic shoes can help you today, click here: http://www.footlab.ca/Services.page
A pedorthist is an individual who is trained in the manufacturing, fitting and modification of foot appliances and footwear to assist in:
• Alleviating painful or debilitating conditions of the lower limb;
• Accommodation of foot deformities;
• Re-alignment of anatomical structures;
• Redistribution of external and internal forces;
• Improvement of balance;
• Control of biomechanical function;
• Accommodation of circulatory special requirements; and,
• Enhancement of the actions of limbs compromised as a result of accident, congenital deformity, neural condition, or disease.