At Foundation Chiropody, foot specialists in Mississauga, we improve your foot health by providing thorough assessments and developing comprehensive patient-centred treatment plans using evidence-based medical practices. Our family foot clinic believes in inter-professional, collaborative care, which means that we work with your family doctor, other physicians, chiropractor, physiotherapist, diabetes educator, and other health professionals to serve your unique personal health needs.
From Children to Seniors, We Help Patients of All Ages
Our Mississauga family foot specialists are pleased to work with patients of all ages. We stress the importance of open communication to ensure you fully understand your condition and treatment plan. Whether you need diabetic foot care or treatment for a sports injury, we are here to help.
Johnny (Shun-Hsiang) Hu, Hons BSc., D.Ch. Chiropodist, Foot Specialist
Johnny Hu is a registered chiropodist in the province of Ontario. He graduated from the Chiropody program at the Michener Institute in Toronto and holds a D.Ch. designation. Johnny also holds a double major degree in Biological Neuroscience and Physiology from the University of Toronto. His clinical experience includes the Michener Chiropody Clinic, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Newmarket Foot Centre, Rexdale Community Health Centre, and works in collaboration at multidisciplinary clinics in GTA with other professionals, including physiotherapists and chiropractors. Johnny is an active member of the Ontario Society of Chiropodists and the Canadian Federation of Podiatric Medicine (CFPM).
Gary J. Boardman, M.B.A., D.Pod.M., Chiropodist, Foot Specialist
Gary is a registered chiropodist in the province of Ontario. He graduated from the Podiatric Medicine Program at the Michener Institute in Toronto and holds a D.Pod.M. designation. In addition, Gary has earned 2 degrees from the University of Toronto, including a Master’s degree in Business Administration. His clinical experience includes the Sherbourne Clinic, Toronto Rehabilitation Hospital, St. John’s Rehabilitation Hospital, Toronto General Hospital, LAMP Community Health Centre, Urban Core Community Health Centre, Women’s College Hospital, Erin Mills Podiatry, Feet-in-Motion, Bramalea Community Health Centre and Four Corners Health Centre. Gary is a member of the Ontario Society of Chiropodists and the Canadian Federation of Podiatric Medicine.
Department of Veteran’s Affairs
The Department of Veteran’s Affairs (DVA) Canada provides coverage for a range of services and devices for veterans. As a provider for DVA, Foundation Chiropody can apply for and arrange direct funding for eligible clients.
Ontario Ministry of Community and Social Services
In some cases, the Ontario Disability and Support Program or Ontario Works may help provide funding for certain prescribed devices. Our staff can help eligible clients apply and arrange for direct funding.
Non-Insured Health Benefit Program
The NIHB program provides overage for a range of services and orthotic devices for First Nations and Inuit people. As providers for NIHB, we will apply for and arrange direct funding for eligible clients.
Private or Group Insurance
Foundation Chiropody is a preferred provider of many third party insurance companies, including some Green Shield plans. As each insurance policy is different, it is important to understand your coverage. We can assist you with clarification of terminology and funding issues with the insurance companies. In some cases, we can directly invoice your insurance company.
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