Jake has been a certified pedorthist since 2011. In his evolution as a foot care provider, he forwarded his skills by completing his training as a chiropodist, with distinction, at the Michener Institute; Canada’s only chiropody school. Jake is now one of only a few people who hold both his pedorthist, and chiropodist designations.
Jake appreciates the variability of his job. He enjoys helping patients of all walks of life with any of their foot related needs. Being involved in sport throughout his life, Jake really connects with athletes who are dealing with sports related injuries.
Jake enjoys life with his wife. In his spare time, he plays hockey, golf and badminton.
Ingrown toenails can become inflamed, infected and very painful. Timely and appropriate treatment is important, to avoid them getting worse
Foot orthotics are used to improve the function of the feet; thereby treating conditions such as those that stem from faulty foot mechanics. Foot specialists/chiropodists often use these devices in their treatment plan.
General care involves the assessment and treatment of feet and the maintenance and promotion of healthy feet through ongoing preventative care.