If you’re experiencing any sort of chronic physical discomfort of your feet, hips or back, you may run the risk of limiting your daily function. As the foundation of the body, your feet support your weight and give you the ability to move and get around. If the feet don’t work well, the repetitive stress of walking thousands of steps per day is going to cause a problem in your feet, legs, hips or back. Proper foot function is imparative to all of your daily movements. At Health Quest, we first re-establish appropriate foot function before creating custom fit Orthotics to provide proper biomechanical function of your whole lower body. Like a wheel alignment helps preserve your tires.
When it comes to assessing and treating your ailments, Health Quest is your go-to source for examinations and advice. We will provide you with the proper support for your specific condition. We’ll ensure your Orthotic is properly contoured to correct your body’s alignment.
If we can’t fix the foot at the source, we’ll devise the correct Orthotic solution. We provide:
There should be a functional assessment of the feet and appropriate treatment of dysfunction prior to the casting of custom fit Orthotics. Foot care and education are imperative to obtaining and stabilizing proper foot biomechanics when an Orthotic is to be made. Footwear recommendations are also provided for further knowledge and product satisfaction.
From your feet to the top of your head, Health Quest in Kamloops takes a comprehensive view of your health. What kind of dietary changes could help you decrease your symptoms or increase your vitality? Perhaps you have diabetes, or some GI tract issues? Our Holistic Nutritionist or Naturopath can provide information and advise to help you get started. Give us a call to arrange a visit, or if you have any questions about the scope of our services.