The Oakville Foot Clinic & Orthotic Centre is dedicated to providing the best possible foot care to people of all ages in a warm and welcoming environment.
Why Choose Us?
We provide a full range of podiatric foot care that ranges from conservative treatments to minor surgical therapies. While no referral is necessary to book an appointment, we will follow up with your family doctor as needed to ensure the most effective treatment is provided.
Remember: Feet are the foundation, when they hurt - the whole body suffers.
We assess and treat a variety of conditions, some of which include:
Itchy, flaking skin
This is just a snippet and feet are as unique as the patients we see! We are just a phone call or email away.
Covered by most extended medical plans. No referral necessary. Email us today.
Meet the Chiropodists
Silvia Araujo, B.Sc(Hons), D.Ch
Silvia Araujo is your friendly neighbourhood chiropodist, ready to tackle any foot pain! After working with veteran chiropodist, Roger D. Newell -an esteemed member of the College and one of the first to practise in Oakville- she is honoured to continue in his footsteps.
Silvia completed her undergraduate studies in Life Sciences at the University of Toronto, where she also completed a thesis project that looked at the effect of certain diets in the Type II Diabetes population at St. Michael's Hospital.
She went on to complete her postgraduate studies in Chiropody where she was placed second overall in her program. Some of her professional interests include: dermatological conditions, wound care, sporting injuries and diabetes care.
In her spare time, Silvia is an active Wolf Cub Leader and a long-time Scouting member. She enjoys hiking, running, listening to The Beatles, and spending time with friends and family. Her weakness? Chocolate and dogs.
Christopher Puddephatt, B.Sc(Hons), D.Ch
We are so pleased to have Chris Puddephatt on our clinical team! He is passionate about patient centred care and strives to puts his patients’ best interests and wellbeing first! He is no stranger to the negative impact that sore feet can have on a person’s life. Growing up, he witnessed his own family members and friends experience serious foot problems of their own.
With this inspiration, Chris pursued a career in Chiropody to combine his love of sport science and medicine with his passion for helping others.
A little background: Chris completed his undergraduate studies in Kinesiology at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario. He then pursued post-graduate studies at the Michener Institute of Education, where he graduated from the Chiropody program with distinction.
Healthcare isn’t the only thing Chris is enthusiastic about. He’s an avid music fan; playing guitar in his spare time. He also enjoys cheering on his favourite sports teams and travelling. On his time off, you might catch him hanging out with friends and family or checking out the newest restaurants around Toronto and Oakville.
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm.
Who is a Chiropodist?
" A Chiropodist is a primary care professional practicing in podiatric medicine that specializes in assessment, management and prevention of diseases and disorders of the foot. An essential member of the inter professional healthcare team, the Chiropodist is skilled in assessing the needs of their patients and of managing both chronic and acute conditions affecting foot and lower limb function."
-The Michener Institute
Get a professional assessment of your condition at the Oakville Foot Clinic & Orthotic Centre. No doctor's referral necessary. Coverage is provided by most extended medical plans. Services may be billed directly to your Insurance company when applicable. A no obligation estimate can be supplied prior to undertaking treatment.
627 Lyons Lane, Suite 205
Oakville, ON L6J 5Z7
\\ Tel: 905-844-0680
Monday: 9-5 pm
Tuesday: 9-5 pm
Wednesday: 9-5 pm
Thursday: 9-7 pm
Alternate Fridays: 9-5 pm
Saturday: Available upon request
How to find us:
From QEW, take Trafalgar Rd. South. Turn right at Cross Ave., then just after third light, turn right onto Lyons Lane.
*Free Parking on Premises*