Foot problems often lead to an incorrect load on the joints and muscles and can cause knee, hip and back problems. A podiatrist can also help with orthopaedic, rheumatic and neurological problems that can have a major impact on the foot.
The podologist investigates the cause of these complaints. The treatment can consist of providing individually manufactured podological soles or adapting footwear and/or giving exercises to improve the complaints and/or posture of the foot.
The podologist examines the cause of these complaints.
In rehabilitation centre Medifit Reha there are two podologists of whom one is an orthopaedic shoemaker (with both a physiotherapeutic and a podological training).