Schumacher Has Four Main Areas of Specialization:
Surgery Dr. Schumacher is
Board Certified in Foot Surgery
by the American
Board of Podiatric Surgery (ABPS). Dr. Schumacher holds Diplomate status
with that organization. He is also a Fellow in the American College of
Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS).
2. Biomechanics--We offer
treadmill gait analysis, assessment of foot function, prescription and design of
custom orthotic appliances, custom shoes, sandals, and boot.
Dr. Schumacher is Board Certified by the
Board of Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine (ABPOPPM). He holds Diplomate Status With That Organization.
He is also a Fellow in the American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics and
Dr. Schumacher's heel pain specialty clinic is devoted to heel pain.
We have some of the newest technologies on the market to treat
chronic, recalcitrant, non-responsive heel pain. Visit our
www.heelpain.ca for more information.
4. Extracorporeal Shockwave
Therapy (ESWT) Ours was
the first facility in North American offering the newest-generation,
state-of-the-art, piezoelectric ESWT technology in North America, and we are
still the only facility in western Canada that provides this service for chronic
heel pain, Achilles Tendinitis, slow-healing bone, and connective tissue
inflammation. This machine is the most focused shockwave treatment
available, and it does not require anesthesia. Visit our partner facility,
Shockwave Therapy - BC,