Welcome to Lifepath Foot Specialist & Medical Foot Care

Offering High Quality Custom Foot Orthotics

At Lifepath Wellness Foot Specialist and Medical Foot Care, we are pleased to offer the services of both our Board Certified Pedorthist (Foot and Ankle Specialist) and our Registered Nurse. Both offer advanced medical foot care to patients of all ages and activity levels. We use state of the art technology and premier products in the foot industry and sterile tools during our treatment sessions following the standards set out by Alberta Health and Wellness for Infection Prevention and Control.  We take every precaution to protect your health and safety.  We understand that you deserve nothing less than the best foot care possible.

New Patients Welcome Without Referrals

At Lifepath Wellness Foot Specialist and Medical Foot Care, you will start with a complimentary one-hour comprehensive foot examination with our Certified Pedorthist.  You will receive focused and unhurried attention from our Medical Foot Care team at every encounter.  A strong focus will be placed on prevention and early detection.  We will take the time to listen to you and answer your questions and concerns thoroughly.  Together, we will prepare a treatment plan that is ideal and realistic for you to achieve optimal gait and foot health.  Our Medical Foot Care team members consistently engage in continuing education so that the highest level of foot care can be provided.


As part of the entire Lifepath Wellness family, our Foot Specialist and Medical Foot Care team can also coordinate with our other health providers to help you get the care you need so you can lessen your pain and improve the overall quality of your life!

Our Registered Nurse Foot Specialist and Certified Pedorthist specialize in a wide variety of areas related to foot ailments and conditions.  For those seeking treatment with our Certified Pedorthist, she offers a free initial consultationDue to the nature of services provided by our Registered Nurse Foot Specialist, we cannot offer a free consultation for her services at this time. 

Our Foot Specialist & Medical Foot Care Team Can Help With the Following:

Do you suffer from any of these common foot ailments or conditions?

  • Foot and Ankle Pain
  • Diagnosis of Lower Limb Disorders
  • Tendon Strains
  • Ligament Strains
  • Muscular Strains
  • Fractures and Joint Pathologies
  • Diabetes Assessments
  • Bio-mechanical Assessments
  • Gait Analysis
  • Custom-made Orthotics
  • Custom Insoles
  • Arch Support
  • Back Pain
  • Knee Pain
  • Tired Feet
  • Ankle Sprains
  • Tired Legs
  • Sprained Ankles
  • Dry/cracked Heels
  • Diabetic Foot Conditions
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Achilles Tendonitis
  • Bunions
  • Arch/heel Pain
  • Flat Feet
  • Hammer Toes
  • Morton’s Neuroma
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Runner’s Knee
  • Medical Compression Therapy
  • Footwear Advice and Education
  • Treatment options for the Management of Painful Ingrown Toenails
  • Plantar Warts
  • Fungal Skin and Nail Infection Treatments
  • Primary Foot Care (including thick, difficult-to-cut nails)
  • Corns and Calluses
  • Foot Odor, Blisters
  • Ankle Foot Orthosis (AFO)

Your Advanced Foot Care Assessment Appointment
with our Registered Nurse Includes the Following:

  • An assessment of your lower leg and foot
  • Structure and function analysis (bones, ligaments, and muscles)
  • Circulation assessment
  • Sensation testing
  • Skin and Nail Health assessment
  • Treatment of the skin and nails, including thinning and trimming of the nails, treatment of fungal nails, corns, calluses, and ingrown toenails
  • The use of sterile tools and equipment in compliance with Alberta Health Services Standards for Infection Prevention for Foot Care Tools
  • Evaluation of your foot wear and gait
  • Prevention of wounds, infections, amputations, and fall prevention education
  • Education about proper foot hygiene practices, foot exercises, and selecting footwear that will support your foot’s function
  • Temporary padding of the shoes and silicone devices for structural issues with the feet and wound prevention

The first appointment, which includes the initial consultation and examination and foot treatment, takes approximately 45-60 minutes.

Follow up appointments usually last between 30-45 minutes with our Registered Nurse.

Meet Our Foot Specialist & Medical Foot Care Team

Joyce Mapue - Certified Pedorthist C Ped

Joyce Maypue | Pedorthist | Lifepath Wellness Foot Specialist

Joyce Mapue has joined our Team as a Certified Pedorthist C Ped. In 2017, she became a Board Certified Pedorthist, Foot and Ankle Specialist by the American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics and Pedorthics, Inc. (“ABC”). A Certified Pedorthist C Ped is a medical professional educated and trained to assess and provide relief for problems relating to the foot, ankle and lower limb, including musculoskeletal abnormalities and difficulty, standing, sitting, walking or running that hinder one’s ability to engage in social or physical activities.

As a Certified Pedorthist C Ped, it is Joyce’s mission to enhance a patient’s physical comfort, independence and confidence when it comes to their mobility. A strong focus is placed on the early detection and prevention of abnormalities by using some of the most advanced and accurate technology in the foot industry. It provides analysis on a person’s manner of walking, stepping, or running, standing and postural information, and it helps her evaluate patients for the knee, hip, low back, balance and biomechanical issues. After a complimentary, 1-hour comprehensive examination and functional assessment, Joyce meticulously designs a customized treatment plan, helps with the implementation of the treatment plan, and follows up with each patient to ensure they are achieving success utilizing any of the recommended treatment options. Such options include fitting, fabricating, adjusting, modifying and providing specialized footwear, medical pedorthic devices including custom-made orthotics, compression therapy, ankle-foot orthosis, etc.

Joyce also has an extensive 19-year medical background in leadership, management, business development, operations, scientific training, and educator. Today, Joyce is in her true element at Lifepath Wellness blending her role as Director of Corporate Development and as a Certified Pedorthist. She is committed to providing each patient-focused and unhurried attention, world-class patient care and clear communication in addition to superior products and technology.

Jennifer Weckman - RN, FCN, CAFCN

Jennifer Weckman | Registered Nurse | Lifepath Wellness Foot Specialist

Jennifer Weckman is a Registered Nurse who was born and raised in Calgary Alberta. She graduated from the University of Calgary in 2011 with her Bachelor of Nursing degree and is registered for private practice with the College and Association of Registered Nurses of Alberta, the regulatory body for Registered Nurses in Alberta. She has been trained in Advanced Foot Care Management and Assessment and Management of the Diabetic Foot. Jenn is also the Alberta Advisor for the Canadian Association of Foot Care Nurses.

Jenn has a passion for educating people about their feet, about what one’s feet can say about one’s health, and about how slight adjustments can have a large impact on making one feel more independent. From trimming your nails or fixing a painful ingrown toenail, corn or callus to selecting the right pair of shoes, Jenn will work closely with you to create a foot health plan that is achievable and works for you. Certain health conditions like diabetes, heart disease, or chronic respiratory illnesses can put your feet at risk for wounds or worse. Jenn will teach you how to manage these risks to prevent any harm to your feet and keep you walking comfortably!

 

Foot/Lower Limb Conditions Treated
by our Foot Specialist & Medical Foot Care Team:

  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Bunion/Bunionette
  • Over-Pronation
  • Over-Supination
  • Flat Foot
  • High Arch
  • Hammer/Claw/Mallet Toes
  • Shin Splints
  • Bow-Leggedness
  • Abnormal Foot Range of Motion
  • Abnormal Ankle Range of Motion
  • Knock Knees
  • Calluses
  • Morton’s Neuroma
  • Drop Foot
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Piriformis Syndrome
  • Gout in the Feet
  • Corns & Calluses
  • Dry/Cracked Heels
  • Runner’s Knee
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Foot Ulcers
  • Ankle Instability
  • Arthritis of the Foot/Toe/Knee
  • Heel Spurs
  • Leg-length Discrepancy
  • Iliotibial (IT) Band Syndrome
  • Dropped Metatarsal Head

Don’t suffer unnecessarily because of any of these conditions.  Call now to schedule a complimentary appointment today to experience firsthand what our Lifepath Wellness Foot Specialist & Medical Foot Care team can do to take care of the health of your feet and walk optimally.

Your mobility matters to us!

Lifepath Foot Specialist Hours

Monday: Not Available

Tuesday: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm (Jenn Weckman)

Wednesday: Not Available

Thursday: Not Available

Friday: Not Available

Saturday: 9:00 am to 2:00 pm (Joyce Mapue)

Sundays & Statutory Holidays:
Closed

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