Podiatrist/Chiropodist

Company

Comfort Orthotics & Podiatry Clinic

Our team of, podiatrists, pedorthists, lab techs and admin support staff have created an inviting and professional environment for both our staff and our patients. We provide podiatry care, custom made orthotics, bracing, orthopedic footwear, compression stocking and footwear modifications. Please review our website www.comfortorthotics.ca

Location

Halifax Regional Municipality, Nova Scotia

Duties

Assess, diagnose and treat abnormalities and diseases related to the foot and lower limb in people of all ages

Wound care and off loading

Treat diabetic and high risk patients

Diagnose and treat lower extremity sports injuries

Perform podiatric soft tissue surgeries

Recommend appropriate footwear for patients

Provide advice and make referrals as appropriate

Use therapeutic and surgical techniques to treat foot and lower leg issues (e.g. carry out nail and soft tissue surgery using local anesthesia, etc.)

Prescribe and fit orthotics and other appliances as required.
Our on-site lab produces polypropylene rear foot control orthotics, EVA full posted orthotics, accommodative devices and footwear modifications.

Deliver foot health education to patients

Work with other medical practitioners such as doctors, nurses, physiotherapists, etc. in the provision of multidisciplinary approach to healthcare

Contribute ideas and suggestions for the introduction of new therapies and interventions

Keep informed of advancements in the podiatry profession

Requirements

Education: Podiatry/Chiropody degree

High degree of manual dexterity
Excellent analytical ability in order to diagnose problems correctly
Caring and professional attitude
Effective communication skills

Start Date

2022-11-01

Hours

41.5 hrs per week (closed on the weekend)

Salary

$80,000 - $120,000

Comments

30% of podiatry and orthotic revenue
$60,000 base pay
Our current podiatrists earn between $80-$120,000 per year

Association dues and continuing education credits expenses are covered

All trade supplies, equipment & furnishings will be provided

Extended health care & Life insurance

On-site parking

Paid time off

Contact

Name

Lisa Shebib

Display Name

Lisa Shebib

Title

Owner

Address

1595 Bedford Hwy, 111

Telephone

902-497-1639

Email

shebib@accesswave.ca

Display Date

2022-09-22

Expiry Date

2022-12-31