Here at V Care after taking history of the
patients complains, a thorough bio-mechanical assessment is done. It involves
observation of alignment of bones & joints, testing of muscles, assessment
of walking pattern (gait analysis), their footwear and their activity level.
purpose of a bio-mechanical assessment is not to solely identify the root cause and
provide diagnosis, but to assess and explain the factors contributing to the
issue. This is imperative when arriving at the inference of the best way to
manage each case, as different management approach is required depending on the
different factors identified. This allows all problems to be addressed leading
the patients to get back their day-to-day tasks or activities.
are devices utilized by podiatrists to address bio-mechanical issues that directly
or indirectly contribute to discomfort or injury ; or as a preventive measure for people who are deemed at risk. The
level and area of support will be carefully decided by our podiatrist at V Care
and is tailored specifically for individual cases.
addition we at V Care perform PediatricAssessmentof foot which involves early recognition of problems which is the key to timely
intervention and helps to prevent
deterioration of the condition.