Michael Daigle – Pedorthist
Michael Daigle is a Canadian Certified Pedorthist with his company Maritime Foothold Orthotics. He began his Pedorthic career after many years working as a designer, fine furniture maker, vocational teacher, and leather craftsman. Mike received his Pedorthic training through Thera-Ped Foot and Ankle Clinic and the Pedorthic Association of Canada. He is a member of the College of Pedorthics of Canada and the Pedorthic Association of Canada.
He has a special interest in sports medicine as pertains to Pedorthic management of foot/ankle/knee pain, because he has particular experience in swimming, biking and running.
“A Certified Pedorthist is an individual who is trained in the manufacture, fitting, and modification of foot appliances and footwear to assist in alleviating pain in the lower limbs. Assessment through observation of surface anatomy and palpation of the joints, gait analysis, range of motion testing, footgear examination and review of potentially complicating health factors are our specialty.” (Pedorthic Association of Canada)
Maritime Foothold Orthotics Inc. provides custom molded foot orthotics, ready-made orthopedic shoes, all types of modifications (including heel lifts, Velcro conversions, rocker soles) and custom made shoes for the people of Nova Scotia.