Our Areas



Dr. Schumacher Has Four Main Areas of Specialization:

1.  Foot 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 American 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 Medicine (ACFAOM). 

3.  Heel pain.  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 website 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, online at www.shockwavetherapy.ca.




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The Achilles Foot Health Centre
S. A. Schumacher, D.P.M., F.A.C.F.A.S., F.A.C.F.A.O.M.  
Dr. S. A. Schumacher, Podiatric Corporation  

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