With years of qualified dedication to our podiatric services, FCO – Foot Clinic & Orthotics ensures that our patients feel comfortable, safe and open about their problems in our office. You can trust we have all the right equipment and understanding to get you through your disease, injury or pain much easier than you could ever have imagined. Taking care of your feet and ankles are important to the overall health of your physical and mental well being. They are the support that keeps you up and are a very complicated area of the human body.
We offer foot care for the whole family. Our facility and staff are here to fully support you in your time of need. We offer a caring environment where our foot specialist (Hasinah Shaqiq, Hons. B.Sc, D.Pod.M – certified by the College of Chiropodist of Ontario) stay updated on all the latest advances in foot care. They attend seminars, complete informational hands-on training and carefully study podiatric journals and general health care. It is our goal to keep you on your feet with the confidence you need to stay healthy.
Hasinah Shaqiq is a registered Chiropodist / Foot Specialist with the College of Chiropodist of Ontario and a member of the Ontario Society of Chiropodist. She has been practicing Podiatric Medicine / Chiropody since 2009. In 2004 she obtained her Honours of Bachelor Science from York University focusing in Biology and Psychology and completing her thesis in the Abnormalities of the Frontal Lobe. In 2009 she completed Podiatric Medicine at the Michener Institute. During this time, she was engaged at various clinical sites: Women’s College Hospital, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, Sherburne Health Centre, St. John’s Rehabilitation Hospital and Toronto General Hospital.
Hasinah is highly trained in treatment of Podiatric conditions, by means of palliative, conservative, therapeutic and/ or surgical means. She has served as a board member for the Ontario Society of Chiropodists. She has also worked in various private clinic settings, serving the Bolton Community since 2009. She has also been also serving the downtown Toronto community at the Medcan Clinic – Canada’s leading executive health clinic since 2010. In junction to being the active Chiropodist at Medcan, due to demand of her expertise she is now practicing both in Caledon and Kleinburg.
Keshad Mohamed is a registered Chiropodist/ Foot Specialist with the College of Chiropodists of Ontario, graduating in 2016. Previously he obtained a Specialized Honour’s Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from York University in 2011. During his final year of studies Keshad worked at various clinical sites, such as Toronto Rehab Institute, Women’s College Hospital, as well as numerous other private practices. Although Keshad has skills in many areas of foot care, surgeries and ulcer care remain his favourite challenges to tackle.
Keshad also worked in St. John’s, Newfoundland for 6 months as a Podiatrist gaining experience and knowledge to make him a better well-rounded practitioner. Keshad has been interested in health care and helping others to achieve a healthier lifestyle from a young age. He has participated in a variety of sports, with basketball and soccer being his favourite. Outside of work Keshad stays active, enjoys traveling and is a fan of puzzles, such as the Rubik’s Cube.
Nicole Weifang Zhang is a registered Chiropodist / Foot Specialist with the College of Chiropodist of Ontario and a member of the Ontario Society of Chiropodist. She obtained her Honours of Bachelor Science degree in Kinesiology and a minor in Psychology from McMaster University in 2014. After her undergraduate studies, she went on to pursue further education in Chiropody at the Michener Institute. She has gained valuable experience from many different clinical environments including multiple community health centres throughout the GTA, as well as private practices.
As Chiropodist, Nicole is a highly trained foot specialist with a focus in podiatric medicine. Nicole has the expertise to assess, treat, and manage any foot related issues by means of therapeutic, rehabilitative, surgical, palliative and pharmacological treatments. With her kinesiology background, she has a special interest in biomechanics and human movement which directly translates to sport- and repetitive strain-related injuries and any foot problems.
Kendra – Office Manager/Esthetician:
Kendra joined our team in October 2015. She is our Office Manager/Esthetician. Kendra graduated with honours, from the Esthetics and Spa Management Program at Loyalist College in 2011. She then continued her education, and graduated with honours from the Medical and Clinical Office Assistant Program at Grade Learning in 2013. She has worked at a well-known local spa – The Millcroft Inn & Spa in Alton, ON. She also worked at a well-known spa in Calgary Alberta, Riverside Spa. Her passion is ensuring FCO – Foot Clinic & Orthotics staff and services, keep all patients physical and mental health needs priority. On her spare time, Kendra enjoys spending time with her family & pets, baking and shopping.
Julia – RPN/Foot Nurse:
Julia joined our team in July 2015. She is our Registered Practical Nurse/Foot Nurse. Julia graduated from Seneca College as a Registered Practical Nurse with honours in 2013. She completed an Advanced Foot Care Nursing Certificate in 2015. She provides laser therapy treatments, nail treatments, home visits and assists with surgical procedures. On her spare time, Julia enjoys photography, going on hikes, cooking and baking.
Katie – Medical Receptionist:
Katie joined our team in May of 2017. She is one of our receptionist, and graduated with high honours in 2017 from the Medical Office Administration Program at Sheridan College. Her passion for helping people lead her to take this position at FCO Foot Clinic & Orthotics. In her spare time, Katie enjoys playing hockey and being outdoors.