Our Team


Morris Zoladek , D.P.M. (Doctor of Podiatric Medicine)

Morris Zoladek is a Podiatrist with over 30 years experience. He has worked with numerous clinics across the GTA and worked closely with orthopaedic surgeons advising on surgical and conservative treatments. ‘Z’ practices out of both our Hamilton and Burlington locations.


Thomas Hewak, Chiropodist

Thomas Hewak is a registered Chiropodist with the College of Chiropodists of Ontario. He is a specialist with diabetic foot care as well treating patients with orthotics. Tom practices out of our Hamilton, Dundas and Burlington clinics. Tom is very out going and has a love for travel and restoring cars.


Heather Rudkin, Chiropodist

Heather Rudkin (D.Ch) specialized in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of a variety of foot pain and foot related problems. She is a registered Chiropodist with the College of Chiropodists of Ontario and a member of the Canadian Federation of Podiatric medicine. Heather is certified in local anesthesia and nail surgery.


Stephanie Deboer, Pedorthist

Stefanie originally practiced as a registered Massage Therapist and Sports Injury Therapist but recently found her calling in Pedorthics.  She is a certified Pedorthist who graduated with an honor degree in Kinesiology from Brock University. She then earned a diploma from Western University in the study of Pedorthics. Stefanie’s passion is to help people combat pain and discomfort and create a sense of well-being.  In her spare time, Stefanie likes to play soccer, or do anything active, and eat chocolate daily.


Sarah Alger, Pedorthist

Sarah is a certified pedorthist specializing in the assessment of biomechinical issues of the lower limb. She graduated from the University of Western Ontario with an honour bachelor degree in kinesiology and went on to earn a diploma in the study of pedorthics.

Sarah has extensive knowledge in custom made orthotics, orthopaedic footwear and lower limb bracing.

In her spare time she loves to golf and play volleyball.



Selena Schaffner, Orthotic Technician

Selena is an Orthotic Technician working at both The Hamilton Foot Clinic and The Burlington Foot Clinic. She graduated with Honours from the University of Waterloo with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology. She subsequently graduated from the Orthotic and Prosthetic Technical Program at George Brown College, where she learned how to fabricate a wide range of devices. Outside of work, you can usually find her exploring her passion for good, local craft beer and food, as well as growing her extensive board game collection.


Heide Waddell, Nurse

Heidi has been nursing in a hospital surgical setting since 1993 and has transitioned to a role as nurse in both the Hamilton and Burlington Foot clinics. Heidi looks forward to continuing to help the community in this new role.


Cathy Carrey-Aquino, Administrator

Cathy comes to the Burlington Foot Clinic from New York City where she previously worked as a podiatry assistant.  She’s happy to be back home in Canada after 13 years and working again in health care.