Pes Planus/Flat Feet


Pes planus, latin for flat feet, can lead to a variety of limiting conditions. Excessive flattening of the foot puts a lot of strain on not only the soft tissue of the feet and ankles, but also can contribute to painful joints higher up the chain, such as knees, hips and lower back.

Be proactive. Don’t let your flat feet slow you down. Come in for an assessment – Healthy Feet Staff


  • 1Arch pain
  • 2Deformation of the inside of your shoes
  • 3Pain on the inside of the ankle

Let Me Treat Your Pes Planus/Flat Feet


Karen Westcott, Orthotic technician

Karen Westcott is a Registered Kinesiologist with 4+ years experience working in the health care field. Karen started her career working in a physiotherapy clinic and from there was promoted to Team Leader working in the Seniors Wellness Division. Working in the Seniors Wellness Division opened Karen’s eyes to the importance behind proper footwear and nail care. Karen is now working as an Orthotic Technician at both the Hamilton Foot Clinic and the Burlington Foot Clinic.