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Home Visit for Podiatric Care
Home Visit for Podiatric Care
In case a person has a difficulty to come to our clinic, foot-forward podiatrists can go to them and take care of them at their place.
Tel. : 22446464
FIP-IFP World congress
FIP-IFP World congress

Despina Theodorou attended the FIP-IFP World Congress of Podiatry which was held in Rome, Italy between the 17th and 19th October 2013. During the congress, Despina was able to attend lectures on the latest improvements in the field of podiatry and also interact with colleagues from around the world. Despina also represented Cyprus at the FIP-IFP Annual General Meeting which was held before the congress.



EULAR Congress
In June 2013 Despina Theodorou represented Cyprus at the European Congress of Rheumatology which was held in Paris, France between the 11th and 14th June 2014. Despina was a speaker at the congress and presented the volunteer work carried out by Cosmos-Rheuma+, an association of health professionals involved in the treatment and rehabilitation of rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases. The presentation focused on the voluntary education and treatment of people living in rural areas.

 

 


6th Kritokyriako symposium of Rheumatology

On the 18th October 2014, Despina Theodorou participated in the 6th Symposium of Rheumatology which is organized by the Cyprus and Cretan Rheumatology Associations. The Symposium was held in Nicosia, Cyprus. Despina was invited to give advice to patients regarding the role of foot hygiene and footwear in the improvement of the quality of life of people with rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases.

 


World Diabetes Day
World Diabetes Day
The 14th of November has been set as the World Diabetes Day and aims to promote public awareness about diabetes, its treatment and management. Various activities are going to take place throughout the island to mark this day.

The podiatrists at Foot Forward Podiatric Centre are going to offer free foot examinations to those with diabetes on the 14th of November. People with diabetes who would like to have their feet checked can call 22446464 and book an appointment.
Tanzania Pedography Scan Project
Tanzania Pedography Scan Project

In September 2010, a new project cooperation was launched between novel’s Cyprus partner Mrs. Diamanto Maliotou-Papasavva, M.Sc. B.Sc (Hons), Dr Zulfi qarali G. Abbas, MBBS,MED, DTM & H (UK) from Tanzania, and Peter Seitz, CEO of novel. The three parties agreed on a project to be carried out in Dar Es Salam, Tanzania. The aim of project is to screen thousands of diabetics with a risk for foot ulceration with an emed® Pedography platform to evaluate the correlation between neuropathy, high barefoot plantar pressure and ulcer occurance. Can ulceration be predicted?

Our clinic in Paphos is closed since September
Our clinic in Paphos is closed since September
The general financial crisis has affected our work negatively and our clinic there was not busy enough to keep us visiting Paphos. We are apologizing for this inconvenience to our patients from Paphos and we welcome them in Nicosia if they want to visit us. We can always recommend colleagues nearer to them also if needed. 
Foot forward participated in special event.
Foot forward participated in special event.
Foot forward participated with our podiatrist Demos Voskarides at the very special event that was held in Areteion Hospital last Saturday 17th of November. For the first time ever, many doctors and health professionals were co-existing and working together for the benefit of the patients with Diabetes. This special event was organized my some doctors and the company Medigence. Here are some pictures which show the various small clinics that were present and people had the chance to circulate all the professionals and get their opinion for their health status. Very characteristically a patient said: “Wouldn’t be wonderful if this was happening in reality?” This is a very significant statements which proves how much work health services need to do to achieve what is needed and also expected from the patients. Lets hope this was the start of a new era regarding the multidisciplinary approach for the patients with Diabetes.




Proprioreceptive insole
Proprioreceptive insole
Foot forward has introduced the technology of Prioprioreceptive or sensomotor insoles since more 2010. This method has been used on a wider basis over the past years.
Special Olympics
Special Olympics
Foot forward was present in Athens during the Special Olympics. Diamanto Maliotou – Papasavva represented the FIP, International Federation of the Podiatrists as a member of the executive board.

Foot forward was present in Athens during the Special Olympics

Diamanto Maliotou – Papasavva represented the FIP, International Federation of the Podiatrists as a member of the executive board. She was present during the opening ceremony held in Kallimarmaro stadium and had the chance to see a group of podiatrists from all over the world during their training how to report the data of the measurements for the athletes. The general atmosphere of Special Olympics was something incredible. The smiles on these athletes faces really touched our hearts. Their families were so proud of them participating in this worlds biggest event.

  

Simone Eisses was was there amongst other podiatrist from Cyprus, Greece, Belgium, Turkey, UK, USA and took part in the mesurements of the children. Her words for her experience were the following: “The smiles on the athletes faces, I will never forget! So much power and joy they gave to the Olympics, amazing! It was one of the best decisions I ever made, to become a volunteer and to participate in this event! Together with other podiatrists from Cyprus I was working in Athens for one week in the health department to check the athletes feet and shoes. We gave them advice and created a better understanding about the importance of foot function and good shoes! Besides playing the role of a podiatrist I became friends with the athletes and I was there to support them and admire their beautiful medals!! A wonderfull experience!”

 
NEW CLINIC IN PAPHOS
NEW CLINIC IN PAPHOS

The Foot forward podiatric team has a clinic in the Hippokrateion private hospital in Paphos, Hellados str. no. 6, 8020, Paphos. Telephone numbers 9775355 and 22446464. Out clinic in Paphos is open every Wednesday and the visiting podiatrist is Demos Voskarides. 

     
   

 

 

 

 

 

Vasyli Think Tank Conference 2011
Vasyli Think Tank Conference 2011

(Demos Voskarides attended the Vasyli Think Tank)

When the Think Tank team makes a two days conference definitely the result is amazing, pleasant and educational. More than 120 podiatrists and physiotherapists attend the conference all over the United Kingdom.

A huge emphasis given as always on biomechanical abnormalities such as Achilles Tendonopathy, Limb Length Discrepancies, Metatarsalgia, management of chronic pain post ankle sprain etc. Moreover, small tutorial groups formed and people of Vasyli demonstrate interesting strapping and lower limb manipulations techniques. Also, various treatment approaches were discussed for the above problems.

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