About

Welcome to the official blog and online shop of your Vancouver and West Vancouver Foot Solutions stores! Now with 2 retail locations to serve you and your feet in Vancouver’s Lower Mainland. Achieve better health through your feet through with shoe and custom foot orthotic solutions from Foot Solutions.

Feet are often unloved, under appreciated and sometimes downright ignored, but we felt they deserved an entire blog all to themselves … which can, believe it or not, get pretty exciting! Whether you pamper your feet daily, or cringe at the thought of that early morning heel pain (you know who you are), you’ll find more information about your feet than you can shake a stick at! This blog is dedicated to educating you on how to best care for all 26 bones, 33 joints and 100+ ligaments …in each foot might we add… so that they may carry you through life’s adventures happy and pain free. It’s time to hit the ground running (pun intended) and rekindle that long-lost relationship with your feet.

Who provides the blog content? Content is provided by Christian Johannsen (Certified Pedorthist at Foot Solutions on West Broadway), or other credible guest bloggers we’ve invited to contribute knowledgeable information. If you ever have questions about a post you read, we encourage you to participate by leaving a comment. You’ll receive a response from Christian, or one of his other assistant pedorthists … Do you have an intriguing article to contribute? Email Christian at vancouver@footsolutions.com.

Facts About Feet

  • 90% of Canadians wear the wrong size shoe.
  • 40% of the work force is on their feet 4+ hours a day and need proper footwear and support to perform their job effectively.
  • 80% of women say their shoes are painful.