Chiropodists and podiatrists form an indispensable part of healthcare because foot care also has a social significance for individuals.
Due to increasing life expectancy, mobility is an important goal for individuals going into old age and for society as a whole. Furthermore, the number of diabetics is increasing in industrialised countries. In both contexts, special attention should be given to the feet.
Last but not least, treating your body with care contributes to general well-being. Those who look after their feel strengthen their immune system and thus their general health.