Foot care is an important part of nursing care. Registered nurses have an extensive foundation in health care and achieve an additional certification to provide routine foot care by committing to a national standard of professional competence. A foot care specialist can easily assesses your lower legs, feet, skin and shoes and recognize an issues. Nurses must apply evidence based principles when assessing, planning and implementing an individual’s needs. We take a brief, focused history of your health history and any medications you may be taking as related to routine foot care. We examine the skin on your legs and feet, foot structure, and observe lower leg and foot circulation. Our focused assessment enables us to better care for your feet.