The onychogryphosis is a considerable increase of the thicknes of the ungular lamina and it has the appearance of a grapnel with different shapes or directions. It is a common pathology in seniors due to peripheral vascular traumatisms or arthrosis although it can also be shown in those people who practice some sport or either […]
Podiatry in barcelona – Institut Català del Peu
We are pleased to introduce our corporate entity to you. It is the very first Centre in Catalonia that gathers all the health specialities involved in foot care under one roof.
Over the years, my personal experience has taught me the need for seamless communication among different health professionals in cases where the patient requires the interaction of different disciplines, thereby raising the possibilities of success.
Ourtherapeutic methodologyis based on theprevention, diagnosis andtreatment of all kindsof pathologiesby making use ofthe latest technologiesand keeping an ever present holistic perspective.
The aims set out by the I.C.P.are not simply limited totherapeutictreatmentbut also extend to teaching.
Our teachingsideisfocused ontraining courses, which are open to allhealth professionals, conferences, prevention programmes, publications, and so on.
We presentthis pageas a sourceof informationand collaborationamonghealth professionalsand Internet userswho are interested inthe worldof the foot andits interactionwith different disciplines.
Throughour articles, we would like to publish andrevealthe enormouscomplexity surroundingthe foot,both in terms ofpreventionof diseases and the latest cutting-edge treatments applied in theI.C.P.
This is an open page through which we invitehealth professionals to publish theirown articles,suggesttopics or give opinions, or simply comment on acasewhere there are certain doubtsand where opinions can be exchanged.
Miguel Ángel Baños Bernad Director I. C. P.
He is Director of the “Institut Català del Peu” (Catalan Foot Institute), lecturer at the “Universitat de Barcelona” (UB) or Barcelona University (Podiatric teaching) and a Member of the International Science and Technology Academy. He holds a Master and Postgraduate degrees in Podiatric Surgery (UB), a Postgraduate Degree in Biomechanics (UB) and a degree in Anthropology. He was decorated with the “Gran Creu al Mèrit Acadèmic”(The Grand Cross for Academic Merit) awarded by the AICT in 2011.
An ampule is a mechanism of protection of the skin and it shows a palpable and limited cutaneous increase which has serum and lymphatic fluid. The separation or skin increase is always at an epidermic level. The difference between ampules or phlyctenae is the diameter of the injury. In the ampules the diameter is 0,5 […]
Congratulations to Said Dahan, our rider of motorcycling of competition, for the good commencement he is having this season and still in an adjustment period to his new Kawasaki ZX6R. On the second trial of the speed Spain’s championship, organized by RFME and which took place in the Barcelona circuit of Catalonia, it was a […]
The Institut Català del Peu, official podiatryc center of U.E. Cornellà, conducts an analysis of the performance to the first team of the club. The first-rate players of U.E. Cornellà (second division B), have made different biomechanical analysis in the Institut Català del Peu in order to improve their performance. Congratulations for their effort made […]
The leukonychia consists of the appearance of white spots in the nail and it can be congenital or acquired. There are different reasons which cause the leukonychia, like for example, repeated traumatisms at the level of the nail fold, manicures, the use of detergents or the lack of zinc or another nutrients in the body. […]
Alex Millán Gómez, the bright young hope of the Spanish motorcycling and currently rider of Premoto 4 category, as well as a losing finalist in 85cc of the Catalan championship of 2016 Supermotard, visits the Institut Català del Peu in order to make a biomechanical survey and the ergonomics of the position.