On the 3rd of May of 2018 in Valencia city, took place unanimously, the appointment as an Executive Deputy Director of the Academy of Science and Technology, Mr. Miguel Ángel Baños Bernad, in the session of the Executive Board celebrated in the International Academy of Science and Technology. This position was given this week to […]
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.
The actinic Keratosis, better known as sunspots, is a degenerative and spreading lesion of the epidermis’s cells which show small elevations and roughness of the skin. The lesions are reddish or brown color, scabby and similar to warts with an inflammation around the lesion. Sometimes, they subside and appear again with some kind of pain […]
We have had the pleasure on these days to realize a biomechanical analysis to Ingrid Pino, middle-distance runner from the F.C. Barcelona. Ingrid Pino has been seven times the champion of track athletics in Spain, two times the losing finalist, 23rd place in the world’s championship School Cross (2012) and eight times champion in Catalonia’s […]
The Institut Català del Peu will open soon a new center in Barcelona on next May. The purpose of the new office is to offer a podiatric service of the highest quality, adding the most avan-garde technology in the different diagnosis and treatments of foot, as well as from an all-embracing prospect. The new center […]
The onychocryptosis or commonly known as ingrown nail, it is an unguinal pathology in which the nail is ingrown or got through the skin causing pain, inflammation and toe reddening. In a late stage it can originate a secondary pyogenic infection. Most of ingrown nails appear in the big toe and they are more usual […]
During the month of February, the Institut Català del Peu organized a seminar for the students of the Superior Cycle of Orthopedics about updatings in Biomechanics through the use of different systems of postural analysis. This course was leaded by Mr. Miguel Angel Baños Bernad (General Manager of the Institut Català del Peu), Mrs. Sandra […]