OUR TEAM

  • Kaarina

  • Kaarina Gorham, B.Sc., D.Ch. Chiropodist

    Kaarina Gorham has been practicing Chiropody since 2005. She obtained her Diploma of Chiropody from The Michener Institute of Applied Health Sciences after graduating with her Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Toronto. She is the Registered Chiropodist at Azilda Family Foot Care licensed under the Chiropody Act with the College of Chiropodists of Ontario, of which she is a past member of the Board Examination Committee. She is also a member of the Ontario Society of Chiropodists and the Canadian Federation of Podiatric Medicine.

    Kaarina believes it is of the utmost importance to take the time, not only to fully treat patients, but to help them fully understand their situation. She is a very compassionate and caring practitioner who is dedicated to helping her patients and to her profession.

  • Lori

  • Lori Huskinson, Clinical Specialist

    Lori is always ready to help and has wonderful customer service. She has been with AFFC since its beginning and just received “A Decade of Dedication” award for her 10 years of outstanding service and devotion. She is empathetic to the patients and their problems and is always searching for the best solution for each individual’s needs. Whether it is MedX laser treatments for an injury or pain, or finding that perfect fit shoe for your orthotics, she will ensure your experience is a pleasant one. Besides her regular patient duties, she also takes care of the ordering to make sure we have anything one may need foot wise. Lori graduated from Cambrian College’s Pre-Health program then moved on to Canadore College for 3 years in the Respiratory Therapy Program, all of which have given her clinical experience.

  • Genny

  • Genny Larose, Clinical Assistant

    Genny is always keeping busy assisting Kaarina with greeting our patients, charting, flipping the treatment rooms, sterilizing and performing post-operative procedures on our patients. Genny brings with her 14 years of clinical experience as a rehabilitation therapist with brain injury clients and is well organized at making sure everything runs smoothly for our Chiropodist. On Genny’s down time she is very involved in her son’s hockey association.

  • Mona

  • Mona Poulin, Receptionist

    Mona is the first and last person you see at AFFC and she will always make your experience a pleasant one. She has a big warm smile and is always ready to help. Mona is in charge of checking in the patients and rebooking them before they leave. She keeps busy helping patients with shoes, ordering, receiving shipments and mail. She has 23 years of customer service experience and received the AFFC award for “Customer Service”. On Mona’s down time she enjoys gardening, painting and photography.

  • Amanda

  • Amanda Brouse, Esthetician

    Amanda has been working in the customer service industry for 12 years now and really enjoys her time with her patients. Amanda has always had an interest in the world of beauty and three years ago she decided to turn her interests into a career. She had her own Esthetics business for 2 years then decided to try something new and join the AFFC team. Since being here she has learned so much already about how important foot care really is.

  • Mélanie Côté Bourdua, Clinical Assistant

    Melanie is our newest employee at Azilda Family Foot Care and brings with her a great smile, social skills, and 10 years of experience in the health care field.   She stays busy assisting the AFFC team and keeping everything organized and running smoothly, all the while making sure your experience is a pleasant one.  During her downtime, Melanie is a very passionate local photographer who also loves to spend time with her friends and family.

  • Danielle Cryderman, Phone Coordinator

    Danielle is one of the newest members of Azilda Family Foot Care. She is the friendly voice you hear when you call with any questions or appointment requests. Before joining the AFFC team, Danielle worked in a long term care facility for nearly fifteen years. She has a passion for helping people and wants to assist in any way possible. When she’s not in the office, Danielle devotes most of her time and energy to spending quality time with her children and family.