Saint-Hyacinthe Podiatric Clinic
Since 2010, the Saint-Hyacinthe Podiatric Clinic has been providing the people of Saint-Hyacinthe with unwavering expertise to ensure the health and functionality of their feet. Specializing notably in sports medicine, biomechanical correction, and the treatment of foot and ankle pain, the clinic’s team is capable of adapting to a wide range of situations.
As natives of Saint-Hyacinthe, the two co-owners of the Saint-Hyacinthe Podiatric Clinic guarantee you precise diagnosis, sound advice, and treatment based on thorough medical examinations. The entire staff also collaborates with other professionals to offer a comprehensive and multidisciplinary approach to their practice. Make an appointment to benefit from exceptional expertise for the health of your feet.
Saint-Hyacinthe podiatry clinic
2080 Saint-Pierre Ouest, Saint-Hyacinthe, QC, J2T 4R7
1-888 440-0487 Toll free
A Dedicated and Attentive Team
Founder of the Saint-Hyacinthe Podiatric Clinic, Dr. Jean-François Rivard, DPM, boasts an impressive professional journey. As a former clinical nurse, he established a custom orthotics laboratory, enabling him to provide his patients with precision orthotics that meet the highest industry standards. He also served as the president of the Association of Podiatrists of Quebec.
Then, in 2019, Dr. Marc-Antoine Sylvestre, DPM, who holds a doctorate in podiatric medicine and certification in digital imaging, accepted an offer from Dr. Rivard, his former preceptor, and became a co-owner of the clinic. He specializes in sports podiatric medicine, addressing biomechanical foot and leg disorders, as well as joint issues related to walking and running. Dr. Sylvestre offers a comprehensive range of high-level care, including foot and ankle ultrasound and radiography.
Dr. Lottinville joined the team in 2023. He possesses a deep understanding of joint mechanics, injury prevention, and podiatric surgery. He further honed his expertise in wound care and amputations at the Zivot Limb Preservation Centre in Calgary. A sports and outdoor enthusiast, he never misses an opportunity to engage in these activities.
Ms. Silvia-Victoria Létourneau, as the clinic’s administrative director, ensures smooth coordination of the business. She supports operational development and ensures that everyone has a satisfying, warm, and welcoming experience.
A Clinic for Everyone in Saint-Hyacinthe
The Saint-Hyacinthe Clinic stands out for its family-oriented and compassionate approach. Its mission is to provide comprehensive foot health care for patients of all ages and conditions. Podiatric assessment, digital imaging, pain and foot disease treatments are among the many services available. Whether it’s a one-time visit or the ongoing management of a chronic condition, the podiatrists are fully dedicated to the well-being and mobility of their patients.
Dr. Jean-François Rivard podiatrist
Dr. Jean-François Rivard, podiatrist, has been in practice since June 2010, when he received his doctorate in podiatric medicine. The practitioner, who hails from Mascouche, is happy to provide his community with cutting-edge therapies and diagnostic tools.
Founder and owner of the Saint-Hyacinthe podiatry clinic since his graduation, Dr. Rivard has surrounded himself with a team of dedicated professionals who eagerly listen to his patients’ concerns.
Training that remains useful to this today
Jean-François Rivard, DPM, has always prioritized people’s well-being. He earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from the Université de Montréal before earning his doctorate in podiatric medicine from the UQTR. He was able to work as a clinical nurse for two years after receiving this qualification.
Dr. Rivard, podiatrist, obtained a license to practice radiology as well as a certification in foot ultrasound after developing an interest in medical imaging and athletic biomechanics.
As a result of his qualifications, he is able to:
- Use digital radiography to establish a diagnosis ;
- Interpret the results of radiological examinations administered by other licensed professionals;
- Perform ultrasound-guided injections to his patients or to patients of a colleague.
This member of the Ordre des podiatres du Québec is a highly versatile practitioner thanks to his diverse technical expertise and formal credentials.
A podiatrist involved in his practice
Jean-François Rivard, DPM, created the Talaria foot orthoses laboratory some years ago with a passion for biomechanics and sports medicine.
Today, this cutting-edge lab distinguishes itself by manufacturing 3D foot orthoses with a degree of precision and quality that exceeds the industry’s top standards.
Dr. Rivard, podiatrist, takes care to get involved in his practice environment in addition to his obligations at the Saint-Hyacinthe podiatry clinic and his orthotic laboratory. He was president of the Association des podiatres du Québec until recently, after serving as vice-president for six years.
Dr. Jean-François Rivard is a podiatrist and one of Quebec’s pioneers in ultrasound imaging of the foot. He treats each patient with the same genuineness that has made him successful since 2010.Close
Dr. Marc-Antoine Sylvestre podiatrist
Dr. Marc-Antoine Sylvestre, a young and ambitious podiatrist, has been a member of the St. Hyacinthe podiatry clinic team since 2019. Marc-Antoine Sylvestre, DPM, was previously connected with the PiedRéseau clinic in Granby before choosing to focus solely on his Saint-Hyacinthe clients.
Dr. Sylvestre, podiatrist, has up-to-date expertise, allowing him to embrace new challenges with open arms, having finished his Doctorate in podiatric medicine in the summer of 2018.
A remarkable academic pathway
Dr. Sylvestre holds a Doctorate in podiatric medicine from UQTR and is qualified to treat a wide range of patients. Additionally, his internships in hospitals in Trois-Rivières, Joliette, and Sherbrooke have allowed him to further hone his skills.
Dr. Sylvestre, podiatrist, has a radiology license as well as a certification in foot and ankle ultrasound, and is attentive to the requirements of individuals seeking his services as a podiatrist. This enables him to use digital x-rays to establish diagnosis and execute ultrasound-guided injections.
Marc-Antoine Sylvestre, DPM, addresses a wide range of foot problems but is particularly interested in sports podiatry and biomechanics.
A podiatrist committed to a variety of causes
Marc-Antoine Sylvestre not only shines on a professional level, but he also possesses human qualities that motivate him to get engaged in the community.
The young practitioner served as first vice-president of his student association at UQTR before participating in a humanitarian internship in Vietnam. He also participated in the Grand défi Pierre Lavoie and visits the Accueil Bonneau on a regular basis as a volunteer.
Marc-Antoine Sylvestre is a podiatrist who holds your well-being dear and understands how to tailor his treatments to provide optimal comfort.Close
Dr. Alexandre Lottinville podiatrist
Podiatrist at the Saint-Hyacinthe Clinic, Dr. Alexandre Lottinville is a caring professional who specializes in treating foot injuries and pain.
After completing his Bachelor’s degree in Biology at the University of Sherbrooke, Dr. Alexandre Lottinville successfully earned a first-cycle Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine.
Dedicated to providing high-quality service to his patients, he joined the Saint-Hyacinthe Clinic where he deepened his knowledge of biomechanics. He is particularly passionate about studying the mechanics of the human body, specifically how the movement of feet, ankles, and legs can influence the body as a whole. He treats patients with gait disorders, foot pain, postural issues, and balance problems.
However, that’s not his only area of expertise. Recognizing how podiatric surgeries can improve the lives of his patients, he further honed his expertise in wound care and amputations at the prestigious Zivot Limb Preservation Centre in Calgary.
This pursuit of professional growth goes hand in hand with a personal journey of growth. Immersed in nature, he explores new horizons and engages in numerous outdoor sports such as skiing, kayaking, and hiking.Close
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