Rainville Health Staff
The professionals at Rainville Chiropody Professional Corporation maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in health care and customer service.
Existing Departments: Chiropody, Nursing Foot Care, Reception, Orthopedic Devices Manufacturing, Esthetics.
Departments Coming Soon: Chiropractic, Registered Massage Therapist, Myomassologist.
Owner, Founder, Chiropodist,CEO
Patrick Rainville D.Ch. CEO
Patrick, a native of Timmins graduated from the Michener Institute of Applied Health sciences in 1997 as a Chiropodist. He is an active menber of the Canadian Federation of Podiatric Medicine. After graduation, Patrick returned to his home town to set up a private practice called Complete Foot Care. Tina Rivest a classmate of Patrick joined him in 1998 to work in the Timmins practice.Today they are partners in business and in life with their beautiful daughter Rachel.
Over the years the Chiropody practice has grown into a corporation called Rainville Chiropody Professional Corporation. The corporation has two divisions. Complete Foot Care and The Orthotic Clinic. Since 1997 Complete Foot Care has been involved in bringing affordable specialized foot care to Northern Ontario. Along with the Timmins practice Patrick has traveled to all treaty 9 First Nation reserves to provide diabetic foot care while under contract with The Northern Diabetes Health Network. In 2007 Patrick saw the need to expand again and opened The Orthotic Clinic at The Hollinger Court. Patrick's goal was to better service the growing demand for orthopedic footwear and custom made orthotics in the community. This location also allowed for the development of an orthotic manufacturing and shoe modification Laboratory. The facility employed a full time Orthotic Technician (Andre Rochon). The establishment of the lab has allowed the orthotics to be manufactured locally and dispensed to clients within one week of their assessment instead of the regular 3-4 weeks. The development of the on site lab has also reduced waiting time from weeks to under 24 hours for modifications. By 2008, Complete Foot Care was moved to the new location thus completing the expansion. The foot care division currently has two Chiropodists and two Foot Care Nurses to provide foot care. This model of foot care is leading edge in the foot care industry and works similarly to a dental office. The nurse provides foot care within her scope of practice and the Chiropodist provides the specialized care needed to complete the treatment required. As a result, Complete Foot Care and The Orthotic Clinic are in a new modern high tech foot care facility at The Hollinger Court.
Patrick's dreams and goals for the practice have expanded and evolved over the years. The practice that began as one Chiropodist in a small rented space in Lamarche Chiropractic Clinic has grown into a corporation which employs several dedicated professionals and support staff. Clients come and are referred from all over Northern Ontario to experience Rainville Chiropody Professional Corporation's model of care. Patrick is a member of the Canadian Federation of Podiatric Medicine, The Ontario Society of Chiropodists and is registered in good standing with The College of Chiropodists of Ontario. Patrick looks forward to continuing to treat new and existing clients. Patrick's goal is to build and sustain a foot care center of excellence for the community for many decades to come.
Owner, Co-Founder, Chiropodist, Vice President of Operations
Tina Rainville D.Ch, VPO
Tina Rainville D.Ch. graduated from the Chiropody program at The Michener Institute for Applied Health Sciences in 1997. After which she was employed at Hawkesbury General Hospital as staff Chiropodist. In August 1998 she joined Patrick to practice in Timmins. She is an active member of the Canadian Federation of Podiatic Medecine
Through the past thirteen years, Tina has taken an active role in educating the public regarding foot health. She has presented and spoke to various organizations including Les Filles D'Isabelle, Women Who Win, Timmins Rotary club, Metis Nation of Ontario, Canadian Diabetes Association, Northern College Students, Roland Michener High School students, Heart and Stroke foundation and Timmins Family Health Team. She has participated in community and employer health fares to educate and promote foot health including Gold corp, Hydro one, Ontario Government Complex and Wabun Tribal Council Health. Tina is now preparing to expand her repretiore to teaching basic and advanced foot care to nurses at Northern College.
Over the past few years, Tina has expanded Rainville Chiropody outreach clinics to include Missiway Health Centre, East End Family Health Team and Spruce Hill Lodge.
Tina is a member of The Canadian Federation of Podiatric Medicine, The Ontario Society of Chiropodist and a registrant in good standing with The College of Chiropodists of Ontario. In the upcoming years of her professional life Tina's goal is to work with Patrick in continuing to build and expand on their foot care center of excellence. She also plans to increase her professional speaking engagements and continue to deliver foot health education to the public and other health care professionals.
Our Nursing Foot Care Providers
Elizabeth Kadziolka RPN
Nursing Foot Care Coordinator
Elizabeth joined us in the summer of 2009.
Elizabeth was raised in the small Northern community of Cochrane, Ontario and later moved to the Porcupine area where she graduated from her Practical Nursing Program in 1994. She is an active menber of the Canadian Federation of Podiatric Medicine.
Later on in her career she completed a Basic Foot Care Course, at George Brown College in Toronto, in the Fall of 2007 and an Advanced Foot Care Course with Ruth Ruttan in Newmarket, in the Spring of 2008. During which she was employed with the East End Family Health Team, trained hands on by Tina Rainville, and provided Nursing Foot Care once a week to the patients of the EEFHT. In the Summer of 2009, Elizabeth joined Patrick and Tina at their location, to practice her Advanced Nursing foot care skills in the office as well as out into the community.
Elizabeth is a member of the College of Nurses of Ontario, the Registered Practical Nurses of Ontario and is also a proud member of the team at RCPC where she will continue to be a part of, in the years to come.
Ginette Rondeau RPN
Nursing Foot Care
Ginette joined us in July 2012.
Stephanie has been working with our team since Aug 2010. Along with providing excellent customer service, Stephanie leads the reception team members to effectively promote our company's purpose.
Receptionist, Myomassology Student graduating class of June 2013
Josee joined our receptionist team in 2012. She is continuing her education to become a Myomassologist.
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Receptionist, Accounts Payables
Ashley joined us in February 2013, learning the ropes in reception and is quickly becoming an effective member of the reception team.
Orthopedic Devices Manufacturing
Andre has been manufacturing custom made orthotics and modifying footwear at our clinic since 2005.
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Denise joined us in Jan 2013 to coordinate our new esthetics department.
Coming Soon To Our New Location
We are expanding our services offered to include:
Registered Massage Therapy