Here To Serve You Well
At Step By Step you’re family – from the moment you are warmly greeted by the front office team, to your appointment and care with our practitioners, you will feel right at home with the Step By Step service experience.
Meet Our Team
Alnoor A. Ladhani (please, call me Al!) graduated from The Michener Institute for Applied Health Sciences in 1997 with his Diploma in Chiropody. He established the main office of Step by Step Professional Family Foot Care later that same year.
Al is registered in good standing with The College of Chiropodists of Ontario and is a member of both the Canadian Federation of Podiatric Medicine (CFPM) and the Arthritis Health Professionals Association (AHPA).
Al has taught workshops, as well as presented lectures to enhance foot care. Has consulted for orthotic labs and medical companies.
Al still continues to further his field knowledge pursuing education credits.
Hanifa is the Office Manager at Step By Step, and the warm smile that will greet you when you walk through the door.
Dianne Scott joined Step by Step Professional Footcare early in 2014 as a Certified Foot Care Registered Practical Nurse. She took her passion for health and went back to college to become a Registered Practical Nurse and after a career as a licensed electrician. The deep and rich world of feet intrigued Dianne so she specialized in foot care. Dianne was trained by George brown College, Ruth Ruttan & Assoc., ALYL Inc./Footloose and continues to attend foot care conferences and courses to keep up with new developments. She belongs to the College of Nurses, Registered Practical Nurse Association of Ontario, and is the Membership Coordinator of Independent Business Specialty Interest Group (IB SIG of RPNAO).
Kelsie Polano-Newell is a fully licensed Chiropodist who is registered with the College of Chiropodists of Ontario (COCOO). Kelsie first became interested in healthcare while obtaining her Honours Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Biology at Laurentian University. After completing her undergraduate studies, Kelsie then enrolled in the Chiropody program at the Michener Institute of Education at UHN. Her past clinical experience includes placements throughout the GTA at sites such as Flemingdon Health Centre, Fairview Community Health, The Four Villages Community Health Centre, and St. Michael’s Hospital.
Kelsie has a vast amount of knowledge and experience in all aspects of foot health, including skin and nail pathologies, biomechanical assessments, gait analysis, custom foot orthotics, diabetic foot care, and wound care. Kelsie strives to provide the best possible foot care to patients of all ages, and takes extreme pride in her work.