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Art and Science of Foot Care: A Clinical Resource for Nurses in Canada (2017) ©


Peer-reviewed, guest authors, professional illustration/photos!

NOTE: Our textbook distributor has recently changed:

Beginning August 15, 2017, the textbook will only be available for purchase through Quality FootCare Products. The textbook cost remains the same, at $99.99 CAD + tax and now includes FREE shipping within Canada. Shipping fees applicable out of country. To purchase, please contact Quality FootCare Products by calling their toll-free number 1-866-833-9352 or emailing


The following is a letter by Cindy Lazenby for Colleges and Educators:

Thank you for choosing or considering to use the “Art & Science of Foot Care: A Clinical Resource for Nurses in Canada. 2nd Edition 2017. Lazenby, C.”

For over a decade, Foot Care Kingston has facilitated numerous collaborative, interdisciplinary projects for the advancement nursing foot care practice and education across Canada, including developing and publishing the above textbook that is currently being used by dozens of educators and educational facilities in 8 provinces and territories.

The following are the benefits for those that buy bulk orders of the textbook:

  1. We can send you a complimentary copy of the textbook for your foot care nurse educator.

  2. We can post your educational facilities’ link on our website, on our Bookstore page.

  3. We can send you our quarterly e-newsletter, so you can keep current with advances in nursing foot care practice and education in Canada.

  4. We can offer you a complimentary ½ hour consultation to discuss how you can improve your foot care nurse courses to meet best practices and as well as increase your registration by partnering and collaborating with Foot Care Kingston.

  5. ​​​Our affliliated educators use our standardized curriculum and educational resources. Partnering with us may meet your College's needs as well as the nurses in your community and the public's needs. For example, we provide:

    • Online FCN theory (Part 1) course,

    • Peer-reviewed standardized curriculum for the FCN clinical (Part 2),

    • Continuing Education Skills workshops and Refreshers,

    • Foot Care Nurse Educators online courses,

To take advantage of one or more of the above benefits, please fill out our Contact Us form, and please list the number and what date you ordered (or plan to order) textbooks for your educational facility. Someone from our team will contact you within 1-3 business days.

I also, would be pleased to personally provide you with further clarification about our courses. Feel free to contact me directly by email at


Cindy Lazenby RN, Director & Foot Care Nurse Educator, Foot Care Kingston

Revised September 26, 2017                  

Praise for Art & Science of Foot Care

"What a lovely surprise...Your book is a masterpiece and so well put together. WOW... I know the hours of work you have put into it.Cheers."  Mary MacKay, RN. Halifax NS

"Congratulations on the launch of ART & SCIENCE OF FOOT CARE - A Clinical Resource for Nurse in Canada and thank you for a copy. The book is well done from the cover to the information covered. I have browsed the book and will take more time to go through it better. Great job!"  Pat MacDonald LPN. Winnipeg, MB

"I am really appreciating this later version of your text!  Thank you." Sharon O'Brien RN. Senior Watch Inc Care-Ed Learning, Saint John, NB

"The Art and Science of Foot Care: A Clinical Resource for Nurses in Canada authored by Cindy Lazenby RN is a much needed reference text for foot care nurses in Canada...." Book Review published in the Canadian Association of Foot Care Nurses (CAFCN) Newsletter, Fall 2016
By Kathleen Stevens Phd (c) RN

Click HERE to read the complete textbook review and more.

Colleges and Partners Who Use Our Text Book


  1. Alberta Foot Care
  2. Devon Foot Care
  3. Edmonton Foot Care Inc. (Academy)
  4. KEE TAS KEE NOW Tribal Council 
  5. Indigenous Health Program

British Columbia

  1. BC First Nations Health Authority
  2. Camosun College, Victoria
  3. College of New Caledonia, Prince George
  4. Vancouver Community College
  5. Whole Health Care, Kamploops

New Brunswick

  1. Senior Watch Care-Ed Learning Center, Saint John

Northwest Territories

  1. Aurora College, Yellowknife
  2. Stanton Territorial Health Authority, Yellowknife

Nova Scotia

  1. NSCC Marconi Campus, Sidney


  1. Algoma Foot Smart & Sault College, Sault Ste Marie
  2. Algonquin College, Ottawa
  3. Chiefs of Ontario, Toronto
  4. Confederation College, Thunder Bay
  5. Fleming College, Sutherland Campus, Peterborough
  6. Foot Care Academy, Pickering
  7. Foot Care by Shelley, Paris
  8. Georgian College, Barrie & Gravenhurst
  9. Healthy Heels, Windsor
  10. Loyalist College, Belleville
  11. Mohawk College- Institute for Applied Health Sciences, Hamilton
  12. Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN), Thunder Bay
  13. Ongwanada Kingston
  14. Providence Care Hospital (Health Sciences Library), Kingston
  15. South East Local Health Integration Network (LHIN), Belleville
  16. St. Lawrence College, Kingston and Brockville Campus
  17. Tired Sole, Ottawa
  18. Trillium Health Partners Diabetes Center, Mississauga


  1. Holland College, Charllotetown


  1. Heel Your Sole Foot Care, Moose Jaw
  2. Saskatchewan Polytechnic - Regina Campus