Stride Orthopaedics and Footwear - Foot Pain Solutions

Stride Orthopaedics and Footwear


Welcome to The Stride Group


Stride Orthopaedics is a full service pedorthic facility, employing four full time Canadian Certified Pedorthists who have degrees in Kinesiology, who are also trained in the fit of orthopaedic bracing and compression fitting. 

We specialize in the biomechanical assessment and management of lower limb problems through the use of proper footwear, foot orthotics, footwear modification and lower limb bracing. 

Take a look at the Pedorthic Services Menu for more information on our Pedorthic Services or call 344-9608.






Stride Footwear is our retail shoe store, specializing in professional service, and a wide selection of footwear for the entire family. 


We are recognized as a ProCare Fit Specialist Dealership, and  professionally fit footwear for all age groups.  We also retail a variety of socks and accessories to help improve our customers enjoyment of their activities.  You do not need a foot problem to treat your feet right at The Stride Group.







We ask that all patients, customers and clients come in alone, or with one needed care provider




Owned and operated by Richard Bosch, HKin, CPed(C) and Tarja Shipston, BSc(HK) CPed(C), Stride Orthopaedics & Footwear is "Committed to providing professional services and products to enhance all walks of life". Through our comprehensive lower limb assessments and unique integrated biomechanical approach, we provide effective solutions for foot and leg problems. Our trained staff can fit the most difficult of feet, from first walkers, athletes, and people with special needs, to people dealing with disease processes such as Diabetes, and the various forms of Arthritis.


Stride is proud to be locally owned and operated.  We are regular contributors to the local branches of the Canadian Diabetes Association and The Arthritis Society.

image image Stride Ortho image
Stride Footwear





COVID-19 Phase 3 Re-opening
Dear patrons, Stride Orthopaedics is ready for Phase 3! We are however, ...
We've moved!
Effective April 2018, Stride Orthopaedics & Footwear has relocated ...
Unethical Service Provision
The Impact of Unethical Service Provision on Thunder Bay The introduction ...
ProCare Fit Specialists
WHAT IS PROCARE? Procare is a New Balance initiative designed to ...
Welcome to The Stride Group
Welcome to The Stride Group. Please select your area of interest... ...
FOOT FACTS The foot contains 26 bones, 33 joints, 107 ligaments and ...