At Corey's Bootery, we like to stay current with all of the latest footwear trends, repair processes and podiatric discoveries. On this page, we collect our opinions on repair methods, our suggestions for preventative maintenance and our everyday thoughts on running a shoe repair shop. If you'd like to stay up-to-date with us and learn how to keep your shoes in pristine condition, be sure to check back often for all of the latest recommendations, tips and tricks.

Why Diabetic Footwear is Important for Your Health


In this post, we'll explore why diabetic footwear is important for health and how it can make a significant difference in the quality of life for those with diabetes.

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How to Tell it’s Time for Shoe Repair


In this month’s blog post, we’re discussing signs that your shoes need repair.

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Arch Supports and Shoe Repair for the Kalamazoo Winter


In this month’s blog post, we’ll be covering the arch supports and shoe repair we offer here at Corey’s Bootery for customers all throughout the greater Kalamazoo area.

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Custom Orthotics to Ease Knee and Back Pain


In this month’s blog post, we want to discuss the effects that feet can have on the spine, and how custom orthotics and proper arch support can help ease your back pain in a matter of hours.

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The Importance of Diabetic Footwear


For individuals living with diabetes, taking care of their feet is crucial to maintain overall health and prevent complications. 

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Finding the Right Orthopedic Shoe Solution for You


When it comes to your feet, it’s important to prevent damage before it happens rather than waiting and trying to fix something after the fact. They’re your feet, after all; you really only get the two of them.

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Diabetic Footwear

Protect Feet in Winter with Diabetic Footwear


The cold, winter months can be hard on our hands and feet, so having the proper diabetic footwear is especially important during this time of year for those dealing with diabetic foot troubles. From drying out our skin to causing joints to tighten up from the cold, there are a variety of issues that the winter months bring with them that those with diabetes can protect themselves against with the proper care.

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Orthopedic Shoes

How Orthopedic Shoes Help Customers Walk with Confidence


There are a variety of problems that can cause difficulty in walking, but Corey’s Bootery offers orthopedic shoes to help our customers overcome these problems and walk again with confidence. Some of our customers face discomfort daily because of a medical issue, differently shaped feet, and more. It is our goal to reduce any discomfort or pain that they may face to zero, allowing them to go where they want without foot pain.

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Arch Supports

What is Arch Support and Why is it Important?


When we at Corey’s Bootery tell patients they need arch supports in their shoes, they may not fully understand what they entail. From custom orthotics to shoes that are picked out and recommended by certified pedorthists and crafted by experienced shoesmiths. Corey’s Bootery provides a variety of ways for customers to get arch supports that their feet might need to ensure that they can always get around pain-free.

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Shoe Repair in Kalamazoo

Shoes Repair in Kalamazoo Gets Plans Back on Track


When troubles with your shoe are a cause for concern for you, shoe repair in Kalamazoo at Corey’s Bootery can be the perfect solution to solve your problems. Whether you have a big business meeting coming up, are going to be on stage and need your shoes for a performance, or any other urgent event, Corey’s Bootery can help your shoes get the professional fix they need.

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Custom Orthotics

Find Comfort and Warmth this Winter with Custom Orthotics and Boots


Offering individuals the best overall foot comfort experience, Corey’s Bootery can provide custom orthotics and boots to anyone looking for comfort and warmth this winter and beyond. As temperatures keep dropping toward the first official day of winter, it is important to have the proper footwear in the upcoming season to stay warm and keep your feet dry. We carry some of the best boots in the business and can help you find the perfect style and fit to ensure a comfortable boot-wearing experience.

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Diabetic Socks

Find Overall Foot Comfort with Effective Diabetic Socks


Those that suffer from diabetes know that when you have foot neuropathy as a condition, you want effective solutions that you can count on, and the diabetic socks from Corey’s Bootery can help you live more comfortably like you are meant to. Approved by our doctors and designed to ease the conditions that those with diabetes face, Spenco diabetic socks are the brand designed and manufactured to best help those in need. With years of experience providing customers with the best diabetic socks for their conditions, Corey’s Bootery can also provide you with the diabetic socks you need, when you need them.

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Shoes for Plantar Fasciitis

Modify Shoes for Plantar Fasciitis for the Best Comfort


Shoes for plantar fasciitis can be a great first step to a more comfortable step for those suffering from plantar fasciitis, but modifications to these shoes can make each step perfect. Corey’s Bootery has worked with customers suffering from a wide variety of foot troubles, and we have the capabilities and tools at the ready to make any adjustments that those dealing with foot pain might need. Anyone can get around in style and pain free by getting plantar fasciitis shoes that have been modified by our team.

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Plantar Fasciitis Shoes

Relieve Feet During Trips Using Plantar Fasciitis Shoes


With warmer weather quickly making its way back to us once again, we are all going to be out and about more, and that is when those with foot pains can benefit most from plantar fasciitis shoes. Long walks down a pier at the beach, roaming the downtown shopping center, and more can be made much more enjoyable when those suffering from plantar fasciitis have some relief provided by their footwear. Corey’s Bootery carries all the brands that those with foot pains could need to help them stay comfortable through summer and beyond.

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Diabetic Shoes

Comfortably Get Back On Your Feet in the New Year with Diabetic Shoes


Now that we have all had the time to sit back and relax during the holiday season, anyone suffering from daily diabetic foot pains can comfortably get back on their feet in the New Year with diabetic shoes. COVID has had many of us sitting around the house more than usual this last year, and the holidays are often a time where we relax with the family. So, if you are making a commitment to lose a few extra pounds in the New Year or simply want to get up and moving as your resolution, consider the footwear from Corey’s Bootery for your diabetic footwear needs.

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