Podiatry (Foot Specialists)

Podiatry focuses on the assessment and treatment of foot and lower limb disorders.  Throughout our lives, we take many thousands of steps and it is estimated that about 70% of us will suffer from a foot problem during our lives.

Whether you have a bunion or sports injury, we can care for your feet from diagnosis through to treatment and rehabilitation.  We offer outpatient clinics with Consultant Podiatric Surgeons, supported by our onsite Diagnostic Service for imaging and chartered physiotherapists.  Your consultant also has access to other specialists within the hospital including our Orthopaedic Surgeons, to work with and refer to as appropriate.

Our consultants specialise in:

  • Arthritis of the big toe and other joints
  • Biomechanical assessment
  • Bunion surgery
  • Collapsed arches
  • Diabetic foot complications
  • Flat feet
  • Foot pressure analysis
  • Foot surgery
  • Gait disorders and analysis
  • Hallux Valgus (deformity of the big toe)
  • Heel pain
  • High-arched feet
  • Morton’s Neuroma (enlarged nerve between the toes)
  • Osteoarthritis of the foot
  • Rheumatoid foot problems
  • Sports injuries
  • Steroid injections
  • Surgery for ingrowing nails
  • Tenson and other soft tissue surgery
  • Toe surgery

Podiatry (Foot Specialists) Consultants