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The Omega Laser: Everything You Need To Know

13th January 2020

Omega laser therapy is an effective treatment for verrucas but what is it, and how does it work? Here’s everything you need to know about this pain free therapy. What is laser therapy? Low level laser therapy involves the controlled delivery of light in short bursts, which penetrates the skin. This stimulates the body’s natural […]

In The Shoes Of A Local Podiatrist For The Day

In The Shoes Of A Local Podiatrist For The Day

30th December 2019

Being a podiatrist is a varied, busy and satisfying role. Offering foot health care to the community and keeping you moving is a vital job! But what does a local podiatrist do on a day-to-day basis? Step inside our shoes for the day… First things first… Before setting off for work, we make sure we […]

I Have Foot Problems What Should I Do

I Have Foot Problems – What Should I do?

23rd December 2019

Here are a few awesome foot facts that you might not have known: Nearly a quarter of all of the bones in our body are in our feet The average person walks 110,000 miles in their lifetime Each foot takes 1.5 times your body weight while you walk Abnormalities or pain in the feet can […]

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What Is A Podiatrist And When Should I Visit One?

16th December 2019

You might not have come across the term ‘podiatrist’ before, but they’re extremely important for your health. So what is a podiatrist, and when should you visit one? What is a podiatrist? A podiatrist is a medical specialist who can help with problems with your feet or lower legs. Podiatrists need to have completed a […]

what is the best verruca treatment

What Is The Best Verruca Treatment?

9th December 2019

Verrucas can be unsightly, painful and embarrassing, so when one appears, finding the best treatment is top of most people’s lists. Which is the best verruca treatment? What is a verruca? Warts are small lumps on the skin which are caused by the human papilloma virus (HPV). A wart on the sole of your foot is […]

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Is Accreditation Important When Choosing A Podiatrist?

2nd December 2019

Podiatrists are healthcare professionals who treat problems with the feet and lower limbs. Also known as chiropodists, they are able to deal with a wide range of issues such as infected toenails, verrucas and heel pain.  How do you choose a podiatrist? If you are struggling with problems with your feet, a podiatrist is the […]

LCN Toenail reconstruction

23rd May 2019

Toenail Reconstruction – LCN Wilde-Pedique A highly effective toenail correction system, comprising an extremely elastic UV nail gel that adapts to the movements of the toe. Its unique adhesive properties mean that good results can be achieved, even on thick layers of skin where a toenail may be missing or on scaly nail surfaces. It […]

Robert Weighill Associate Podiatrist

Robert our podiatrist is now full time

8th August 2018

We are really pleased to announce that Robert, one of our highly skilled podiatrists has been persuaded to join us full time. Robert had gained quite a following while just working for us on Saturdays so when extra days became available we were very happy to have him join the team in the week too. […]

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Verruca Microwave Therapy

28th June 2018

Swift Microwave Therapy   There is a new way of treating stubborn verrucas now available. We can even treat unsightly warts on hands with this equipment. Swift microwave therapy is a quick and effective treatment that treats even the most difficult verruca’s that have been there for years.The latest research shows it to be 83% effective, […]