Nail care, including cutting and filing, callus and corn removal. We also give advice on suitable footwear and foot care.
We look closely for abnormalities and diagnose a wide range of problems associated with poor foot function. We can investigate the underlying possible causes of your foot and ankle pain, which may have led to knee and even back pain. Orthotics may be prescribed to help alleviate symptoms and improve walking.
Diabetic Foot Health Management
A routine podiatry treatment with specialist diabetes advice including vascular and neurological testing. Footwear and foot care advice.
This can be used to treat a variety of tissue lesions using an extremely low temperature to destroy abnormal or diseased tissue. We use liquid nitrogen to predominantly treat verrucas. A consultation is required to discuss all suitable treatments.
MINOR SURGICAL PROCEDURES
We can carry out podiatry treatments within your home if you are unable to leave your home for medical reasons.
Ingrown toenails can be so deep and infected that we cannot remove them with routine treatment. A local anesthetic is used to resect the offending nail from the root. This usually take 5-10 days to heal.
Partial or Total Avulsion
This is a permanent procedure where the toe is anesthetised and a section of the nail is removed from the root and a chemical is used to destroy the root. This is 98% successful with no regrowth. This can take 4-6 weeks to heal and the end result is aesthetically pleasing. We can also remove the wholes toe nail if it is damaged. A consultation is required prior to surgery.