What to Expect at your appointment
A General Chiropody appointment:
This relaxing treatment, which is suitable for all, begins with feet being cleaned, the Podiatrist will then carry out an extensive foot health assessment and will take time to understand any concerns you have about your feet. From this assessment any foot problems are identified and appropriate treatment is carried out, which may include:
- Nail trimming and treatment of common nail problems.
- Gentle reduction of dry, callous skin and removal of corns; and a
- Relaxing foot massage with moisturiser.
Finally you can discuss your future foot care needs.
Podiatry foot care - treatment for the following:
- Heel pain
- Plantar facitits
- Flat feet
- Hammer toes
- Limb leg discrepancy
A variety of techniques are used to treat these conditions and you may be recommended to have a full biomechanical assessment which involves a complex evaluation of the feet, legs and body position whilst weight bearing and non-weight bearing.
The information gained from a biomechanical assessment forms the basis for a an orthotic prescription to help correct the cause of the problem.
We offer a free 10 minute consultation for any concerns that you would like to discuss