Podiatry (Chiropody)

Podiatry (Chiropody)

What is Podiatry (Chiropody)?

The assessment, diagnosis, treatment and management of problems of the feet, ankles and lower limbs. Podiatrists undertake the same work as Chiropodists but often have additional training in the management of more complex foot and ankle conditions and are able to undertake biomechanical assessment.

It is often assumed that Podiatrists/Chiropodists only perform simple procedures such as nail clipping but the reality is our podiatrist at Truly Therapeutic Sarah Wilson is a caring, friendly, highly trained professional who deals expertly with all areas of foot care.

  • Treatments and procedures include
  • General foot health and upkeep (see specific conditions below)
  • Treatment for acute foot conditions
  • Palliative foot care for anyone at risk
  • Wound management and vascular assessment
  • Diabetic treatments
  • Foot care management training sessions
  • Provision of standard orthotics

Specific areas addressed include

  • Nail cutting clipping
  • In-growing toenails,
  • Callous and corn removal,
  • Verruca advice and or treatment,
  • Fungal advice and treatment,
  • Monitoring and treatment of any other foot problems/pain in the foot
  • The management /assessment of chronic long term conditions inc. diabetes, poor circulation and rheumatoid arthritis
  • And more…

 

PODIATRY(CHIROPODY) CHARGES

Initial consultation and treatment - £25 for 30mins

Follow Up treatments - £25 - 30 mins

Follow Up treatments - £35 - 45mins

(All charges include the cost of dressings/padding etc if they are needed)

 

 

Basic Nail Cutting Service

We offer a shorter appointment for those requiring basic nail cutting only. 

This service is NOT recommended if you have any signs of -  

  • Infections to the toe or nail.
  • Thickness to nails which requires use of a podiatry drill
  • Corns or callous
  • This service does not supply dressings.

Should you require treatment for any of the list above a full podiatry/chriopody appointment is needed.

Basic Nail Cutting Appointment £18

 

 

 

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Latest News

Sep 14, 2019

We are delighted to let you know about new services we have available!

1 hour Antenatal Massage

Kathryn our Sports Rehabiltation Therapist is now offering 1 hour Antenatal Massage. This is alongside her specialist training in Postnatal assessment, rehabilitation and Pilates. For more information please see our Massage page or Postnatal Pilates pages.

Neurological Rehabilitation

Debbie Olujic has joined the team and alongside her MSK and Pilates skills she is also highly trained in the assessment of treatment of neurological problems including post stroke care and parkinsons.

Equipment Pilates

Having completed our building renovations we now have a dedicated Pilates gym room and we are now offering small group and 1:1 sessions on our brand new Pilates equipment - we have 3 reformers, arc barrels and other pieces of equipment to offer a fantastic service for all levels of exercise and rehabilitation. For more information please go to out Equipment Pilates page.


Aug 5, 2019

Say hello to the newest member of the Truly Therapeutic Team - Debbie Olujic.

We are delighted to welcome Debbie into the team. She brings a wealth of experience from her previous NHS and private work specialising in MSK, neurology, exercise classes for people with stroke and Parkinsons, rheumatology, older peoples care and rehabilitation.

Debbie is also trained in APPI Pilates, Yoga, Tai Chi and Meditation/Relaxation.


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