Podiatry and Chiropody in
Staines and Egham
Staines and Egham, podiatry and chiropody are terms used interchangeably to refer to the same profession. Podiatry/Chiropody is a branch of healthcare that specializes in the diagnosis, treatment, while foot health Practitioners are able to perform minor treatments with a different qualification.
Podiatrists/Chiropodists in the UK are trained healthcare professionals who hold a degree in podiatry/chiropody while Foot health Practitioners hold a Diploma in foot care. They work in a variety of healthcare settings, including hospitals, clinics, and private practices.
Podiatrists/Chiropodists are trained to diagnose and treat a wide range of foot and ankle conditions, including skin and nail problems, foot injuries, and musculoskeletal problems. They may also provide advice on foot care.
podiatrists/chiropodists may also work in the prevention of foot problems, especially in high-risk populations such as people with diabetes and the elderly. Foot Health Practitioners are more likely to provide routine foot care such as callus removal and nail cuts.
In summary, podiatry/chiropody and Foot Health Practitioners provide different aspects of foot treatment we are able to cover Staines and Egham area to discuss what is best for you.
What conditions treated by Podiatry / Chiropody and FHP
Cover Staines Egham and Ashford
Mobile - we come to you
Chiropody and Podiatry systems used to monitor return visits
We will advise over the phone if you require a FHP Chiropodist / Podiatrist, FHP or GP.
We come to you and and bring everything we need, no need to soak your feet as the Chiropodist / Podiatrist FHP will use the latest tools for treatment
once the Podiatrist / Chiropodist or FHP has accessed your needs we will provide treatment, all we ask is for you to sit somewhere you are comfortable.
once treatment is finished the chiropodist / podiatrist or FHP will advise on a plan of action if needed and offer another appointment if wanted
Established over 8 years and working with Chiropodist / Podiatrist and FHP our team is able to provide a great service with a wealth of knowledge in a setting for you. We are mainly Mobile based meaning we come to you and enter the house. if you feel you may want us to provide service elsewhere we also have a clinic on wheels soon to be established at multiple sites in Egham, Staines and Ashford and also able to come to you.
Our Chiropodist / Podiatrist and FHP are fully insured and DBS checked so you can feel comfortable with the person you are seeing
Although are Chiropodist / Podiatrist and FHP are located in the Staines Egham and Ashford areas been mobile means we can travel to you without you worrying where we are. we cover the Surrey area including Kingston, Sunbury, Walton, Slough, Maidenhead and more. Our FHP Chiropodist and Podiatrist will travel for 30 minutes out of Egham, Staines and Ashford town centres.
Foot Cream Challenge
Chiropodists apply foot cream for several reasons. One of the primary reasons is to moisturize and nourish the skin on the feet. Dry skin on the feet can lead to discomfort, pain, and even infections, so it's important to keep the feet moisturized and healthy.
Foot cream also helps to prevent and treat common foot problems such as blisters, calluses, and corns. Regular use of foot cream can help to soften and reduce these issues, making it easier to walk and stand for extended periods.
Chiropodists also apply foot cream as part of a treatment plan for specific foot conditions. For example, foot creams containing urea can help to treat thickened or dry skin, while creams containing tea tree oil can be used to treat fungal infections such as athlete's foot.
Take hold of the Foot Cream Challenge by Moisturising everyday, avoiding unnecessary trips to the Chiropodist / Doctor and keeping those feet and legs in pristine condition.