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Who You Gonna Call?

  We all know that there is only one answer to this question if you have problems with a ghoulish ethereal being. Yes, it’s the Ghostbusters. And if you have problems with your teeth, then it’s the Dentist. So why is it not the same for problems with feet? Why is there not one answer…

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Save a foot, Save a life

  Just 3 weeks ago a new patient came to my clinic with a hole in his foot. Yes, you read it correctly – a HOLE! It was as if someone had gouged out a grape-sized piece of flesh under the ball of the foot. Can you imagine how deep that would be? It was…

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A day in the life of a Podiatrist

Sometimes other Health Care Professionals (HCPs) spend a day with us at Health First Foot & Gait Clinic, and they are always surprised at the range of problems we deal with and the extent of our training, knowledge, skills, and experience. As an example, a Foot Health Professional (FHP) recently visited us and gained valuable…

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Good Podiatrists Never Stop Learning

Do you remember your 12th birthday? It’s that last one before you are officially a teenager. The one where you are two thirds of the way to adulthood with all of the excitement and fears growing inside you. My son is at that pre-teens stage, and my focus is to encourage a lifelong love of…

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Jonathan Small Family Podiatrist with a model leg skeleton

Treatment of Plantar Fasciitis / Heel Pain

Welcome to the last in a series of 3 articles about plantar fasciitis that I hope will help you understand the processes involved in achieving resolution of this often frustrating and sometimes debilitating foot condition. In this article we will look at treating the problem. To keep terminology simple, I will use the label “heel…

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Jonathan Small Family Podiatrist with a model leg skeleton

Diagnosis of Plantar Fasciitis / Heel Pain

Welcome to the second in a series of 3 articles about plantar fasciitis that I hope will help you understand the processes involved in achieving resolution of this often frustrating and sometimes debilitating foot condition. In this article we will look at diagnosis of the problem. To keep terminology simple, I will use the label…

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Jonathan Small Family Podiatrist with a model leg skeleton

Assessment of Plantar Fasciitis / Heel Pain

Welcome to the first of a series of 3 articles about plantar fasciitis that I hope will help you understand the processes involved in achieving resolution of this often frustrating and sometimes debilitating foot condition. In this article we will look at assessment of the problem. To keep terminology simple, I will use the label…

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Celebrations & flowers for our 6000th registered patient

This week saw our 6000th patient register for assessment/treatment at Health First Foot & Gait Clinic in Southam, Warwickshire Yes 6000 is a large number, but not as large a number as the nearly 12000 different feet (allowing for the occasional missing foot/leg) of which we have checked the vascularity (circulation) for instance, or the…

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A patient with corns on their toes

Corns

    Are you troubled by hard corns, soft corns or seed corns? Don’t just treat them, get them permanently cured.   For Advice or Appointments Get in Touch

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A patient with verrucae on their toes and feet

Verrucas

Verrucas or verrucae can be painful and infectious. A variety of treatments are available to stop them from spreading. For Advice or Appointments Get in Touch

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