Are your bunions bothering you? Bunions are an acquired deformity of the big toe joint which can be very painful in certain shoes and reduce your efficiency in running and walking. Shoes have traditionally got the blame for this condition but, although too tight shoes certainly don’t help, the fact is you inherit them…

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  We are currently offering a limited face to face appointment service at our Practice. This will require prior assessment before you can come in so please call us on 01580 211133 if you want to book an appointment. Our main concern is your health and safety, and we are doing all we can to…

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An athlete with foot pain sitting on grass

Up to 80% of the population will suffer from foot and ankle pain at some point in their lives. Whether caused by a sporting injury, a painful corn or an ingrown toe nail, foot and ankle pain can stop us from doing the exercise activites we love, whether that is going for a run, a…

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What is Athlete’s Foot?   Athlete’s foot is caused by a micro-fungus which infects the skin. The skin can become itchy, red and sore or white soggy and cracked in between the toes. It can spread to the nails, causing a fungal nail infection which can be very hard to treat. I’m no athlete! How did…

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Calluses are a normal thickening of the skin of the foot in response to generalised pressure on the skin. If they are not uncomfortable they are best left alone as they do offer some protection. If painful they can be removed painlessly with a sharp scalpel by a Podiatrist. Corns are a very localised thickening…

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