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Chiropody and Podiatry Services

Your Chiropodist can help you with most conditions of the foot and lower leg. Here are a list of some of the common foot conditions your Chiropodist, or also now known as Podiatrist can help you with:  Toe nail cutting, in-growing toe nails, thickened nails, corns, callus, verrucae, dry skin and Athletes foot.   Podiatry and…

Bournemouth Podiatry Attends Annual Podiatry and Chiropody Conference

This years visit to the Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists annual conference highlighted many of the advances in the medical field and how they can relate to the foot.   With guest speakers from a variety of medical specialities including genetics, bio-engineering and technology,  a key note speaker by a leading veterinary surgeon on limb replacements,…

Chiropody Seasonal footwear

Throughout the year and on a daily basis our feet experience changes.  From changes in temperature as in summer and winter to local environment changes such as footwear, going from shoes, to boots to trainers to flip flops.   However,  many people are still left wonder why they get changes to the skin on their feet. …

Your feet are the foundation of your body

When your feet feel under strain, often it can make your whole body feel a little out of sync.  Imbalance in the foot can have a knock on effect in the muscles and joints of the body elsewhere in the body.   Most people go about suffering foot pain and fatigue when the don’t need to. …

Summer Skin Care

  Your Podiatrist or Chiropodist is the key person in Dorset to consult with all issues feet.  In Bournemouth, Christchurch, Ringwood and Southbourne the outdoors lifestyle is important to many.   But how many people take a closer look at their feet in the summer months.  There is a variety of skin conditions that can affect…

Chiropody-Treatments for feet

Your Chiropodist, in Bournemouth, Southbourne or Christchurch Dorset, may be the first health care practitioner to call on when you suspect you may need advice regards your feet. Chiropody (also more recently known as Podiatry) is the profession that deals with foot health and foot care related issues. Your Chiropodist and Podiatrist in Bournemouth, Southbourne…

Diabetic feet, Diabetic footcare

Your Podiatrist in Dorset, Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole may be the number one health professional to call on when it comes to advice on Diabetic foot care and foot health.   The diabetic foot usually requires a little more care and vigilance, so ensuring you gain regular professional foot checks is the recommended way to keep…

Ski Season Podiatry

In Bournemouth, Christchurch, Dorset and Hampshire, Skiing is one of those activities that is very popular.  We have easy access to the Alps and the Pyrenees, and the Nordic Countries are not too far either.    In Dorset we have ski centres in Christchurch and West Dorset in Warmwell.  Getting the most out of your…

The right shoes for you

At Bournemouth Podiatry, we feel that the correct footwear choice can not only make a difference in your day, but can make the difference between comfort and discomfort, prevention of injury to the foot in the long or the short term or the difference between winning or losing at sport. Your podiatrist is one of…

Podiatrist or Chiropodist

We are often asked in clinic  ‘what is the difference between a Podiatrist or Chiropodist?’  Essentially a Podiatrist is the new title for the Profession of Chiropody.  The title Podiatrist is used to refer to health practitioners of the foot.  Podiatrists in the UK will have studied to a BSc Honours degree level to be…

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