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Below are articles on interesting activities and events undertaken or attended by members of The Footcare Centre team.

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80% Of Diabetic Foot Amputations Avoidable

This blog discusses the recent news coverage and rise in lower limb amputations in patients with diabetes in the UK and how foot pressure plate ...
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Peroneals

This blog discusses a brief overview of the structure function and action of the peroneal tendons. The peroneals refer to a muscle group located on...
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Compartment Syndrome

Compartment syndrome is a condition seen at The Footcare Centre especially amongst patients who do repetitive exercise. It is a condition that is often misdiagnosed...
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David Good Attends College of Podiatry Conference- Glasgow 2016

Quiz Night
As you can see from Nikki’s recent blog post that the team of Podiatrists including the Directors from The Footcare Centre attended our...
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Nikki Brook Attends Glasgow Conference

Having just attended this year’s Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists (SCP) Annual Conference held in Glasgow over the 17-19 November I thought I would share...
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The Footcare Centre working in conjunction with Weybridge Sports

Over the last couple of months ourselves and Weybridge Sports have had meetings in which training has been supplied and projects have been discussed, so...
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The Footcare Centre welcomes Paul Sen to the team

In July 2016 The Footcare Centre welcomed Paul Sen to the team. It’s only been a couple of months since I joined the Footcare centre...
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David Good visits Canada

In May 2016 I visited The Footcare Centre @ Niagara Falls over four fun packed days. In this time my main objective was to see ...
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Podiatric Acupuncture

This blog discusses use of Acupuncture within podiatry. On the 4th of April 2016 Anuj Soni will be attending a two part acupuncture course...
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Ganglion / Cyst

A ganglion is a small cyst that contains a thick jelly-like material. It looks and feels like a smooth lump under the skin. It is...
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Podiatrists join the Faculty of Podiatric Medicine

3 Podiatrists from The Footcare Centre join the Faculty of Podiatric Medicine within the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow. On 24th...
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ABPI – ankle brachial pressure index tool

This blog discusses what is involved and how useful the ankle brachial pressure index tool is for patients with vascular disease.   What is the...
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Lupus – how podiatric management can be beneficial

According to Lupus UK (2000) “Lupus is an autoimmune disease, a type of self-allergy, whereby the patient’s immune system creates antibodies which, instead of protecting...
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Franc Pirc to leave The Footcare Centre

It is with great sadness but also much nervous excitement that I leave my patients and colleagues at The Footcare Centre as I begin a...
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Foot posture index

This blog discusses a free assessment that The Footcare Centre offers to determine the position of your feet to see if they are attributed to...
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