My name is Alan Cawthorne and I’m a HCPC (Health and Care Professions Council) registered Podiatrist and a member of the ‘Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists’. Podiatrists are the 'Lower Limb Specialists'! We are to legs and feet, as dentists are to teeth!
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Member of the Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists
I love my job, it is very rewarding to see people have comfort put back into their feet and regain mobility.
I’ve been practicing since September 2012 running my own private clinics in Middlesbrough and Helmsley. I've previously worked part-time for the NHS, as a Musculo-Skeletal specialist, helping people leg, knee, ankle and foot pain.
Most people who have heel pain seek advice from one of two people. Their own doctor, or more commonly these days, Doctor Google! Unfortunately, a correct diagnosis can only be made with the correct questions being asked, and after a good history has been taken. Most people with heel pain…
I am delighted to announce that from 3rd September 2018 I will be practising from my brand new clinic in Acklam Hall, Middlesbrough. Appointments will be available on Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday morning in this stunning 300 year old Grade I listed building. With plentiful parking and state of…
Verrucae are probably amongst the most common foot infection amongst children and young adults, along with athletes foot, however, they are notoriously difficult to treat. There’s a whole range of products on the market, and an even greater list of ‘complementary therapies’ which can be discovered if you give the…
Healthy feet make for happy, healthy people. The most common foot complaints I encounter in walkers and people who enjoy regular exercise are athletes foot, hard skin and blisters. With some simple precautions, these can be reduced to a minimum.