My name is Alan Cawthorne and I’m a HCPC (Health and Care Professions Council) registered Podiatrist and a member of the ‘College of Podiatry’. Podiatrists are the 'Lower Limb Specialists'! We are to legs and feet, as dentists are to teeth!
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Member of the College of Podiatry
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.
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.
I’ve Moved Again! From February 2022, my Chiropody / Podiatry Clinic has moved to the Acklam Green Centre, Stainsby Road, Middlesbrough, TS5 4JS. The clinic room is now on the ground floor, just a short distance from the front entreance, with easy access for wheelchair users, and people with mobility…
My wife Sharon Cawthorne has a Degree in acupuncture and deals heavily with musculoskeletal problems including back and leg pain, frozen shoulders, neck problems etc. Many of these issues can stem from lower limb bio mechanical dysfunctions. Common problems I deal with are heel and forefoot pain, shin splints and…