hannah rycroft - podiatry background feet
hannah rycroft - podiatry background feet

Podiatry

A Podiatrist is a health professional who deals with the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of medical conditions of the feet and lower limbs. Their specialist skills are used to treat minor infections/ailments, defects and injuries, as well as conditions and symptoms relating to other major health disorders to maintain normal mobility and independence.

The term Podiatrist is protected,which means that the title can only be used by practitioners who are registered with the HCPC (regulatory body for all Allied Health Professions). Registration is dependent upon successful completion of a recognised course of training and a commitment to continued professional education.