Podiatry & Chiropody

About Podiatry and Chiropody in Reading

Podiatry (also known as chiropody) is the diagnosis and treatment by podiatrists (chiropodists) of diseases and other disorders of the feet. Podiatrists are highly skilled health professionals who have been trained to prevent, diagnose, treat and rehabilitate abnormal conditions of the feet and lower limbs. They also prevent and correct deformity, keep people mobile and active, relieve pain and treat infections.
We offer a very effective treatment for verrucas – with the new SWIFT treatment – click here for more information.
Common foot problems:
  • Athlete’s Foot
  • Bunions/toe deformities
  • Callus/hard skin
  • Chilblains
  • Corns
  • Diabetes
  • Gout
  • Heel Pain
  • Ingrowing Toenails
  • Verrucae
  • Bio-mechanical problems affecting the foot, knee, hip or back.
Our fully trained podiatrists can also offer nail surgery and nail reconstruction – call us to find out more.
Bio-mechanical assessments of the lower limb can be carried out and “off the peg” or custom made orthoses can be prescribed if required.
Lloyd Clark Morris BSc (Hons) MChS, HPC Registered Podiatrist. See Our Team for his biography. We are based in Theale near Reading.
 
  • Bio-mechanical Assessment Service

    Bio-mechanical Assessment Service Our fully trained and experienced therapists are able to provide a thorough Bio-mechanical assessment for those who are suffering from foot pain or other discomfort where that discomfort is thought to be due to poor foot function or biomechanics. Common Conditions These include:- Heel Pain i.e. Plantar Fasciitis Forefoot pain i.e. Neuroma,

  • Fungal Nail Treatment

    Fungal Nail Treatment with Clearanail Onychomycosis more commonly known as ‘Fungal Nail’ is the same infection as Athletes Foot but is located under the toe nails. While tablets may work for up to 40% of patients, GP’s are often reluctant to prescribe them as they can have severe side effects. Other topical solutions can be

  • Nail Reconstruction

    LCN Nail Reconstruction The Theale Wellbeing Podiatry team are able to provide a Nail Reconstruction Service. This is a technique which involves the application of Wilde Pedique UV gel which is specially designed for toe nails. Wilde Pedique gel is an elastic gel resin which bonds well with the existing nail and also contains micro

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