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Welcome to Axis Podiatry®

Assessment, diagnosis and treatment for problems of the foot and associated structures FOR ATHLETES, CLUBS AND INDIVIDUALS.

As a doctorate level podiatrist with over 15 years NHS experience and over 10 years experience working in professional sport, I will assess your biomechanics and advise how to correct them depending on your level of activity, occupation and footwear, resulting in a decrease or elimination of symtoms such as foot & ankle, lower limb or back pain.

Biomechanical Assessment

A special assessment which enables me to decide which is the most appropriate method to improve and support the way you walk.
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GaitScan Analysis

Complimentary to the Biomechanical assessment, this system analyses gait and detects unusual foot functions which may be affecting other parts of the body.
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Orthotic Prescription

Using my knowledge and experience I will design an orthotic prescription taking in to consideration the podiatric biomechanical assessment, the results of the Gaitscan, the sport you are involved in and your preferred footwear. [Read More]

Doctorate Research

My published research on the use of foot orthoses for chronic low back pain means I have the expertise to treat this debilitating condition with great success.
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Armaskin UK – ‘The Evidence’

ArmaSkin Final Report V2 This is my final blog of 2017 and is all about the Armaskin anti-blister socks I have been lucky enough [read more]

Buying School Shoes; it’s really not that difficult

I know I’m a podiatrist so buying shoes for my kids is probably easier for me than most mums but I was surprised at [read more]

Access to Prescription Only Medicines (POMs)

It has now been confirmed and is official on the HCPC register that I can sell and/or supply a number of prescription only medicines. [read more]

Chorley FM

So tomorrow morning, Saturday the 22nd of April I will be chatting to the lovely Ruth Hoyle on the Chorley fm breakfast show at [read more]