Swift is a new technology, developed in the UK, which has been licenced for the general treatment of skin lesions in Podiatry and Dermatology. Swift uses microwave energy which is delivered through a special probe applied to the skin to treat the affected tissue.
With this method, fungus can be killed effectively on both toenails and fingernails. This non-invastive treatment kills 99.99% of all bacteria with no side effects, no resistances and has a 90% success rate in severe fungal infections.
The entire procedure can be performed in around 45 minutes. Under anaesthetic, the in growing section of the nail is removed painlessly, and the appropriate part of the nail is prevented from regrowing.
This is the field of Podiatry that combines the disciplines of biology and engineering and utilizes the tools of physics, mathematics, and engineering in order to maintain, optimize or correct the body in motion. It is used in conjunction with Gait analysis.
Gait analysis is the identification of posture and movement-related problems. These problems can be addressed with a combination of physical therapy and orthotics.
Sports Podiatry helps to prevent injuries to the upper leg, knee lower leg, ankle and foot using gait analysis techniques, orthotics, rehab and footwear advice. We also provide an athlete with the tools needed to quickly return to sport after a lower limb injury.
Managing joints, connective and soft tissue conditions including, osteo and rheumatoid arthritis, gout, polymyalgia rheumatica and ankylosing spondylitis through pressure relief and biomechanics.
Concerned with the foot and its development within childhood, podopaediatrics requires detailed knowledge of genetics, psychological development and management at home and school.
Cosmetic Podiatry is an emerging field in podiatric care that addresses the aesthetic and functional concerns of the feet. This can include problems with the appearance, smell, structure, and health of the nails and feet.
For many people, the appearance and odour of their feet and toenails can be a significant source of embarrassment and discomfort. We can provide our patients with a comprehensive range of procedures to address this.
Our treatment products are designed by podiatrists with the sole aim of enhancing and maintaining the health and appearance of your feet.