Chiropody & Podiatry
There are many reasons for you to choose our team of podiatrists and chiropodists at The Centre, Harlow. We guarantee that all our podiatrists are HCPC registered, members of the Royal Society of Chiropodists & Podiatrists, and, at the very least, hold the minimum of a BSc (Hons) degree qualification in podiatry. This means you will always receive the highest level of care. Our podiatrists will work with you, to achieve the best possible treatment outcome.
We offer a range of services Podiatry services that are suitable for everybody. Whether you are young or old, an amateur or elite athlete - our podiatrists at The Centre, Harlow can help you!
An ingrowing toenail is where a piece of nail pierces the skin of the toe. It can feel as if you have a splinter, and be extremely painful and inflamed or infected. In more severe cases, it can cause pus and bleeding.
Corns and Callus
Corns and calluses are areas of thick, dry skin that develop when skin is exposed to excessive pressure or friction, usually due to poor fitting footwear.
Fungal Nail Infections
A fungal nail is an infection of the nail plate, it is not considered harmful, however it is often unsightly, if left untreated the infection can spread to other toes and to the nail matrix
Verrucae are plantar warts that commonly occur on the soles of the feet or around the toe area. They are caused by the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV), which is contagious through direct person-to-person contact.
Cracked Heels and Dry Skin
Cracked heels develop when the skin around your heels splits apart. A mixture of dryness and pressure lead to cracked heels. If left untreated, these tears can grow into deeper cracks.
General Foot Care
Regular visits to your podiatrist can help keep any hard skin, cracked heels, thickened or long nails becoming a problem.