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Is My Podiatrist HPC Registered?

UPDATE: The HPC has now become the HCPC.

All podiatrists must be registered with the Health Professions Council (HPC) to be able to practice. The HPC ensures that all podiatrists keep their skills up to date with a continual professional development programme. This means that your podiatrist will be able to advise you on conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes and stroke, all of which can have an effect on your feet.

Our Senior Podiatrist – Julia Price is registered with the HPC (registration number CH15139) and you can confirm Julia’s registration on the HPC’s website.

Edited: March 22nd, 2011

What Is The Difference Between A Podiatrist And A Chiropodist?

One question that is frequently asked is what is the difference between a Podiatrist and a Chiropodist? Well put simply, podiatry is the new name for chiropody. A podiatrist can carry out biomechanical assessments, perform nail surgery, as well as cutting your nails and taking care of your corns and calluses. find new domain . Also, technically chiropody covers both hands and feet, where as podiatry covers just feet. Podiatry is also the word used in other English speaking countries.

Edited: March 21st, 2011

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