The following links may be useful for GPs, physiotherapists and other professionals in treating foot and ankle patients

On this website:

A guide for GPs: Forefoot problems

A guide for GPs: Midfoot problems

A guide for GPs: Hindfoot and ankle problems

A guide for GPs: Paediatric foot and ankle problems 

Patient information


Further patient information can be found from the British Foot and Ankle Society



Accommodative Shoes

Many patients have found the following companies produce comfortable and accommodative footwear:

Hotter shoes - call 0800 083 8490

Shoe tailor - call 07812 318000

MBT shoes - trainers with a slight rocker bottom which are good for ankle arthritis, hallux rigidus and mid foot arthritis - call  0845 450 3702


Limbo cast protectors

For patients in plaster cast, Limbo cast protectors help keep them dry in the shower. They have a mail order service. Call 01243 753217


StrideOn wheeled walking aid 

A clever kneeling stool on wheels, the StrideOn allows a patient to be non-weightbearing without the need to use crutches.


Strideon will rent a walker for the duration of your recovery. They will deliver and collect to the patient's home. 

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