We treat just about anything that can go wrong with a foot. Treatments include:
Our resident Harley Street consultant Mr Sajjad Afzal SRCh MBCP MChs DPodM, has been practising for over 25 years, as well as working from the Reebok Club he is urrently consulting at The London Clinic and Podiatry First Ltd.
All patients are fully assessed at the initial consultation, from this;
When you run, your feet experience up to six times the normal force they feel when you walk. It is no wonder that many problems occur when people start becoming serious about sport or even dance and aerobics.
Podiatrists assess foot structure. If your foot bones are not in the right position, many symptoms can arise. These can include:
Treatment is aimed at getting joints to move about their normal positions. This can be achieved by an orthotic (specialised insole) device made from a plaster cast of the individual’s foot.
Gait and posture is assessed by using biomechanical analysis so that the correct orthotic may be prescribed for the appropriate condition, foot type, and footwear.
To make an appointment contact Re:SPA 0207 970 0912. Available to members and non-members.
We are delighted to have with us in our medical team at the RE:SPA Saj Afzal our resident Harley Street Consultant Podiatrist.
Saj brings over 24 years of professional experience both within the NHS and Private sectors. He is a key note lecturer and student placement instructor.
His specialities include:
Biomechanically assessing ones gait and posture we can help not only the foot but leg knee hips and spine work in a more efficient manner to overcome injury and to maximise performance.
Routine Podiatry also includes treatment of nail and skin problems including surgery where required.
Saj works very closely with the multi-disciplinary medical team here involving Physiotherapy Osteopathy and sports massage where required.
Running for fun or a marathon, sking, dancing everyday walking the feet take a huge amount of force. Keeping them in tip top condition is a must for a healthy lifestyle and body.