Whilst we are all aware of the devastating effects of the coronavirus on public health, what is less well recognised is the impact of the lockdown on an essential part of our healthcare network – physiotherapists.
The corona virus crisis has affected healthcare provision dramatically. All of our consultants are proud to work in the NHS and consider this a key part of their practice – never more so than now.
The safety of our patients, staff and visitors is of paramount importance to us. We are keeping in regular contact with our partner hospitals and we are continuing to offer a clinic and operating service at all our locations in London.
Heel pain is a very common symptom and normally resolves within a very short period of time without any formal treatment. However, if the pain continues, you should see a specialist to get a formal diagnosis so that the actual cause of the pain can be treated promptly.
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The Achilles tendon is an important structure at the back of the heel that joins the calf muscle to the foot. It enables you to push off when you walk. It is most commonly injured during sporting activities but you have the potential to injure it it whenever you ‘push off’ with your foot. People…