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Yorkshire Sports Podiatry and Gait Clinic

Yorkshire sports podiatry clinics provide expertise in treating all age groups who are having acute or persistent injury or problems from the hip down.

The clinics are owned and run by Paul G Johnson whose main philosophy is to help the injured athlete to return to their chosen sport as soon as is practicable. We cover the whole of Yorkshire including Huddersfield, Sheffield, Wakefield, Leeds, Bradford and Barnsley Paul specialises as a musculo skeletal podiatrist both privately and in the NHS (as an extended scope msk practitioner) and personally undertakes all consultations within the clinics.

Not just athletes….

Whilst we do see a lot of keen amateuer and professional athletes of all abilities in our clinics, we also specialise in helping all clients who may not do any sport at all but have persistent lower limb mechanical problems or pain. We treat successfully treat a lot of individuals who may have sought help previously from other quarters but are still struggling.

Specialise in persistent problems

Our specialist range of services and treatments help relieve pain, increase function and more importantly diagnose why the individual is getting issues in the first place.

What is a Sports Podiatrist?

podiatry Sports Podiatrists (or musculoskeletal Podiatrists) primarily focus on the way the foot interacts with the ground and try to consider the loads or forces that the lower limb has to contend with during high impact sporting activity. This is often also referred to as ‘biomechanics’. Our clinicians work solely in this field. podiatristAt Yorkshire sports podiatry we utilise traditional orthopaedic assessment methods combined the latest technology to treat our clients. We use the cutting edge gait analysis tools including computerised dynamic pressure gait analysis footscan system and video gait assessment. Our aim is to provide a comprehensive and cost effective service to our clients. Our approach to treating lower limb injury reflects this. Our simple and effective approach is to use the ‘tools’ necessary to return the athlete as quickly as possible to sporting activity.

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What is Sports Podiatry?

Sports podiatry is the treatment of foot, ankle, knee and leg injuries by altering lower limb function using a variety of methods, including orthotic insoles, footwear and exercises.

Our gait analysis methods

As well as using traditional orthopaedic assessment tools, we utilise the latest dynamic computerised gait analysis techniques to accurately gather the information required to provide effective treatment for your injury.

The sports podiatrist

The clinics are owned and run by Paul G Johnson. Paul has many years experience treating patients from all sporting arenas.

Assessment/ how we treat

A full explanation of our assessment process and how we treat our patients using the latest evidence based podiatry techniques.

What we treat