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Foot Surgery 


If following assessment - a surgical opinion is indicated, we can recommend a number of options, one of which would be to consult with a Private specialist Foot and Ankle surgeon. We recommend Mr David Townsend FRCS at Northern Foot and Ankle Surgery.

 Mr Townshend has been a Consultant at the Northumbria NHS Healthcare Trust since 2010 offering a specialist foot and ankle practice.

Mr Townshend can offer expertise in all aspects of foot and ankle surgery including simple forefoot surgeries (eg bunions and hammer toes), minimally invasive foot surgery, sports foot and ankle surgery, ankle arthritis including arthroscopic ankle fusion, total ankle replacement and revision (re-do) total ankle replacement.

Sports Injuries


If your sports Injury necessitates  consulting a sports Physician, with rapid access to Diagnostic Ultrasound, we recommend Dr Paul Catterson at  Newcastle Sports Medicine.
Dr Catterson at graduated in Medicine at Newcastle University in 1999, becoming a full time Emergency Medicine Consultant in 2008. He received his Diploma in Sports and Exercise Medicine from Bath University in 2007 and began working full time in elite sport in 2009. He is the Sports Doctor for Newcastle united and refers first team players to the North East Foot Centre.



The Osborne Clinic.

We have worked many times with Derek Wright and Michael Harding, with our Podiatrist David being frequently ask to consult on foot isuues with Newcastle United Players

. Derek is the lead Physio at the Osborne clinic and Newcastle united and hence has a wealth of knowledge at elite sport level. 



 North Sport Physio

Expert, dedicated Physiotherapists with a great pedigree in working within elite sport are at https://northsportphysio.co.uk/

We have worked on athletes as a multidiscilinary team with Salwa Bowen and have been impressed by Salwa's experience backed up with a willingness to go the extra mile for her clients.