What is Podiatry?

A Podiatrist's primary aim is to improve the mobility, independence and quality of life for their patients.

Podiatrists specialise in the lower limb, taking patients through the whole journey, including prevention, diagnosis and resolution.

Check out some of the footage on the Careers in Podiatry website, which will further explain Podiatry.  http://www.careersinpodiatry.com/how-to-become-a-podiatrist-footage/ 

What do Podiatrist do

What do Podiatrists do?

Podiatry is a specialist area of healthcare, allied to medicine, which involves care and maintenance of foot and lower limb conditions.

Podiatry - facts

Did you know?

Things you never knew about podiatry and why it is important to look after your feet.

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What courses lead to Podiatry?

Podiatry is a brilliant career if you love science, biology, chemistry and medicine.

HE Podiatry - Sectors

Career progression

A podiatry degree can open the door to working in many different roles and organisations.

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Why choose New College Durham for podiatry?

Set in a modern campus with excellent facilities and high quality teaching, New College Durham is a great place to study higher education.