Michael Thompson – Podiatrist

Michael Thompson – Podiatrist - Biomechanics Specialist

Michael Thompson is a qualified Podiatrist and specialist in biomechanics. This includes assessments of sports injuries and pain affecting the foot (e.g. plantar fasciitis), ankle, knee, hip and lower back. Michael is situated in our Clifton clinic and appointments can be made through our online booking system.

In 2006 Michael Thompson moved to Australia to develop and further his knowledge in biomechanics. Taking up positions as a podiatrist in both a private practice and in the health service; he learnt and practised a wide range of skills and techniques, including the the use of video gait analysis. Working within many multi-disciplinary teams he has regularly worked with the physiotherapists, orthotists and occupational therapists to provide the most effective podiatry treatment. Therefore, we work very closely together to ensure each patient is treated holistically, to reach the best outcomes and achieve the patient's goals.

In 2008 Michael moved back to the UK and joined the North Somerset Primary Care Team in the role of lead podiatrist in biomechanics, orthotics and musculoskeletal treatments.

Whilst working in North Somerset Michael initially had two roles, working as the lead in biomechanics for both the Podiatry and the Musculoskeletal Interface service. Recently he has changed his NHS role to concentrate in the specialist lead biomechanics role for the Musculoskeletal Interface service. He now works closely with the local Orthopaedic and Rheumatology departments, broadening his knowledge and treatment regimes in relation to musculoskeletal problems.

To find out more about Michael visit www.allwalksuk.co.uk

Michael works every other Tuesday afternoon at the Clifton practice. 

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