Mr Andrew James

Consultant Podiatrist / MSK Specialist

Bsc (Hons), MChS, HCPCreg


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Having qualified in 1994 I worked in the NHS for seven years including two years as Head of Orthotic Services in North Glamorgan NHS Trust. In 2001 I decided to work exclusively in the private sector with a focus on elite sport. In the last 15 years I have worked closely with many elite sports organisations/companies including The WRU, ECB, Puma and a number of Premier League Football Clubs. I have been a Consultant Podiatrist to the Emirates Airline based in Dubai for the last three years.

Whilst I specialise in sports injuries, I can assess and advise on the full spectrum of lower limb injuries/pathology. I have special interests in assessing the dynamic foot, orthotic therapy, paediatrics, toe nail surgery under local anaesthesia and sports injuries.

Whilst I now practice exclusively from Spire Cardiff Hospital, I retain my responsibility for a number of premier league football clubs, professional rugby clubs and enjoy the innovative work with the Emirates Airline in Dubai.

In addition to my clinical work I am proud to be a visiting lecturer at Cardiff Metropolitan University.

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Andrew James at Spire include:

Podiatry

Other treatments

Gait analysis, assessment of the dynamic foot using plantar pressure measurements

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Additional information

Clinical interests

Podiatry

Qualification and professional memberships

BSc (Hons) Podiatry / Cardiff School of Podiatry / 1994
Bachelor of Science
Given to clinicians that have completed the degree in Podiatry programme that is the minimum requirement as a Podiatrist in the NHS or to use the term Podiatrist.


Professional memberships

HCPC registered

Member of The Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists

Current NHS posts

Visiting Lecturer - MSc Sports and Exercise Medicine, Cardiff Metropolitan University.

Visiting Lecturer - MSc Sports Biomechanics, Cardiff Metropolitan University.

Financial interests

Owns 100% of the Gait Analysis equipment.

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