Tag Archives: The Fyfield Clinic

Flat Feet and activity of Proteolytic Enzymes

Barry Francis the foot surgeon at the Fyfield Clinic London picked out this storie in a recent edition of the Nursing Times, discussed the possibility that adult acquired flat feet may be caused by the activity of proteolytic enzymes.  According to the … Continue reading

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THE SESAMOIDS

Mr Francis was recently asked to contribute to an ebook on foot conditions and surgery being prepared by the Faculty of Podiatric Surgery and College of Podiatry.  He thought that his own contribution might be of interest as problems with the … Continue reading

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“Fastest Man”

An interesting article noticed by Mr Barry Francis “The Foot Surgeon” as he travelled to the Fyfield Clinic, Enfield on the tube a few days ago on the 9/8/11 issue of Metro Free paper where there is an article by … Continue reading

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Food for thought

Just a small tip this morning from “the foot surgeon” Barry Francis about food and how manuka honey is found to be a bacteria buster.  Recent studies show that manuka honey can be used to beat antibiotic resistant bacteria including … Continue reading

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Some Type 1 Diabetic Patients

More advice and tips from Mr Barry Francis “the foot surgeon” about why some type 1 Diabetic patients don’t get complications as new study by scientists at the Joslin Diabetes Center in the US has shown that patients suffering from Type … Continue reading

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Before your Running Shoes

Todays advice from Barry Francis “the foot surgeon” before you put your trainers or walking shoes on this summer, make sure you are prepared. As summer brings us the opportunity to wear a wide range of footwear and of course … Continue reading

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Bunions

Bunions by Barry Francis the “Foot Surgeon” from the Fyfield Clinic, Enfield and Harley Street London. Bunions can have a huge effect on people’s quality of life and are particularly common in women and older people.  A new study has … Continue reading

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Painful toenails

Painful toenails and advice from Barry Francis “The Foot Surgeon” at the Fyfield Clinic. With the warmer weather often comes the pain of ingrown or excessively curved toenails.  Painful nails can be caused by bad cutting, by injury, or by changes … Continue reading

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Time to review your footwear

With the onset of spring we are all looking forward to warmer weather and the opportunity to lighten the load on our feet by exposing them more to the air and also increasing our physical activity.  This is then a … Continue reading

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Balls of their feet

Many patients coming to see us at the Fyfield Clinic Enfield complain of pain beneath the balls of their feet (metatarsalgia).  Some of these cases are caused by over-use or loss of the fibro fatty padding (cushioning) from particular areas … Continue reading

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