About Foot Health Practitioners

A Foot Health practitioner deals with day to day foot issues, ensuring feet are kept healthy and giving advice on the appropriate care to ensure optimal health is maintained into old age. They are qualified and insured to deal with diabetic and high-risk foot patients.



What conditions can be treated?

Treatments by Foot Health Practitioners include:

  • Nail cutting and prevention of nail issues
  • Callus and corn removal
  • Thickened nails
  • Warts
  • Fungal infections
  • Cracked heels
  • Guidance on general foot care


Julie King

Julie retrained and qualified 5 years ago as a Foot Health Practitioner at the SMAE institute – an independent provider of Foot Health training established in 1919 – and hasn’t looked back since.

She is passionate about helping clients deal with conditions which can have a dramatic impact on their quality of life and is fascinated by the conditions she treats. She finds her work incredibly rewarding and loves her career as a Foot Health Practitioner.

Julie is also a member of the SMAE association and the council of Foot Health Practitioners. She is fully insured and DBS checked.



Julie is available at our Orpington clinic only.

Should you be interested in making an appointment with Julie, please contact the Orpington clinic on 01689 889 492, or by emailing