Colchester Podiatry

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Phone: 01206 517117

Mobile: 07913 628476

Abbey Field Medical Centre
Ypres Road, Colchester, Essex CO2 7UW


Colchester Podiatry is owned by Andrew Barker who is an award winning podiatrist with over 30 year’s experience working in both the NHS and Private Practice. Andrew was the Head of the NHS podiatry for North East Essex for 10 years working closely with local GP’s and hospital consultants to ensure effective and safe foot care. Andrew now works as part of the Abbey Fields Medical Centre Team delivering private podiatry and chiropody from the GP surgery. He also works as Team Leader and Clinical Specialist at Suffolk Podiatry NHS.


  • Degree in Podiatric Medicine (BSc)
  • Diploma in Podiatry (D Pod M)
  • Certificate in use of Local Anaesthesia Certificate of Competence to work under PGD IRMER


  • Head of NHS Podiatry and Chiropody for North East Essex
  • Head of Adult Health Professionals Anglian Community Enterprise
  • Team Leader and Clinical Specialist- Suffolk Podiatry NHS
  • Private Practice
  • Private Practitioner Oaks Hospital
  • Expert Podiatry Speaker for Lilly Pharmaceuticals
  • Senior 1 Podiatrist and Chiropodist
  • Senior 2 Podiatrist and Chiropodist
  • Basic Grade Podiatrist

Andrew Barker


  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Foot X-ray Interpretation for Podiatrists
  • Dermatology
  • Practical Biomechanics
  • Leadership Development Programme
  • Diabetes Foot Master Class
  • Diabetic Foot Conference
  • Advanced Clinical Reasoning and Effective Clinical Decision Making
  • Blood Tests for Podiatrists
  • The Achilles Tendon Workshop
  • Nail Surgery
  • Sports Injuries
  • Service Evaluation
  • Biomechanics Summer School
  • The Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists Conference
  • Leadership for managers
  • Rheumatology
  • Podiatry Association Conference
  • Pharmacology
  • Minor Foot Surgery
  • Podopaediatrics
  • Basic and Intermediate Life Support

Expert speaker

  • Diabetes Conference
  • Warwick Diabetes Course
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Podiatry


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