About Angel Podiatry

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Angel Podiatry is a friendly, family-run private practice based in new high quality premises in Halesworth, with an additional surgery in Brundish on Tuesdays.

Our practitioners are HPC registered with a combined experience of over 40 years of chiropody/podiatry in private practice, industry and the NHS.

The main Angel Podiatry Clinic is situated near the centre of Halesworth in Suffolk. It is on ground floor level and has good disabled access.

The Practitioners

Celia Drakard: DPodM, BSc (Hons) Health Studies, HPC Registered Podiatrist

Celia Drakard

Celia Drakard trained at the London Foot Hospital, and has over 35 years experience in both private and NHS clinics. Her interests include footwear fitting, wound care, dermatology (especially treatment of fungal and difficult nails), and long term management of patients with diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis and circulatory problems.

She has a wider interest in healthcare, completing a course in the care of the Elderly Mentally Ill and a BSc Honours degree in Health Studies (Podiatry).

Ian Drakard: BSc (Hons) Podiatry, HPC Registered Podiatrist

Ian Drakard

Ian graduated with an honours degree in Podiatry from the University of Northampton in 2007, and also works at Footsure in Wymondham.

Ian’s special interests are biomechanics, orthotics, gait analysis and sports injuries. Orthotics are insoles which support or correct human function. They are used to align the bones in the foot to reduce stress on ligaments and muscles in the foot, and to improve gait and posture in the body as a whole.

Rhianna Bailey: BSc (Hons) Podiatry, HPC Registered Podiatrist

Rhianna Bailey

Graduating with a 1st in Podiatry from Northampton University in 2016, Rhianna joined the practice in the July. Rhianna has proved a valuable
member of the team with a wide range of skills including chiropody, nail surgery and biomechanics.

Research during her university degree saw her dissertation published in “Journal of Forensic Identification”.