About Us

James Hogg – Lead Podiatrist

Following his academic achievement in 2007, James has benefited from a varied and wide clinical experience in both private practice and the NHS. His professional role has incorporated routine podiatric care and specialisms, including diabetic foot care, biomechanics and nail surgery. As Lead Podiatrist at the Solihull Hospital Foot Clinic, he successfully managed and treated a wide portfolio of challenging patient requirements. James is passionate about his profession, which has allowed him to bring together his wide ranging interest and study of aspects of anatomy, physiology, psychology, biomechanics and podiatric practice to the benefit of patient needs.

Our Vision

James is an HCPC Chiropodist and Podiatrist in Durham. Following completion of a Sports Science degree at Loughborough University in 2004, James studied Podiatry at Durham where he graduated in 2007. Since qualification, James has held his state podiatry registration with HCPC (Health and Care Professions Council) and is also a member of the Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists (SOCAP). James has also continued to support his professional career with ongoing post graduate training and qualification, most recently gaining a PG qualification in Diabetic Foot Care from Warwick University. As part of his professional ethos and desire for excellence, James believes that being up to date with current practice is essential to patient wellbeing.

James Hogg – Podiatrist

BSc Podiatry, BSc Sports Science

Jason Stobbs – Sports Therapist

Jason is a Sports Therapist and has been practising since graduating in 2008. He has a passion for sport and exercise, with a particular interest in Athletics. Jason is a keen runner and takes part in this competitively. Jason has been a member of Gateshead Harriers for many years but has more recently turned his interests to the development of the Washington Running Club.

Jason qualified as a Sports Therapist with a 2:1 Bsc Honours degree in Sports Therapy through Leeds Metropolitan University. Jason is also a member of the Society of Sports Therapists. Since qualifying, he has gained experience in working with clients from amateur level to elite athletes; he has worked as a Sports Massage Therapist in both the London 2012 Olympics and the 2017 Athletics World Championships. This work has enabled him to work with a wide range of people across many disciplines.

Our Vision

In addition to Jason’s Sports Therapy qualification, he has also completed the UK Athletics Strength and Conditioning Module with being a level 2 endurance coach.

Jason has also been a keen worker on the Run Geordie Run support team, providing support in both the Australia and European Segments.

Jason now also works with Gymtopia Gymnastics club in Newcastle. Treating the gymnasts at training sessions and helping them be in the best shape possible for competition.

Jason Stobbs

Sports Therapist (BSc Hons Sports Therapy, MSST)

         

Facilities

We continually invest in the latest high specification equipment

Our Podiatry clinic in Durham is geared to providing you with comfort and we believe you will benefit from the specialist Podiatry equipment the clinic is fitted with. In addition to the high tech equipment and clean and fresh clinic we are lucky to have a friendly and welcoming team that are committed to providing you with the highest level of service. The clinic is clean and we take the sterilisation of equipment seriously fully complying with the standards set out by the Health Care Professions Council (HCPC), and in so doing ensure infection control procedures are rigorously followed. Our clinic photos are below.

Personalised patient care is what sets our Clinic apart. When you visit you can expect to receive excellent treatment and all round service. Expert team, specialists in their field and caring staff provide you with an exceptional health care experience.

We promised to take care… and delivered

  • "Absolutely fantastic. I’ve put up with pain from a corn for far too long. Googled and found this clinic that I could make an appointment online. James is lovely and put me at ease as I was nervous. Not only sorted the corn out he did an amazing job on both my feet. Will definitely be back"
    Stephanie Foster Treatment for a painful corn
  • "EXCELLENT treatment & service! Recently had partial nail removal & the whole process was so quick & efficient. The results are great due to the detailed advice I received after the procedure. Highly recommend!"
    Helen West Nail Surgery for ingrown toenail
  • "Fantastic service. Very professional and knowledgeable. Put me at ease and feel enormously confident that my new custom made insoles are going to be great! Fabulous equipment and a thorough but easy to understand explanation of everything. Can't recommend highly enough! Thanks James!"
    Vinovia Gundogs Biomechanical Assessment - Treatment for knee pain.