Mr Christopher Withey

Qualifications

Podiatric Medicine BSc (Hons) 2001, Fellowship Royal College of Podiatry 2013

Practicing since: 2001

Specialties

Podiatry

Consultation times

  • Friday
  • Overview

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01473 279100

About

Since graduating in 2001 Mr Withey has worked in the NHS specialising in Podiatric Surgery (foot surgery). After completing specialist training at Queen Margaret University Edinburgh and Glasgow Caledonian University, he was awarded his fellowship in Podiatric Surgery from The Royal College of Podiatry (FRCPodS) in 2013. Since gaining his completion certificate in Podiatric Surgical Training (2015) Mr Withey has worked as a Consultant Podiatric Surgeon within the NHS and private sector.

Mr Withey's NHS practice consists of managing his own caseload of complex diabetic foot surgery and elective foot surgery. He works across two NHS trusts, the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Kings Lynn NHS Foundation Trust and East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust providing specialist treatment.

Conditions regularly treated include hallux valgus (bunions), toe deformities, chronic heel pain, arthritis of the foot and ankle, Achilles tendinopathy, Mortons neuroma, ingrowing toenails, stubborn verruca and diabetic foot infections.

Mr Withey has has lectured at many national conferences on various foot conditions and has published his preferred surgical technique for the treatment of mid-foot osteoarthritis in the leading international foot journal (Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery).

Special interests

  • Hallux valgus
  • Osteoarthritis of the foot
  • Diabetic foot
  • Achilles tendinopathy
  • Plantar fasciitis.

Languages spoken

English

Treatments and tests offered by Mr Christopher Withey at Nuffield Health

  • Ingrown toenail (and ingrown toenail surgery)
  • Midfoot fusion
  • Fusion of big toe
  • CT scan (or CAT scan)
  • Orthotics
  • Forefoot reconstructive surgery
  • Excision of skin lesion
  • Bone Graft
  • Toe surgery
  • Midfoot osteotomy
  • Keller's arthroplasty
  • Bone density scanning (DXA)
  • X-ray
  • MRI scan
  • Toe joint replacement
  • Image guided aspiration and biopsy
  • Cheilectomy
  • Toe joint fusion
  • Hallux Valgus Surgery

Locations Mr Christopher Withey works with

Related experience

Research

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/24388600/

Memberships

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Podiatry (FRCP)
  • Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)

Other post held

  • Consultant Podiatric Surgeon at East Suffolk and North Essex NHS Foundation Trust
  • Consultant Podiatric Surgeon at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Kings Lynn NHS Foundation Trust

Declaration

Mr Christopher Withey does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Christopher Withey does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Christopher Withey does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.