Professional Foot, Ankle and lower limb care since 1938
At Shand Podiatry in Aberdeen, we are dedicated to providing the highest quality foot and ankle care. With our podiatry treatment, patients can be assured that they will receive an accurate diagnosis and appropriate evidence-based treatment modalities. We also boast a state-of-the-art facility that produces a comfortable and professional atmosphere when caring for our clients. Our passion for making sure all of our patients receive the best individualised care is at the heart of what we do here at Shand Podiatry, and we strive to provide all of our lower limb patients with the most effective treatments available.
At Shand Podiatry we specialise in the conservative care of musculoskeletal conditions of the foot, ankle and lower limb using an evidence based treatment approach. Services include Ultrasound scanning, laser foot scanning for custom fit orthotics, motion and pressure gait analysis, steroid injection therapy, Ostenil injection therapy, Derma fillers (Curacorn), 3D printed foot orthotics, strength and conditioning programs and mobilisation/manipulation/ sports massage of the foot and lower limb.
Our aim is to provide the highest standard of podiatric care in Aberdeen.
Shand Podiatry Clinic
Located in Aberdeen’s West end, The Shand Practice is an established podiatry service offering foot, ankle and lower limb care in a friendly, professional manner. Owner Mr Scott Shand has 22 years experience in the treatment of musculoskeletal foot and ankle problems. He has had the pleasure of worked closely with many Scottish premier league football players, PGA golf tour professionals and national level athletes as well as working on an advisory level to hundreds of podiatrists throughout the UK.
If you are experiencing a foot, ankle or lower limb problem, book in now using the link above.
What is Podiatry?
Podiatry is the field of medicine specialising in the diagnosis and treatment of foot and lower limb conditions. Podiatrists are highly skilled health professionals who have trained for a minimum of 3 yrs at university level attaining the skills to prevent, diagnose, treat and rehabilitate conditions
Common podiatry conditions treated at the Shand practice
Pain in the forefoot/balls of the feet – Capsulitis/Bursitis/Mortons’ neuroma/Plantar plate tears
Pain in the big toe joint – Hallux rigidus/limitus/Osteoarthritis/Gout
Pain in the top of arch- Osteoarthritis of the midfoot
Flattening/Fallen arches- Posterior tibial tendon dysfunction.
Pain in the heel- Plantar fasciitis, Heel bruise, Neuritis, Fat pad atrophy.
Pain in the outer aspect of the ankle- Ankle ligament sprain/strain. Sinus tarsi syndrome, Ankle fracture
Pain at the back of the heel- Achilles tendinopathy, Retrocalcaneal bursitis, Haglunds deformity., severs’ disease.
Our Areas of Expertise
Custom made digital foot orthotics designed in house and manufactured by Epione. Accurate, durable and effecive
The treatment of a variety of foot, ankle and lower limb complaints. From skin lesions to damaged tendons we are here to help…
The analysis of your walking or running gait. We use a treadmill and high speed cameras connected to analysis software so we can assess your movement patterns from many angles in slow motion. This is used to ascertain the cause of your injury.