Braintree Podiatry & Chiropody - VA Brummitt B.Sc(Hons),MCPod,    A Shoulders B.Sc(Hons),MCPod.

Covid-19 Virus
January 5th 2021   WE REMAIN OPEN

Following  the recent Government announcement regarding the Covid-19 pandemic.

Podiatrists  are primary healthcare professionals, as such we are encouraged to continue to provide our services to the community to help support the NHS.

We have reviewed our risk assessment policy of the clinic and continue to ensure rigorous hygiene protocols are in place. 

We are determined to reduce the risks of viral transmission for both you and our practitioners,

We will triage patients when you book your appointment
To enable distancing we advise you to remain in your car or outside the clinic and we will call you in for your appointment.
Please can you use a face mask or face covering at the time of your appointment.
The podiatry team will be using personal protective equipment and following health and safety recommendations.. 
We will be using the highest standards and quality PPE.
In the first instance please contact the practice on the normal number which will be answered remotely or leave a message.  01376 343891 

Video consultations are still available
Best wishes and keep safe
Ann Brummitt  (Practice Owner)

Welcome to Braintree’s most comprehensive
Podiatric Foot Health Practice.

The Braintree Podiatry and Chiropody practice was established in 1980. It was taken over by
Ann Brummitt in 1986 moving to the present location in 1995.The practice was joined by
Allison Shoulders in 1997.  The practice covers a large  range of podiatric treatments (See below)

Most medical insurance companies, including BUPA, WPA, Cigna, Prudential & HSA will cover  podiatry treatment - but please ask your provider prior to any treatment.
Common Foot Problems Treated in the Practice
  • Corns & Callus
  • Ingrown Toenails
  • Nail Pathology (nail discolouration, thickened nails)
  • Skin Disorders/Infections (cracked heels, fungal infections, verrucae)
  • Foot Deformities (bunions, hammer, clawed toes)
  • Foot & Ankle Injuries/Pain (heel pain, Morton's neuroma, spurs)
  • Postural Foot Problems (flat feet, high arched feet)
  • Foot and Lower Limb Problems (leg length discrepancies, ankle instability, sprains)
  • Lower Limb Pains (shin pain, knee pain, chronic hip and lower back pain)
  • Systemic Diseases (diabetes, arthritis, neuropathy, circulation problems)
  • Sports Injuries
  • Children’s foot pain

  •  Easy Access from

  • Colchester
  • Chelmsford
  • Saffron Walden
  • The Notleys
  • Tiptree
  • Coggeshall
  • Rayne
  • Halstead
  • Sible Hedingham
  • Castle Heddingham
  • Gt Yeldham
  • Gt and Little Dunmow

Contact Details
32 Panfield Lane
Telephone:  01376 343891
Corner of Rosemary Ave and Panfield Lane


Monday:       9am to 5pm
Tuesday:      8am to 6pm
Wednesday: 8am to 6pm
Thursday:      8am to 5pm
Friday:           9am to 5pm
Saturday:       8am to 4pm
 (alternate Saturdays)
Wheelchair Access

Housebound Visit by
       Special Arrangement
We stock a range of ready made  insoles and orthotics (orthoses) and undertake the prescription and manufacture of state of the art  custom made orthotics.
We also undertake skin and nail surgery, as well as Injection therapy, which can be used to treat and alleviate pain in the foot or can refer you to more specialist in house services when necessary.
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