About us

About UsThe clinic is based on the ground floor of that Tarka Clinic, Paiges Lane in the centre of Barnstaple town centre. The clinic is fully equipped with modern equipment to aid the very best treatments for all clients.

The chiropodist/podiatrist Kelvyn Evans following graduating from Northampton School of Podiatry in 2000 has gained experience in the NHS as a specialist podiatrist in diabetes, private practice and specialist interest in ingrowing toe nails, nail surgery, the high risk & diabetic foot complications. All chiropodists & podiatrists working at Barnstaple Chiropody Clinic are HPC registered & have completed a three year degree course in the specialism of podiatry.


News & Articles

Call for an end to "national disgrace" of diabetes-related amputations

Diabetes UK has today launched a campaign to bring an end to the "national disgrace" of thousands of preventable amputations in people with diabetes, as new research has once again highlighted the unacceptably poor levels of foot care for people with the condition. ...

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Diabetic foot ulcers linked with higher risk of death, heart attack and stroke

People with diabetes who develop foot ulcers are at more risk of dying prematurely than those without the complication, a new large-scale study has found. The researchers say the findings highlight the need for improved detection and management of those with diabetes and foot ulcers. ...

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Campaigners head to Westminster to demand better diabetes care

More than sixty Diabetes Voices volunteers traveled to Westminster yesterday, to demand improvements to diabetes healthcare, as part of a lobbying event organised by Diabetes UK. ...

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