Clinician ~ Kirsty Smith
Kirsty Smith is a fully qualified Podiatrist. Graduated from Queen Margaret University with a Degree in Podiatry with Distinction. Holds registration with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). Fully insured member of the Society of Chiropodists and Podiatrists (SCP).
She is committed to providing the highest standard of care and to continuing to develop skills and professional knowledge.
Kirsty gained extensive experience in dealing with high risk patients across five NHS Borders community podiatry clinics. Caring for patients with complex medical conditions affecting the feet. In particular the care and management of patients with health conditions predisposing them to foot complications such as Diabetes, Vascular disorders, Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid arthritis.
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In 2013 Kirsty established a private practice at McKenzies in East Linton where she is now available Thursdays 1:00 – 7pm in clinic and for home visits in the East Linton area on Thursday mornings.
In 2014 Kirsty purchased the old church hall at Cranstoun with the aim of converting it into a modern state of the art clinical space for podiatric treatments. The Clinic opened in November 2015 – At least in part restoring the purpose of the building to its former community use.