Mrs Ruth Giffney

Podiatry / chiropody


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Last updated: 12 Nov 2020

About me

Ruth has a keen interest in Nail Surgery and the treatment of ingrowing, involuted and pathological toenails than require a permanent resolution.

She has several years of experience in various NHS trusts where she specialised in the field of nail surgery.

Ruth can perform partial and total nail avulsion procedures under local anaesthetic, with or without the use of phenol.

She can also administer corticosteroid injections and dermal fillers in the feet, and is certified in Podiatric acupuncture.

Areas of interest

Nail Surgery - Verruca Needling - Cryotherapy - Corns and Callus - Nail Cutting - Steroid Injection - Acupuncture - Dermal Fillers

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Procedures completed

  • AA628

    Avulsion or wedge excision of nail package by podiatrist (including all charges and including local anaesthetic) - (5-50)

  • AA145

    Initial podiatry visit including cryotherapy and local anaesthetic - (5-50)

  • AA641

    Follow on podiatry visit including cryotherapy and local anaesthetic - (5-50)

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