Meet the Letchworth Clinic Team who offer a professional and friendly service, educating you how best to look after and care for your body.
All our HPC registered podiatrists are qualified to degree level in podiatric medicine. They all undertake continual professional development courses relevant to their scope of practice to ensure their knowledge is reflective, informed and current.
Graeme Riddle – BSc (Hons) MSCh SRCh HCPC – Lead Podiatrist
Graeme graduated from the University of Brighton in 1996 with an Honours Degree in podiatry. He initially worked for several NHS Trusts in London where he ran nail surgery, biomechanics and children’s clinics.
After leaving the NHS in 2002 Graeme began work in the private sector and is experienced in all aspects of podiatry. His area of specialisation is Laser treatments, Sports injuries and Nail surgery. Graeme is a dedicated sportsman as a former rugby player, he still plays cricket for Hertford and a keen, if not good golfer. Graeme became an associate at the practice in 2004.
Graeme is available for consultation on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
With Tuesday, Thursday and Friday at the Ware clinic.
Emma Riddle – BSc (Hons) MSCh SRCh HCPC – Registered Podiatrist
Emma qualified from Brighton University in 1996 with an Honours Degree in podiatry. She initially worked for several NHS Trusts in London. More recently she moved to the private sector and is experienced in all aspects of podiatry. Her area of specialization is Electrocautery. Emma also enjoys treating our more senior citizens and recognises the importance of regular palliative care for this section of the population. She believes that routine podiatry can help provide the elderly with comfort, stability and mobility in their golden years. Emma became an associate in 2006.
Emma is available for consultation and treatments Tuesday and Friday.
Laura Stewart – BSc (Hons) in Physiotherapy – Physiotherapist
Laura specialises in the field of musculoskeletal physiotherapy and has experience treating a wide range of ailments and injuries including spinal problems, upper & lower limb pain. She has treated sporting injuries, musculoskeletal conditions caused by work or working environments, lifestyle and trauma (such as vehicular incidents). She also has practice with people who have been experiencing pain for prolonged periods of time and after an assessment will be able to talk through the finer points of the diagnosis as well as the potential impact on lifestyle in an honest and logical fashion.
Laura a very experienced physiotherapist is registered with the HCPC (Health & Care Professions Council) and will be running clinics on Saturdays (9am-12pm) and Mondays (7-9pm).
As an experienced osteopath he has worked in busy clinics, offering safe and effective osteopathic care. Treatment is offered across a broad age range – from babies to the very elderly.
Treatment is tailored to the person’s individual needs; this includes manual techniques, (which may involve gentle soft-tissue release, stretching, manipulation, joint articulation. mobilization, gentle traction) as well as advice relating to physical activity, lifestyle, diet, posture and ergonomics. Osteopathic care is an option for the whole family.
Tiffany graduated from Oxford Brookes University in 1999.
Tiffany treats soft tissue and joint pain including neck, shoulder, back, pelvis, hip, knee, leg, ankle and foot pain. You will be fully assessed and given a customised treatment plan which may include soft tissue massage, joint manipulation and mobilizations, exercise therapy or referral to the podiatry team.
Tiffany is available for consultation and treatments Monday and Friday.
Emma Holleyman has over 20 years experience as a beauty therapist. She is also highly qualified and experienced in laser therapy. During her career she has managed salons and lectured in her field.
Emma’s friendly and happy attitude makes all her clients feel at ease and her expertise makes sure they get the best possible treatment.
Emma is currently at The Letchworth Clinic on Monday’s using the Cutera laser to treat hair reduction, skin rejuvenation and Rosacea.
Andrea Bond has been a therapist since 2003 and continually adds to her knowledge and skills by attending regular workshops and training courses. She specialises in the treatment of chronic muscular pain by means of medical acupuncture (dry needling) deep tissue massage and stretch therapy. This has proven to help with the symptoms of fibromyalgia, long term muscle aches and sports injuries, amongst others.
Since 2007, Andrea has toured biannually with the Superstars of WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment) and more recently, has taken the position of therapist to the GBR Men’s White Water Rafting Team.
Reception and Secretary
Will book your initial appointment and welcome both you and members of your family to the practice. Also on hand to answer any queries you may have regarding the practice and services we offer.