A Leading Foot, Ankle & Heel Pain Centre in the South West


Top athletes, sports enthusiasts and military personnel value our outstanding record of injury prevention and treatment. Two decades of service to HM Royal Marines Training Centre make us one of the most experienced teams in UK.

Our team of podiatrists and clinicians is lead by specialist Mr Jonathan Palmer BSc (Pod) FFPM RCPS (Glasg.), Fellow of the Faculty of Podiatric Medicine, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow.

Northernhay Clinic is situated at 39 Northernhay Street, Exeter, Devon, UK, in the City Centre, a few minutes away from Central Station and the High Street.

Welcome to Northernhay Clinic


We, at Northernhay Clinic , Exeter foot, ankle and gait centre, have 21 years experience treating foot, ankle, knee, hip and back pain.

We treat sports, overuse or age related injuries and monitor our patient’s progress with state of the art technology, such as video gait analysis.

So, whether your problem is simple or complex we are here and ready to help.

You do not need a GP referral. Just complete the contact form below, call us on 01392 259101, or email and we will arrange your personal consultation.

Foot Pain & Podiatry


Our team of HCPC registered Podiatrists have a longstanding expertise diagnosing the cause of your foot, ankle, heel and limb condition.

We specialise in bio-mechanical assessment of all foot and lower limb deficiencies and sports injuries.

We also offer a one stop service for those who require surgical intervention for their Podiatric problems.Nail surgery is a permenant solution for many.

We also provide a routine Chiropody service. Whether you need specialist diabetic care or routine footcare we have a team member who can help.

A contact form is below. Click here to email us or call 01392 259101. We will put you back on the path to recovery irrespective of your chosen sport, pain or injury.

Shockwave Therapy


Radial Shockwave Therapy is a state of art therapy with great results. It is used as part of a treatment plan and in very specific conditions that commonly present to us at Northernhay Clinic.

Achilles tendon problems and heel pain or plantar fasciitis are amongst the conditions treatable with great success rates reported.

We made a substantial investment to bring you this affordable treatment. Click here to see if you might benefit.

Custom Foot Orthotics


Jonathan Palmer Bsc(Pod) FFPM RCSP (Glasg). has prescribed foot orthotics for 21 years. As a specialist podiatrist to HM Royal Marines training Centre Lympstone Mr Palmer has helped thousands of patients with complex foot deficiencies. Because of his contribution to HM Royal Marines, together with outstanding expertise in private practice Mr Palmer was awarded a Fellowship of the Faculty of Podiatric Medicine, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow.

Click here to find out how our foot orthotics could help you.

We are particularly proud to present our patient testimonial section in this edition of our website.

Computer Gait Analysis


We use our many years of clinical experience and add computer and video technologies with the OptoGait(tm) system where appropriate, to bring each patient a truly state of the art and tailored treatment programme.

Even if you are not injured - we can analyse your gait, feet and limbs and provide recommendations how to enhance your performance and avoid injuries, enjoying your chosen sport or activity.

Whether you are an elite sportsperson or a keen rambler/ walker this service is appropriate for you. We also monitor children and younger patients with this equipment, to track foot and general gait development.

Click here to find out how our foot orthotics could help you.

Jack Boulter BA Phys ED & Sports Coaching


Clinical Assistant & Shockwave/ Gait Analysis Technician

Fiona Gerity HCPC Physiotherapist


General Physiotherapist & Associate

Peter McLernon Bsc(Hons) MChS Senior Podiatrist


Senior Podiatrist & Specialist Chiropodist

Jonathan Palmer Bsc(Pod) FFPM RCSP (Glasg.)


Specialist in Biomechanics & Medical Director


Northernhay Clinic

Exeter City Centre Clinic
39 Northernhay Street Exeter EX4 3ER

01392 259101

07525 350740

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