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We, at Northernhay Clinic , Exeter foot, ankle and gait centre, have 24 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.

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 the UK.

Our team of podiatrists and clinicians is lead by specialist Mr Jonathan Palmer BSc (Pod) FFPM RCPS (Glasg.) FCPodM. As a leading UK podiatrist, Jonathan has lectured both nationally and internationally. Jonathan has personally mentored and trained our senior MSK podiatrist Mr Jack Boulter BSc(Hons) Podiatry BA(Hons) PESC MCPod. We are proud to be a mix of academic and clinical excellence. Jonathan is a Fellow of the College Of Podiatry. Jonathan is also a fellow of the Faculty of Podiatric Medicine, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow. Fellowships are awarded to Advanced/ Consultant Podiatrists in the UK.

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.

Foot Pain & Podiatry


Our team of HCPC registered Podiatrists have a longstanding expertise diagnosing the cause of your foot, ankle, heel and limb condition. Jonathan Palmer BSc(Pod) FFPM RCPS (Glasg.) FCPodM is a leading specialist in the field of foot, ankle and lower limb Biomechanics.

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

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.

Custom Foot Orthotics


Jonathan Palmer Bsc(Pod) FFPM RCSP (Glasg). has prescribed foot orthotics for 24 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 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.

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.

Meet Our Team

Jack Boulter

BSc(Hons) Podiatry BA(Hons) PESC MCPod
Senior Musculoskeletal Podiatrist & Specialist in Strength & Conditioning

Dominic Huber

MA Mag.Jur
Director & Practice Manager

Jonathan Palmer

Bsc(Pod) FFPM RCSP (Glasg.) FCPodM
Specialist in Biomechanics & Medical Director

Fiona Gerity


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