Our Power Team 🤗
Senior Podiatrist Jackie Harris-Gregory
Jackie graduated from the London Foot Hospital, part of University College Hospital in 1993 and is a member of the Royal College of Podiatry and registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). She was employed by the NHS for 2 years before moving into private practice. Jackie’s primary interest has always been in sports medicine and biomechanical correction of foot problems.
Jackie ran her own practices for over 17 years and also taught podiatry and helped manufacture orthotics.
Jackie is a keen athlete and has ran 3 marathons, New York, San Diego & The Malin to Mizen Challenge. In May 2000, Jackie was part of the team who set a new world record for relay skipping in 24 hours. Jackie has also graduated with a 1st class honours as a Personal Trainer with the National Federation of Profession Trainers. Jackie is a registered ASICS Biomechanics Academy Registered Professional which qualifies Jackie to prescribe appropriate ASICS sports shoes.
Jackie is very well known in the area and performs all podiatric treatments.
Associate Podiatrist Anil Lal
Anil graduated from the University of Brighton gaining a degree in Podiatry and is a member of the Royal College of Podiatry and registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). Anil is a competent and well liked, popular member of our team and is a huge favourite amongst our patients. His feedback and reviews are always fantastic. Anil enjoys podiatry and this shows with the level of enthusiasm and joys in which he performs his treatments which correlates with patient satisfaction and treatment outcomes.
Anil specialises in routine podiatry such as corn removal, hard skin and nail conditions, as well as treating verrucae. Anil is able to offer late evenings as well as day appointments.
Being a cycling enthusiast, Anil enjoys keeping fit by commuting on his bicycle. In his spare time he loves spending as much time with his family and baby daughter.
Associate Podiatrist Berenice Colmenares-Salazar
Berenice is a graduate in Podiatry at the University of Barcelona. She is currently working with the NHS and also as a private practitioner for Kent Foot & Ankle Clinic and Proactive Wellbeing Clinic.
Berenice has had many years of experience and always puts the well being of her patients first. She is a great team player and has previously worked in many care homes and hospital settings.
Berenice is passionate about the care of peoples’ feet and the improvement of their general health that this can bring.
Berenice is a member of the Royal College of Podiatry and registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).
Berenice is also qualified to degree level in production engineering which gave her an eye for precision and detail. She is a conscientious, thorough and gentle practitioner.
Senior Podiatrist Chris Barrett
Chris is an exceptionally talented and well loved podiatrist. He enjoys helping patients and improving their foot health problems. He is our specialist biomechanics podiatrist and creates long-term results for a range of podiatric conditions. Chris helps patients of all age groups; children, athletes and the elderly. Chris graduated from the University of Brighton with an honours degree in podiatry and is a member of the Royal College of Podiatrists (MRCPod) and a member of the Health, Care & Professions Council (HCPC) registered. He is a very popular member of our team.
Senior Podiatrist Elaine O’Reilly
Elaine qualified as a surgical Chiropodist/Podiatrist in 1994 at the SMAE Institute (Maidenhead). She is fully registered with the Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC No:CH18532), so you can be assured that all podiatric work will be carried out with care, safety and to the highest professional quality standards. Elaine offers all routine podiatry treatment and also nail surgery – under local anaesthetic as required. In the early years after qualifying, Elaine provided podiatry treatment mainly across the London Borough of Bexley, until she decided to open her own clinic Bexley in 2016. Having recently moved further out into Kent, Elaine is excited to now be a part of Kent Foot & Ankle and Proactive Wellbeing Clinic to continue delivering excellent customer service and patient satisfaction.
Senior Podiatrist Rofiat Bello
Principal Podiatrist Jalmeen Lall
Mrs Jalmeen Lall (Jay) qualified in 2001 with a BSc (Hons) in Podiatry and is a member of the Royal College of Podiatry and registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).Since then she has had 18 years of NHS and Private practice experience. She has had her own business for 20 years. Mrs Lall is passionate about Podiatry and prides herself in working to the highest of standards, adopting a holistic approach and exceptional quality of care. She founded Kent Foot & Ankle Clinic in 2014. In 2019 Jay opened Proactive Wellbeing Clinic (part of Kent Foot & Ankle Clinic Group).
Jay was a Winner of the Kent Business Woman of the Year at the Kent Women in Business Awards (KWIBA) 2016, Inspired Achievement Award (KWIB) 2017 and Winner for Best Small & Medium Size Business (Best Business Awards) 2020. She was previously awarded Runner-up (KWIBA) for Start-up Business Woman of the Year 2015, Runner-up in the Kent Independent Traders Awards (KITA) for Start-up Business of the Year 2015 and a Finalist for the Growth Award (KITA) 2015. Jalmeen was a Finalist for Most Impressive Growth at the Entrepreneurs Circle Awards 2015 and was a Winner for Outstanding Entrepreneur Category and Winner in the Best New Product/Service category at the Best of the Best Awards 2015. In 1016 Jay was a Finalist for Best Small Business (KITA), Finalist for Professional Achievement Award (KWIB) 2017 and Runner-Up for Professional Achievement Award (KITA) 2016.
Jalmeen specialises in the following areas –
- Routine Podiatry
- Verruca Treatments
- Biomechanics Clinics
- Prescribing Orthotics
- Nail Surgery under Local Anaesthesia
- Needing verrucaes under an Ankle Block Injection.
- Wound Clinics
- Musculoskeletal Clinics
- Podopaediatric Clinics
- Podiatric Acupuncture
- Marigold Therapy (Topical Treatment for Painful, Acute and Chronic Foot Problems)
- Prescribing Homeopathic Remedies for Podiatric Conditions
- Prescription Only Medicine
- Corticosteroid Injections
- Medical Pedicures
- Toe Nail Polish
- Hot Paraffin Wax Treatment
- Mobilisation of the ankle joint
- Neuro Specific Foot Mobilisation
- Toe-Nail Reconstruction
- Lacuna Method for fungal nails
She led the musculoskeletal clinics for North Oxfordshire PCT and worked as one of three key Podiatrists for the ‘high risk’ wound management patients at the Royal Free Hospital, London. Jalmeen has practising privileges and a clinic at BMI The Blackheath Hospital, London, as well as a specialist clinic at the Radisson Edwardian, Heathrow and o2’s (Telefonica’s) head office, Berkshire. Jalmeen is also the resident Podiatrist for autistic children and adults in Berkshire.
Mrs Jalmeen Lall is qualified to administer a range of prescription only medicines in her practice, including (but not limited to) a range of local anaesthetics. She is also qualified to supply a range of prescription only medicines in her practice.
She is qualified in Podiatric Acupuncture to help with short term pain relief for knee and foot pain. Jalmeen is also trained in Marigold Therapy which is a topical treatment for a wide variety of painful, acute and chronic foot problems. Jalmeen can prescribe homeopathic remedies for many podiatric conditions and also holds the title LFHom (Pod) which is an award in Homeopathic training.
In her early career, she was headhunted by Scholl’s and Footwise’s flag ship stores where she worked as their Podiatry Manager holding a pivotal role. She has treated many athletes and celebrities such as Anthony Hopkins, Sian Lloyd, Nina Wadia, Gwyneth Strong and Carole Malone. Jalmeen has also featured in: Kent Life Magazine (2015, 2017, 2020 & 2021), Kent Life Mag online (2020), The Leading Ladies of Kent in the Kent Life Magazine (2021), Medway Messenger (2015), Windsor & Maidenhead Express in (2011) and Slough Observer (2006). She has also been on Radio Berkshire (2007) and Channel Radio – Who Cares Wins Radio Show (2015).
Jalmeen completed her MSc in Podiatry with Clinical Biomechanics which comprised a thesis on forensic podiatry. She regularly works upon developing her continued professional development by attending courses on a regular basis so her patients benefit from the best treatment methods available.
Mrs Lall works together with other health professionals to help give her patients the best possible care. She is a guest lecturer for other health professions and is dedicated to raising awareness in Podiatry. Mrs Lall is also a mentor, life coach and speaker at many business and networking organisations and continually helps to promote and provide the best care for her patients.
In her free time Jalmeen supports many charities and also takes part in events such as Cancer Research’s Race for Life, the London Moon Walk for breast cancer awareness, bungee jumping for Diabetes UK as well as helping the homeless in various Crisis shelters across London. Jalmeen has completed the London to Brighton bike ride for the British Heart Foundation and has run a half marathon to help fundraise for the Nepal Earthquake Relief Fund and also ran the Kent Coastal Marathon to help raise money for people suffering from thyroid conditions. From a young age her passion and dedication for charity work namely the NSPCC (Save The Children Fund) was commended personally by Princess Royal, who chose to meet and award Jalmeen.