Our Power Team 🤗
Podiatrist David Acton
David is our Musculoskeletal (MSK) Podiatrist. He has had many years of private and NHS experience for multiple conditions with relation to the feet and lower limbs such as leg, knee, ankle or foot pain. David helps patients with fallen arches, high arches, bunions, plantar fasciosis, Achilles tendonosis, shin splints, cramps and over use injuries.
David performs Musculoskeletal Assessments and likes to help patient’s foot complaints by implementing an exercise regime and orthotics if required to help with their condition. He is currently an MSK clinical specialist for the NHS as well as a popular and renowned podiatrist in private practice. David also likes to do routine podiatry, alternative therapies and nail surgery.
David has a BSc (Hons) degree in Podiatry and is a member of the College of Podiatry. He loves spending time with his wife and 10 year old son and enjoys watching most sports and was a keen skier and rugby player.
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Podiatrist Jackie Harris-Gregory
Jackie graduated from the London Foot Hospital, part of University College Hospital in 1993. 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.
Podiatrist Jalmeen Lall
Mrs Jalmeen Lall (Jay) qualified in 2001 with a BSc (Hons) in Podiatry. 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
Jalmeen is HCPC (Health and Care Professions Council) registered and also belongs to the College of Podiatrists (COP). 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 has completed her MSc in Podiatry with Clinical Biomechanics this year 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.