Nick Knight, BSc (Hons) MChs. | Sports and Musculoskeletal Podiatrist | Clinical Director
Nick graduated from Northampton University with a degree in Podiatry. Starting out his career in the NHS, Nick has now progressed into full time private practice, running a total of eight clinics, some of which are run jointly with Physiotherapists and Consultants. He has a passion for Podiatric Sports Medicine and has been working with athletes since graduating. This has gained him a vast range of experience; treating patients from the recreational runner to Olympic and Paralympic athletes. Nick is committed to continuous professional development (CPD) and is currently completing his Masters degree at Brighton University reading Podiatry with Clinical Biomechanics, picking up modules in management of sporting injuries and injection therapy. He attends regular conferences, reads the latest journal articles and gives lectures to other health care professionals.
- Sports Podiatrist at Silverstone Half Marathon Since 2010
- Sports Podiatrist London Marathon Since 2010
- Sports Podiatrist for Elite Men and Celebrities Since 2013
- Sports Podiatrist at the ITU London World Triathlon Since 2013
- Sports Podiatrist at London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic games, as part of the 16 strong Podiatric Sports Medicine team
- Sports Podiatrist for Fareham Hockey Club
- Speaker at the 2014 National Podiatry Conference, lecturing on Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome and Exercise Prescription for Podiatrists
- Set up a local MSK:UK branch to help the development of other colleagues.
- Resident Sports Podiatrist at UK Run Chat
Nick has a particular interest in Exercise Induced Leg Pain and Plantar Plate injuries. Nick has written treatment guidelines on Exercise Induced Leg Pain, Plantar Plate injuries, Turf toe, Sesamoiditis and Freiberg’s Infraction and has written an article on the use of PRP (Protein Rich Plasma) in sport. Nick currently writes monthly blogs and enjoys sharing his knowledge with others.
Matt graduated from the University of Huddersfield in 2008 with BSc (hons) degree in Podiatry and has worked as a Podiatrist in a range of private and NHS settings gaining a wide range of knowledge and clinical skills in the process. From 2008-2011 this was in conjunction with being a member of the British Olympic Sailing team in the lead up to London 2012, and in 2014 worked as part of the medical team for the elite men at the London Marathon.
In 2015, Matt completed his master’s degree which was a blend of Musculoskeletal (MSK) Podiatry and Podiatric Surgery. Through completion of his masters Matt has developed advanced skills in the diagnosis and management of musculoskeletal conditions, diagnostic imaging and injection therapies.
Matt is currently the Musculoskeletal Podiatry clinical lead for Buckinghamshire Healthcare NHS trust, working closely with GP’s, physiotherapists and consultant surgeons on a daily basis. Matt is committed to continuing professional development and attends regular national specialist interest group meetings and in 2016 was invited to speak at the College of Podiatry annual conference in Glasgow
NK Sports Podiatry is registered with all the major insurance companies, including:-
- Pru Health
- Simply Health
Please confirm with your provider what they will cover before any treatment, please also check if a GP or a Consultant referral is required.
Please check with your insurance that the cost of the consultation is fully covered. Orthoses are not covered on health insurance.
Unfortunately, AXA PPP do not cover Podiatry.