About ZW Clinics...
Established back in 2016 in the ZW Foot & Ankle Clinic in Kendal. ZW Clinics has now grown into an all singing and all dancing multi-disciplinary practice located in the North West, Kirkby Lonsdale. People travel from far and wide to acquire the expertise of Zoe and her staff members. Find more about ZW Clinics below…
What is a Podiatrist?
A Podiatrist is a Health Professional specialising in the diagnosis and management of the foot, ankle and associated structures and may treat anything from an ingrown toenail requiring surgery, prescribing custom made foot orthoses to assisting with lower limb malfunction, sports injury management or even become a Podiatric Surgeon.
Collaborating with leading Experts
Here at ZW Clinics we only want to give you the best possible service! We believe that it is the Gold standard approach to giving you the best options for your treatment pathway. Zoe has collaborated with leading experts in the profession. Mr George Flanagan is a podiatric surgeon and he offers surgical consultations. Jemma Donald owner and founder of Absolute Physio in Penrith comes to treat patients who need a physio’s perspective. Both Zoe and Jemma offer a ‘one of a kind’ consultation where you can have a physio and podiatrist in one room!
Our patients come from all over the country
Patients travel from far and wide for Zoe and the teams expertise. We are easily commutable and are located just 7 minutes from junction 36 on the M6 in the North West.
How far we've come
ZW Footcare Range
Do you want some work experience?
Are you a recent graduate, current graduate or thinking of taking up a career in podiatry? Get in touch so we can point you in the right direction. Here at ZW Clinics we are always looking to help educate and allow podiatrist in their professional development. ZW Clinics have had many students shadow in the clinic. Love the profession as much as we do! Contact us in the clinic…
Feet are in the family!
Happy Feet: Kendal & Windermere
Feet are in the Family! Our Kendal Clinic is situated at 8 Blackhall Yard and so too is Happy Feet shoe shop, 15 Blackhall Yard. Happy Feet is owned and managed by Shelagh Wilson, Zoe’s Mum. Happy Feet specialise in “Comfort & Style” so you can be sure to find shoes to suit your lifestyle, foot type and use of Insoles if you use them. Current Brands: Gabor, Joseph Siebel, Fly London, Caprice, Reiker, Merrell, WaldLaufer to name a few!
Zoe is a keen Sportswoman playing golf, cricket, and road biking in her spare time. Zoe looks at ways of enhancing performances with athletes to get them to get the best out of their performances.
Adam of Kendal and Windermere currently ranked World Number 1831 as a pro golfer. Adam narrowly missed out on qualifying for the open (2022). Adam is a fine golfer and is looking to make it to the Open. Zoe and Adam have been working together to see how custom orthotics can help gain him maximum performance including stability, support of his foot and ankle structures, shock attenuation and improved ground velocity.
Ashen Silva is a Sri Lankan professional cricketer and is the professional for Settle Cricket Club. He has played in more than 80 first-class matches since 2011. Ashen represented Sri Lanka against England in the March - April 2012 test. We assist Ashen with orthoses in his cricket shoes to improve his foot posture, shock attenuation and tissue stress levels during batting, fielding and bowling.
Not only does Zoe sponsor sports individuals but she also sponsors local sports clubs.
Carus Green Golf Club, Kendal
We work very closely with Carus Green in a number of ways. We sponsor Open competitions throughout the year, sponsor a bay on the driving range and more recently have funded the half way house clock through ZW Clinics. Zoe regularly attends competitions herself at the club, treats its members with Foot & Ankle pain and is due to attend a Free Foot advice day in the spring of 2022 to assist players in selecting appropriate Golf shoes for their foot type, performance and comfort on the course.
Settle Cricket Club, Settle
Settle Cricket Club (SCC) are founders and play in the Ribblesdale Cricket League. They are a hugely successful and historical club, last years League Cup and League winners! Settle Cricket Club have a very successful set of youth groups and have 3 senior teams who give their all each week one. They also have a womens team. ZW Clinics passionately support the club and treat its players with foot and lower limb pain. We are heavily committed to assisting them in their success and feel incredibly proud to be sponsors of this terrific club. League Winners: 2017, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022 League Cup Winners: 2021, 2022
Are you suffering with pain in your ankle? Here at ZW Clinics we see ankle injuries on a daily basis.