About ZW

Established in back in 2016 in the ZW Foot & Ankle Clinics in Kendal. ZW Clinics has now grown into an all singing all dancing multi-disciplinary practice. People travel from far and wide to acquire the expertise of Zoe and her staff members.

What is a Podiatrist?

A Podiatrist is a Health Professional specialising in the diagnosis and management of the foot, ankle and associated structures. A Podiatrist may treat anything from an ingrown toenail requiring surgery, prescribing custom made foot orthoses to assist with lower limb malfunction, sports injury management or even become a Podiatric Surgeon.

HCPC Registered

All our podiatrists are HCPC registered.

Royal College of Podiatry members

All of our Podiatrists are members of the Royal College of Podiatry to ensure our professional standards are superior in all sectors.

How far we've come

Zoe Wilson Owner and Founder of ZW Clinics opened her first clinic, ZW Foot & Ankle in 2016. Since then, the clinics have gone from strength to strength. Within 6 years we have treated thousands of patients, introduced new technology such as Diagnostic Ultrasound, Injection Therapy, Shockwave Therapy, HOKA Footwear, The Richie Brace and built ZW Clinic 2 in Kirkby Lonsdale focusing on state of the art Gait assessment and treatment.


Collaborating with leading Experts

Here at ZW Clinics we only want to give you the best possible service! That’s why Zoe has collaborated with leading experts in the profession. Mr George Flanagan is a podiatric Surgeon and he offers consultations for one day a month. Jemma Donald owner and founder of Absorlute Physio in Penrith comes once a month to treat patients who need a physio’s perspective. Zoe and Jemma offer a ‘one of a kind’ consultation where you can have a physion and podiatrist in one room!

Award Winning Podiatry 2022

Health & Wellbeing | North West

Zoe Wilson. Owner, Founder and Lead Podiatrist.

“I would like to thank all the support we have received from our patients, and of course to our anonymous nominator whoever you may be. I am overjoyed to have not only be nominated, but then be selected as the winner of this amazing and prestigious award. It means so much knowing that our efforts, continual commitment and dedication to patient recovery has been recognised in this way. Thank you to everyone involved!”

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!


Do you want some work experiance?

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…

ZW Footcare Range

There is a product for everyone ranging from everyday foot care, dry cracked heels, dry skin, odour, aching joints and active feet on the move! None of our products contain synthetic or artificial ingredients, parabens or SLS (Sodium Lauryl Sulfate). We use a combination of plant based ingredients and Beeswax is in most of our products. 

All Natural Ingredients

All our products are made using only the very best natural ingredients and essential oils. All our ingredients are naturally derived who's origin is traceable and sustainable.

Made from Essential Oils

Only the very highest quality, carefully selected essential oils go into every ZW Footcare product.

Eco-Friendly Packaging

We try to make sure all our packaging is recyclable where possible. Most of our packaging is either biodegradable or fully recyclable.


Sponsored Athletes

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 Chapman

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

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.

Sponsored Sportsclubs

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

Follow our social media

Keep up-to-date with what’s going on at ZW Clinics. Keep an eye out for competitions where you could be in for a chance of winning a pair of Hoka or maybe some of our Footcare products. We will also promote different treatments and special appointments.