Andrew Root BSc, DpodM, MChs, SRCh
Graduated in Podiatry from The London Foot Hospital.
Practical distinction 1 of 3 awarded.
Podiatrist within Guys Hospital for Optimum Health Service Trust.
Lecturing & Teaching Certificate passed.
Lecturer and Clinical Teacher at The London Foot Hospital specialising in biomechanics, in foot orthotics and use of gait analysis camera systems and scanning Systems.
Lecturer to fourth year medical students on
Examination of the Foot in General Medicine at St
Pancras,University College & Middlesex Hospitals for
Professor James Malone-Lee.
Clinical Co-ordinator and foot orthoses manufacturer for The Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital Stanmore
Spinal Injuries Unit.
Biomechanics tutor for undergraduate BSc students at
The London Foot Hospital.
Podiatry Co-ordinator and treatment at 4 London Marathons.
Biomechanics specialist carrying out biomechanical assessments, using foot orthotics for shock absorption and correction of alignment.
Making orthotics in all adult and Children conditions for self referred patients, Orthopaedic Surgeons, Doctors, Physiotherapists, Osteopaths, Chiropractors, Gymnasiums, Personal Trainers.
Manufacturing Orthotics to Cricket, Football and Rugby Teams and to International Footballers, Cricketers & Rugby players & International athletes.
2000 Inventor and Designer of Digital Foot Casting/Scanning enabling casting/scanning of feet to be objectively recorded to 0.1 degree level accuracy.
PATENTS passed for Digitised scanning/casting of feet licensed to specific laboratories in orthotics manufacture.
Biomechanical assessments and custom made orthotics. Patients assessed biomechanically and orthotics made every 2 weeks and fitted into all types of shoes and footwear.