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Meet Our Team

Michael P. Cummins BSc DPodM MChS

Mike achieved his Diploma in Podiatric Medicine from Queen Margaret College Edinburgh in 1989.  He gained a Degree in Podiatric Medicine in 1993 with the University of West Minister.  Mike started his Private Practice in 1989 so that he could fund all of his Post Graduate Courses.

After working for 4 years at South Tyneside Health Authority, Mike was head hunted to work at the Sports Injuries and Saville Therapy Clinic in Newcastle where he specialised in Podiatric Biomechanics.

In 1994 Mike worked as a Consultant for Phase II Infantry Soldiers at ITB Ouston and then ITC Catterick as part of the rehabilitation team where he consulted until 2000.

Mike continued to work from his Practice in Wylam from 1993-2005 when he moved the Practice to Crawcrook.

Dawn Butcher BSc (Hons) MChS
Dawn a fellow Chiropodist qualified from the City of Sunderland University in 2007 gaining a Podiatric Bachelor in Science.  Dawn supports Mike from the Crawcrook Clinic on a Monday.

Dave Armstrong
Dave is our Lab Technician; he works with Mike to manufacture the bespoke insoles for our patients.

Claire Innes
Claire has been with us since 2015 working as Secretary alongside Mike and the Team.

Pam Jose
Joining us in April 2017, Pam is our Receptionist working alongside Dawn.

Ann Hunt
Having been a patient for many years, Mike finally got his way and Ann became part of the team in June 2017.

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Michael P. Cummins BSc DPodM MChS
Dawn Butcher BSc (Hons) MChS