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Podiatry, also known as podiatric medicine, and is an area focussing on medical issues pertaining to the lower leg, the foot and ankle.
In the UK, a degree in podiatry grants a practitioner the rights to provide prescription medications, non-invasive surgeries, and certain injectable therapies.
One of the requirements of podiatrists in the UK is the completion of 1,000 clinical hours under the supervision of an experienced podiatrist. This ensures that all podiatrists qualified and registered in the UK have received extensive training and experience in their field.
Podiatrists in the UK are regulated by The Health and Care Professionals Council and all podiatrists are required to register, in order to practice.