Louise Stirk

Podiatrist

BSc Technology of Podiatry, MSc in Sports Medicine

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Biography

Louise Stirk qualified as a podiatrist at the University of Johannesburg (South Africa) in 2010. She later completed a master’s degree in Sports Medicine at the University of KwaZulu Natal (South Africa). She had 2 private practices, one in central Johannesburg and at the Wanderers Cricket Stadium (Wanderers Sports Medical Centre) where she had the great opportunity to work with South Africa’s elite cricket and soccer players. Louise has served on the executive committee for the Podiatry Association of South Africa and currently is registered with the Royal College of Podiatry and Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

Louise moved to London beginning of 2019 and has since joined Pure Sports Medicine, a multi-disciplinary sports medical centre.

Her special interests are assessing and managing injuries related to running, cricket and football. Her passion is to help patients lead an active, pain-free lifestyle.

Specialist Interests

Biomechanics and Gait Analysis

Sporting Interests

Football, Golf, Running and Cricket

Work Experience

Private practice owner in South Africa

Other Experience

Work experience with long distance runners and; South African club and national level cricket and soccer teams


Louise’s Services #


Louise’s Locations #

Moorgate EC2A

Our Moorgate clinic benefits from a prime location on Finsbury Square, ideally located on the City fringe connecting Liverpool Street and Moorgate with Shoreditch and Old Street. Offering both face-to-face and remote consultations.

Book an appointment
020 7788 7000

Bank EC2R

Our Bank clinic on Threadneedle Street is located in the heart of the square mile, convenient to Bank, Bishopsgate, Leadenhall and Monument with extended opening hours. Offering both face-to-face and remote consultations.

Book an appointment
020 7788 7000

Raynes Park / Wimbledon SW20

Our Raynes Park clinic, next to David Lloyd Leisure, is convenient to Wimbledon, Raynes Park, Kingston and the South West London area. Offering face-to-face and remote consultations.

Book an appointment
020 7788 7000


Louise’s Blog Posts #

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The Many Causes of Heel Pain

The heel is a specialised part of the body designed to absorb the impact of your body weight when walking, running or undertaking any other form of physical exertion or weight-bearing exercise.

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Plantar Fasciitis; What is it and how to treat It?

When the fibrous band connecting your heel bone to your toes becomes weak or irritated, it can cause pain in your foot and heel. Plantar Fasciitis is the most common cause of heel pain. Podiatrist, Louise Stirk offers helpful advice on the causes and treatments available.

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Meet The Team: Podiatry

Our Podiatry Team explains the service of Podiatry, answering some of our most commonly asked questions.

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What is a Foot Specialist (Podiatrist)?

Whether you’ve recently been referred to a Foot Specialist or just want to know more about the benefits of Podiatry; Sports Podiatrist Louise Stirk is here to break it all down.