Mr Julian Leon Livingstone

Consultant Podiatrist


Year qualified:1990


Personal profile

trained as an undergraduate in London and qualified in 1990. I was appointed to a Consultant position within the Orthopaedic team at Barnet & Chase Farm Hospitals NHS Trust in 2002. The first such appointments in the country. Barnet hospital became part of The Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust in 2014 and I have been involved in service development and improvement at all 3 sites.

Primarily a specialist in the function of the foot during the gait cycle I diagnose and treat a wide range of musculoskeletal disorders of the Lower Limb arising from foot function. A registered Independent & Supplementary Prescriber with the HCPC I can prescribe and administer medication as needed for your condition.

Although a musculoskeletal specialist, I also can treat, investigate or provide advice on all problems that can affect the foot and ankle. I have a specialist interest in the developing foot of children but provides care effectively from the birth to old age.

An elected board member of the Faculty of Podiatric medicine of The Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow the only Multidisciplinary Royal College in the UK. I am also an examiner and London Regional advisor for the Royal College. I have previously served as an elected member for The College of Podiatry, Medical Faculty. I am an external advisor for both National Institute for Health & Care Excellence (NICE) and the Department of Health.

Clinical Interests

  • Gait Analysis
  • Children’s Foot problems
  • Plantar Fasciitis/ Heel pain
  • Ingrown Toenails
  • Sports Injuries
  • Ankle Pain
  • Forefoot Pain

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Professional Memberships

  • College of Podiatry
  • Faculty of Podiatric Medicine, Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow
  • British Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society
  • American Podiatric Medical Association
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

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