About Us

Welcome to Carmen Hancock Podiatry and Chiropody!

Established since 2001, our practice has become well known for the high standard of treatments that we offer for a wide range of conditions with Podiatry and Chiropody.

We have earned a wonderful reputation for our excellent care and expertise within our field.

Our Podiatrists are all fully qualified, insured and experienced professionals. Our aim is to deliver the best care and outstanding service to our patients in a professional but friendly manner.

Why Choose Us

Carmen E. Hancock

Carmen is the owner and lead Podiatrist of the practice. She holds a Bachelor of Science Honours degree in Podiatry which highlights her specialist knowledge within her field.

A registered nurse for over 20 years, Carmen has always had a kind and caring personality with a wonderful empathy for her patients.

For your peace of mind, Carmen is a member of the College of Podiatry, and is registered with the Health and Care Professions Council. 

Further to Carmen’s extensive training in Chiropody and Podiatry, she is also a qualified Reflexologist and Sports Massage Therapist. She also holds certificates as a Reiki Master. 

Carmen Hancock Lead Podiatrist
Alex Hancock Receptionist Barnsley Clinic

Alex Hancock

Alex is our Practice manager and keeps us all in line and well-organised!

Alex has worked with us since 2003 and is the friendly voice at the end of the phone, and the lovely welcoming smile that you see as soon as you enter our reception.

If you have any booking enquiries or would like any information on any of our treatments, Alex is more than happy to help you.



Helen Parkin

A qualified podiatrist since 2010, Helen holds a BSc Hons degree in Podiatry and is registered with HCPC, She has experience in both clinic and home settings with a special interest in Biomechanics and the orthotic management of the foot.

Helen is a very gentle and caring her ways and thoroughly enjoys her work.


Our Podiatrists are all fully qualified, insured and experienced professionals. They are all DBS checked, and hold certificates in CPR and first aid. Carmen, Tracey and Helen also hold Prescription-Only Medicine Certificates and Local Anaesthetic Certificates. This enables them to prescribe certain medications relevant to the field. Additionally, they can carry out nail surgeries, and treat other conditions that require local anaesthetic of the foot and ankle area.

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