Welcome to the
Mackenzie Practice

We are a friendly, well established, private Podiatry clinic in Islington, North London offering a range of specialist treatments for feet in a modern and professional environment.

All the practitioners at the clinic are highly skilled and have extensive practice in their professions. They are all members of the relevant professional bodies and all of our Podiatrists have full HCPC (Health Care Professions Council) registration.

We are open five days a week from 10 am Tuesday to Saturday and our premises and facilities are fully accessible for customers with disabilities.

our surgery

Our Team

Each therapist at the Mackenzie practice is HCPC registered and is a member of the professional and regulatory
bodies for their profession.

If you have any questions or would like to discuss your treatment prior to your appointment please call our
reception who will provide contact details.

The Podiatry Team


Liz Daffey BSc DPodM MRCPod
HCPC Registered Podiatrist

Liz graduated from the London Foot Hospital in 1984 and has worked extensively in the NHS as a Diabetes Specialist Podiatrist and in private practice.

She specialises in Nail  Surgery and Diabetes as well as General Footcare.


Sean Lyons BSc MRCPod DIDC
HCPC Registered Podiatrist

Sean graduated from the University of Brighton in 1998.

He is a Diabetes Specialist Podiatrist but also offers general foot care. He is available for house calls.

Sean works in an multi-disciplinary setting within the High Risk Foot Service and is currently working at University College Hospitals NHS Trust.


Jonathan (Jono) Chapman BHSc (Pod) MRCPod
HCPC Registered Podiatrist

Jonathan qualified from Auckland University of Technology (New Zealand) in 2009.

Initially working in private practice in New Zealand working in biomechanics, sports injuries and routine podiatry. Jonathan moved to London in 2015 and has been working in both private practice and the NHS. He is currently working at Homerton University Hospital NHS Trust as a Specialist Podiatrist with a special interest in biomechanics/musculoskeletal podiatry.

Jonathan has a keen interest in running injuries and how foot and leg function can contribute to injuries. This enables an individual approach to treatment with the aim of reducing pain and improving activity.

Jonathan also provides advanced therapy for stubborn verruca (verruca needling).


Amy Oscroft BSc MRCPod
HCPC Registered Podiatrist

Amy graduated from the University of Salford in 2016.

She is a Diabetes and High-Risk Foot Specialist Podiatrist working in the NHS.

She specialises in ingrown toenails, high-risk foot care, and routine care such as nails, callus and corns.

Amy is available for clinic bookings and also undertakes home visits.

Emma O’Keeffe BSc MRCPod
HCPC Registered Podiatrist

Emma graduated from the University of Brighton in 2014.

Emma works as a High Risk podiatrist in the NHS and is experienced in all aspects of podiatry, particularly managing and treating high-risk foot conditions, diabetic foot and related disorders.

She is available for clinic bookings and home visits.

Other Therapies

Mina Patel Advanced Clinical Massage Therapist

Mina is a compassionate, highly experienced complementary therapist with a touch that is often described as therapeutic, mindful and nurturing. Her calm and professional presence creates a safe environment that enhances and supports the physical and emotional wellbeing of her clients.

Her personal experience of caring for others with life limiting conditions uniquely helps Mina to identify with the physical, mental and emotional needs of her clients, leading to specialised sessions that are tailored specifically to the immediate needs of individual, through the use of an integrated blend of different soft tissue techniques such as Myofascial Release and Dynamic Angular Petrissage.

Email: mina@mackenziepractice.com

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