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Word: podiatrist

Definition: doctor who treats ailments of the feet; chiropodist; N. podiatrics


Sentences Containing 'podiatrist'

Professor Steven George West (born 27 March 1961) is the vice-chancellor of the University of the West of England and the current Chairman of the University Alliance He trained as a Podiatrist before becoming a lecturer and senior lecturer at The Chelsea School of Podiatric Medicine, London Foot Hospital and the University of Westminster in 1984.

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