Mr. Ewan Kannegieter, founder of Kann Foot Surgery, is a Consultant Podiatric Surgeon with over 20 years’ experience in the foot business. He undertakes over 800 surgical foot procedures each year. To view his website please see kannfootsurgery
Based in central Essex at the Phoenix Hospital Chelmsford Mr. Kannegieter provides effective, pain-relieving solutions for many foot and ankle conditions, including bunions, hammertoes, heel pain and many other foot issues.
Consultations, diagnostics, treatment and surgery are also available with Mr Kannegieter at 9 Harley Street and the Weymouth Hospital, London.
A previous winner of the Glasgow Caledonian University Clinical Medicine Prize, he graduated with a distinction in Podiatric Medicine in 1999 and went on to further his training in Bishops Stortford, Epping, Colchester, Ilkeston and Reading before gaining his fellowship in Podiatric Surgery in 2012 and certificate of completion of podiatric surgical training in 2016.
Following 3 years as a Specialist Registrar in Podiatric Surgery at the Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust, Mr. Kannegieter relocated to the Essex countryside, where he now works both privately and for the NHS as a Consultant Podiatric Surgeon. Over the past 20 years, Mr. Kannegieter has honed his skills and experience in a broad range of elective foot surgery and has developed a special interest in diabetic limb salvage surgery, and the rheumatoid foot.
Mr. Kannegieter holds an NHS post as a Consultant Podiatric Surgeon at Braintree Community Hospital in Essex, employed by Provide CIC, and works closely with the Vascular Surgery and Plastic Surgery teams at Broomfield Hospital, Chelmsford.
He is proud to be a tutor in Podiatric Surgery and has lectured at various regional and national conferences with the College of Podiatry. He is a reviewer for the UK Podiatry journal, Podiatry Now, leads clinical governance and supervision for surgical units and is a mentor for surgical first assistants, non-medical prescribers and advanced clinical MSc students.
Ewan is an instructor for Marquardt fixation at their annual lower limb cadaveric surgery course in Frankfurt, and works as a consultant for Novastep helping design internal fixation for the European-American market. He provides numerous second opinions on foot pathology and surgery cases for colleagues and patients from around the globe, from countries such as China, USA, Italy, Israel and Australia. He is also an affiliate lecturer for the University of Huddersfield Masters in Podiatric Surgery programme.
Mr Kannegieter was appointed as Chair of the Southern Deanery for Podiatric Surgery in 2020, he sits on the College of Podiatry Faculty of Podiatric Surgery Board and takes up the role of Vice-Dean from July 2021. He is the co-chair of the annual scientific conference for podiatric surgery (FOPS Conference) for 2022 and 2023.