A number of transport strikes are due to take place in November and December. If you or your child has an appointment at one of our hospitals or community centres, please plan ahead and do all you can to attend. If you need to cancel your appointment, please contact your clinical team.

Nurses' strike action will take place on 15 and 20 December. Our emergency and time critical services will be open. We'll let you know if your appointment is affected.

Orthotic community service

Our community orthotic service provides a range of orthoses (artificial aids that support unstable and/or painful joints) including:

  • footwear
  • insoles
  • ankle foot orthoses
  • knee braces
  • spinal braces/supports
  • upper limb orthoses
  • compression garments
  • custom-made orthoses.

We are primarily located at the Bowley Close Rehabilitation Centre, and we are linked with the diabetic foot clinic at King's College Hospital.

We run specialised orthotic clinics for children at Sunshine House and the Mary Sheridan Centre.

More information about our adult services is on the Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust website.


Chris Cody – clinical lead and head of service for orthotics

Sasha Playfoot – orthotist

Karrie Lai – orthotist  

Email: orthoticbc@gstt.nhs.uk



Tel: 020 3049 7776 

Email: orthoticbc@gstt.nhs.uk

Mon-Fri, 8.30am-4.30pm

How to find us

We're based at Bowley Close Rehabilitation Centre, but run clinics for children at Sunshine House and the Mary Sheridan Centre.