Team - Liam McManus

Liam McManus

BSc (Hons), MRCPod. HCPC Registered.

Team Member BIO - Liam McManus, BSc (Hons), MRCPod. HCPC Registered.

Liam McManus is a podiatrist and clinical director for South West Podiatry, specialising in musculoskeletal podiatric medicine and sports podiatry.  He graduated from the University of Huddersfield in 2010. Since then, he has gained extensive experience managing complex musculoskeletal, biomechanical and sports injury related pathologies of the foot and ankle.  Liam uses on-site diagnostic ultrasound to aid clinical diagnosis and provide evidence informed treatment plans for a wide range of foot and ankle conditions.  He utilises diagnostic ultrasoundshockwave therapy, injection therapy, orthotic therapy, rehab, plantar barefoot pressure analysis and 3D gait analysis at South West Podiatry's main clinical site at Earlsfield, London, SW18 4HR.

Liam spent 3 years as an extended scope MSK podiatrist ( ESP ) for Circle Integrated Care, Greenwich, and worked as a key member of a large multidisciplinary team. He triaged and managed a wide range of complex foot and ankle pathologies working alongside GPwSI, ESP Physiotherapists, MSK Physiotherapists, Orthopaedics and Podiatric surgery.

Liam passionately delivers digital and face to face interactive talks and educational workshops to Physiotherapists, Podiatrists, student Doctors and a wide range of allied health professionals.

  • Royal College of Podiatry Oxford Branch - Face to Face conference - Diagnostic Imaging (2022) and Clinical assessments (2023)
  • Foot & Ankle Show - Face to Face conference (2021 and 2023)
  • Foot & Ankle Show - Digital workshops (2021)
  • Royal College of Podiatry NI, Glasgow and Manchester branches - Back to Basics; Anatomy, Pathology, Testing and Intervention - Digital workshops (2021)
  • Royal College of Podiatry Kingston Branch - Diagnostic Ultrasound workshop and Anatomy Quiz - ( 2019)

He has also volunteered at CRISIS on three occasions and at the London Marathon in 2015, 2017, 2018 and 2022 as part of the medical team offering emergency care to injured runners.

In his spare time Liam still enjoys playing football having played 5 years at semi-professional level.  He lists hiking and running as other hobbies having completed Dublin Marathon in 2017.


  • Football
  • Running
  • Walking his dog
  • Wine tasting

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