About me / Amdana

Gafin Morgan - Specialist Podiatrist

The practice was founded as Podiatry Wales by Gafin Morgan over 20 years ago. 

“I offer a personal and down to earth service and have many returning patients who recommend me to their friends and family. “

 

The practice has been based in Cardiff, however has moved to Merthyr Tydfil, the home town of Gafin where he is keen to bring his experience back to his roots. 

Gafin is the Principal of the practice and qualified in 1997 from University of Wales Institute Cardiff. He has extensive experience in  Orthopaedics, Acupuncture, Soft Tissue / Myofascial Therapy. He has a Licentiate in Acupuncture (Full Body), BSc in Podiatric Medicine and a PGCert in Diagnostic Ultrasound. 

Active Research: is currently researching the mechanical properties of the Achilles Tendon. 

Vice Chair and Research Officer for the  All Wales Pont of Care Diagnostic Ultrasound Group.

In my spare time I enjoy playing musical instruments, doing Calisthenics  and cyclocross. 

Research

Ultrasound:  Open Science Journal   Point of Care Ultrasound in the Orthopaedic triage Setting 

Current: MyotonPRO Achilles Tendinopathy. More to come..

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