Ashleigh O'Connell BSc(Hons) MCHs
Managing Director and Owner
Multi- award winning Ashleigh O`Connell is a HCPC state registered qualified podiatrist with a particular interest in nail surgery and diabetic wound care. Ashleigh trained at the University of East London, gaining a degree in Podiatric medicine BsC(hons).
I have been involved in providing health care since the age of 18, I have worked as a carer and in the capacity of an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) so to date i have over 15 years experience in providing health care albeit in various roles. Since qualifying as a podiatrist I have worked both within the NHS and private sector and have gained a broad range of experience of the conditions that can affect the lower limb with a particular interest in nail surgery and diabetic wound care.
In 2015 i left the NHS and set up my own business based in Hertford and i am proud to announce our second practice opens its doors in Stansted Mountfitchet (5mins drive into Bishop Stortford town center) January 2018 .
2016 was a successful year for the Herts Wellness Centre and I am very thankful to my clients for their loyalty who have supported my business and also feel blessed to have expanded the business to offer services such as; Psychology, Physiotherapy, Reflexology, Reiki, massage, Hypnotherapy and Hynobirthing through a wonderful team of associates thus enabling us to provide an all round service all under the same roof. Additionally, we have built excellent working relationships with local GP`s, Consultant surgeons and Osteopaths who I often refer to. I personally donate 1% of my business's profits back into the community, so by supporting my local small business you are helping us to make a difference to our community.
2017 has been an exiting year for the Herts Wellness Centre, I am proud and humbled to have won the prestigious and national 2017 Best Business Women awards for most inspiring business woman of the year and a finalist place in best new business. This year has seen the business grow from strength to strength and mainly due to a loyal client following and word of mouth. In addition, working along side local GP`s and other health care professionals both within the NHS and Private sector.
"My aim at the Herts Wellness Centre is to ensure that we deliver a patient centered experience of excellence and ensure our valued patients are cared for compassionately. All of our treatment plans are evidence based and we work with both the patient and other health care professional involved in your treatment, enabling us to get the best possible results for you and your loved ones".