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Effective, Non-invasive Treatment for Dupuytren's Contracture and Ledderhose Disease

The Dupuytren’s Practice provides effective and non-invasive radiotherapy treatment for people in the early stages of Dupuytren’s contracture and all stages of Ledderhose disease (also called plantar fibromatosis).


If you are concerned about a pre-existing condition or would like a diagnosis, book a consultation with us now.

Radiotherapy for Dupuytren's

Radiotherapy is an effective treatment option for early-stage Dupuytren’s disease.

Radiotherapy for Ledderhose

Radiotherapy is an effective treatment option for all stages of Ledderhose disease.

The Practice

Dupuytren’s Practice makes treatment available to you in GenesisCare’s state-of-the-art private clinics (Genesis Cancer Care UK Limited). These centres include the latest radiotherapy equipment and are staffed by highly experienced healthcare professionals with expert knowledge of these conditions.

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Radiotherapy Treatment

For most patients, our simple, safe and effective method can treat the symptoms and prevent the progression of early-stage Dupuytren’s contracture and Ledderhose disease.

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Our Centres

Initial consultations at The Dupuytren’s Practice are held in Chelmsford, Guildford, London or Nottingham with Dr Richard Shaffer – leading expert who specialises in treating benign conditions with radiotherapy. After this, you can receive treatment at any one of our 14 specialist radiotherapy centres, conveniently located throughout the UK.

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Get in touch

Contact us now, to be seen and treated quickly by some of the UK’s leading healthcare professionals.