To access our services at our four campuses; you can either call or fax through a referral yourself or via you GP/Specialist or other healthcare provider.
Please note you must be a concession care holder or have an urgent issue to access Podiatry services and Warrnambool and/or Camperdown
By calling, faxing or emailing through a detailed referral letter containing all relevant information.
A medications list, current footwear, letters and/or reports from other health care professionals, details of any diagnostics (i.e. scans) and a timeline history of the issue.
A goal directed can plan will be written to ensure both the Podiatrist and the patient are clear about what the goals are and how they will be achived.
An urgent issue is when you have a wound, skin/soft tissue infection, infection ingrown nail, sudden change in your foot shape or unexplained redness and temperature increase in your foot.
No – we do not see sporting injuries.
Yes – however if you have been treated by another health professional, it is helpful to have a referral from them so that we know what they have tried to do to manage the issue.
People with Diabetes should have an annual foot check to see if there is anything to be concerned about and to provide advice on how to prevent foot issues from occurring.
We allocate wait times depending on your need. This can range from once a week to once a year.