Experiencing Skin & Nail Conditions?
Helping people manage skin conditions is a large component of podiatry, there are quite a few skin complaints we see frequently, the most common ones being: tinea, psoriasis, corns, callus, dermatitis, skin infections, warts and lesions.
Corns and callus are one of the top reasons people come and see a podiatrist, we can help you manage these and provide long term action plans for helping to reduce the occurrence of them.
Toe nails…. Not everyone’s favourite part of the body and there are many reasons why people come to podiatrist for help: They might just be getting further away as you become older, you may have had back or hip surgery and bending is not advised, they may just be difficult to cut. Let us help.
Frequently Asked Questions
Below are a couple of our most frequently asked questions. If you cannot find the answer you are looking for please contact us and we will be more than happy to answer any further questions.
If you are attending for a biomechanical assessment (injury review), please bring or wear shorts, bring the shoes you wear the most or fit your orthotics into.
Please also bring any current xrays/scans etc.
No, a referral is not necessary to come and see us.
If you have a chronic condition, such as diabetes or rheumatoid arthritis , then you may be eligible for an allied health medicare referral from your GP. Your eligibility is determined by your doctor and they can allocate you up to five visits for allied health services per calendar year. Medicare will subsidise your visit and provide a rebate of $53.80.
Clients who have a Department of Veterans’ Gold Card, who wish to see us using their Gold Card require a D904 referral from their GP.
All treatments are to be paid for on the day. We except cash, cheque and card. Eftpos and HICAPS are available.