Podiatrist near Northcote
Melbourne Podiatrist offers quality orthotics & podiatry care to residents in Northcote. We provide treatment for a broad range of conditions and injuries affecting the foot, ankle and lower leg, assisting our patients in reducing and relieving pain and returning to their normal level of activity.
How Can Podiatry Help?
Our podiatrists have more than 30 years expertise in diagnosing and treating a broad range of foot and lower limb conditions including heel and foot pain, gait anomalies, skin conditions, and ingrown toenails.
We undergo continuous training to bring you the latest and greatest treatment options. In response to his ongoing education, our most senior podiatrist Christopher Wheeler, has gained accreditation through the Australasian Podiatry Council and is recognized as an Accredited Podiatrist.
Podiatry Conditions We Treat:
- Heel pain
- Plantar fasciitis
- Diabetic footcare
- Achilles Tendonitis
- Flat feet
- Fungal nails
- Shin pain
- Knee pain
- Sports injuries
- Ingrown toenails
Typical First Podiatry Appointment
We welcome new patients at our two clinic locations. Our initial consultation for all new patients in Northcote is up to 40 minutes, standard appointment times are 30 minutes.
In your first appointment we will go through a detailed assessment of your foot and ankle including an analysis of your gait if required. This allows your podiatrist to correctly diagnose any conditions or injuries you may have and tailor a treatment plan specific to your needs. Treatments can include orthotics, nail surgery and shockwave therapy as well as exercises to do at home that are designed to speed up your recovery.
Do I need a referral from my GP to book an appointment?
You can book an appointment with us directly without the need for a GP referral, We also offer treatment covered through the Department of Veterans’ Affairs (DVA), and the Enhanced Primary Care (EPC) Scheme with a referral from your doctor. We do not bulk bill.
How Do I Make A Podiatry Appointment?
If you are a new patient in Northcote, please complete our New Patient Registration form and submit this to either the Brunswick Foot Clinic or the Sandringham Foot Clinic.