The Podiatry service treats and manages foot complications related to diabetes and other disorders that may affect the feet; arthritic conditions and those that affect circulation, nervous and musculoskeletal systems.
Qualified podiatrists supported by podiatry assistants offer a service to adults and children at community venues and in patients own homes, residential and care homes.The service has podiatrists who provide specialised in diabetes, wound care, rheumatoid arthritis or musculoskeletal and biomechanical conditions.
Podiatry includes the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting the lower limbs.
- Self care advice
- Common foot problems (verrucae, athlete's foot and dry skin) - leaflet available here
- Footwear assessment and advice - leaflet available here
- The management of foot ulceration
- Nail surgery (removal of part or the whole nail) - leaflet available here
- Nail disorders - leaflet available here
- Vascular and neurological assessment of the lower limbs
- Management of nail and skin conditions affecting the feet eg corn and callus reduction - leaflet available here
- Biomechanical assessment
- Gait assessment, prescription and manufacture of orthoses (insoles)
- Wound care
- Falls and rehabilitation podiatry.
The Liverpool podiatry service is provided from community sites in addition to patients own homes, residential and care homes.
Download the Liverpool Podiatry Service leaflet for a list of clinics to keep.
A list of sites is below:
Belle Vale Health Centre
|Hedgefield Road, L25 2XE|
|Breeze Hill Neighbourhood Centre||1-3 Rice Lane, Liverpool L9 1AD||0151 295 3500|
|Childwall Five Ways Health Centre||Childwall Five Ways, Childwall Road, L15 6UT||0151 295 9333|
Croxteth Health Centre
|40 Altcross Road, Liverpool L11 0BS||0151 295 9191|
|Dovecot Health Centre||Longreach Road, Liverpool L14 0NL||0151 295 9400|
Everton Health Centre
|45 Everton Road, Liverpool L6 2EW||0151 800 8333|
|Kensington Neighbourhood Centre||157 Edge Lane, Liverpool, L7 2PF||0151 295 3636|
|Livingtston Drive Health Centre||Livingston Drive, Liverpool, L17 8XY||0151 727 5349|
|Norris Green Health Centre||Townsend Avenue, L11 5AF||0151 295 9500|
|Old Swan Health Centre||Crystal Close, Liverpool, L13 2GA||0151 247 6710|
|Picton Health Centre||137 Earle Road, Liverpool L7 6HD||0151 295 3300|
|Riverside Health Centre||
Park Street, Liverpool L8 6QP
|0151 295 9457|
|South Liverpool NHS Treatment Centre||Church Road, Garston, Liverpool L19 2LW||0151 295 9090|
|Speke Health Centre||75 North Parade, Liverpool L24 2XP||0151 295 8800|
|Townsend Lane Health Centre||98 Townsend Lane, Anfield, L6 0BB||0151 295 9500|
|Vauxhall Health Centre||Limekiln Road, Liverpool L5 8XR||0151 295 3700|
If you live in Liverpool, the Podiatry service is provided from community sites in addition to patients own homes, residential and care homes. For an assessment appointment, please download the application form, complete it and return to your local health centre or email podiatry
Alternatively, you can complete a paper referral at your local health centre, all of which are listed above.
If you live in Sefton and want an assessment, please complete the above form too and email podiatry
Alternatively, you can also complete a paper referral at one of your local health centres.