Podiatry Service

What we do

Our 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 musculo-skeletal 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 musculo-skeletal and biomechanical conditions.

Podiatry includes the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting the lower limbs.

• Self-care advice

• Footwear assessment and advice

• The management of foot ulceration

• Nail surgery (removal of part or the whole nail)

• Vascular and neurological assessment of the lower limbs

• Management of nail and skin conditions affecting the feet eg corn and callus reduction

Biomechanical assessment

  • Gait assessment, prescription and manufacture of orthoses (insoles)

• Wound care

• Falls and rehabilitation podiatry.

 

Referrals

If you live in Sefton  and want an assessment please download the application form HERE, complete it and return it to your local health centre. The full list of sites where this service is available is included in the application form. 

If you live in Liverpool the podiatry service is provided from community sites in addition to provision in patients own homes, residential and care homes. For an assessment appointment please complete The Liverpool Podiatry Application Form and email to podiatry.referral@merseycare.nhs.uk or alternatively you can print this form and return to your local health centre. Please find our list of sites below:

Location

Address

 Telephone Number 

Belle Vale Health Centre

Hedgefield Road, L25 2XE

   

0151 234 1106

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 295 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

Patient Information

Download the South Sefton Podiatry Service leaflet HERE.

Download the Liverpool Podiatry Service leaflet for a list of clinics to keep.