Do I need a referral to see a podiatrist?
No. However some circumstances will require a referral such as if your GP has recommended complex treatment or if you’re seeking work cover.
What does a podiatrist do?
Podiatry is an Allied Health profession working in the area of conditions in the foot, ankle and lower body, including ingrown toenails.
Is podiatry covered by private health insurance?
Yes but ensure you have it selected in your specific cover package.
What do orthotics do?
Orthotics are in-shoe devices that are designed to alleviate pain and control foot and lower limb functions.