Sign In
HomeHospitals and ServicesPodiatry - Brookvale Community Health Centre

Podiatry - Brookvale Community Health Centre

Level 3

Brookvale Community Health Centre

612-624 Pittwater Road

Brookvale

2100

Map view

Podiatry - Brookvale Community Health Centre

Contact us

General enquiries: (02) 9388 5244

Fax number: (02) 9388 5194

Email: [email protected]

Opening hours

Tuesday: 08:30 - 16:00
Wednesday: 08:30 - 16:00
Thursday: 08:30 - 16:00
Friday: 08:30 - 16:00

Related Services

Row 25, 51

 What we do

We treat people at high risk of developing foot problems. Our service aims to prevent hospitalisation and foot amputation. Appointments are only available to those who have been assessed as having the greatest clinical need and are at risk of serious foot complications. Services available include assessment of circulation and sensation, care of skin and nails, nail surgery, wound care, footwear assessment and advice.

 What to bring

  • Images or scans
  • Blood results
  • Test results
  • List of current medications
  • Referral

 When to visit us

To be eligible for our service, patients must have one or more of the following medical conditions which place the lower limb at high risk:

  • Diabetes
  • Foot ulceration / cellulitis / warm oedematous foot
  • Partial or total foot amputation due to vascular / neurological complications
  • Significant peripheral vascular disease (PVD or PAD)
  • Rheumatoid arthritis with significant foot deformity
  • Neuroarthropathy
  • Peripheral neuropathy / neuropathic symptoms
  • Renal failure - chronic / dialysis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Transplant recipients


Patients must also live within Northern Beaches local government area.
 

 How to visit us

 Referral information

  • GP referral  
  • Medical referral

To be eligible for our services, patients require a referral letter from their GP clearly stating how they meet the above eligibility criteria.‚Äč
 

 Other information

Is there a cost to patients to attend the clinic?

There is no cost to attend the service, however there may be costs assocaited with provision of items such as pressure offloading boots.

 Related links