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Podiatry - High Risk Foot Clinic

Description

Multidisciplinary foot service (include podiatrist, orthotist, wound CNC, diabetes educator and endocrinologist, with access to vascular and orthopaedic surgeons) managing active foot ulcers and foot complications.

Location and Contact

Facility: Nepean Hospital

Address: Level 1 North Block

Phone: 4734 1492 or 4734 1795

Fax: 4734 3933

For urgent referrals, please contact our wound CNC on 0408 180 627 during work hours on Monday to Thursday

Referral Criteria

Non-healing foot ulcer or wound

Suspected osteomyelitis or soft tissue infection of the foot

Suspected or diagnosed active Charcot neuroarthropathy

Gangrene of the lower limb

How to refer

GP to write detailed referral letter addressed to Dr Zheng, including

  • Current list of medications
  • Current medical history
  • Latest pathology results (FBC, EUC, HbA1c, fasting lipids)
  • Imaging (X-rays, CT, MRI, arterial studies), if performed

Fax referral to (02) 4734 3933

The patient will either be called or sent a letter regarding appointment details

Clinic Days

Speciality Clinic Day(s) of Clinic
Podiatry

Monday

Podiatry/Endocrine

Tuesday

Podiatry/Endocrine

Wednesday

Podiatry Friday

 

 

 

Monday, 26 November 2018 11:24:32 AM