Podiatry

The Redbridge podiatry department provides a wide range of foot care services to those with a clinical need for treatment. The service primarily treats those with long-term conditions such as diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, inflammatory arthritis and peripheral vascular disease. All podiatrists within the department are trained to BSc (Hons) Podiatry level or equivalent, and are registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC).

The department provides the following services:

  • biomechanical and gait reviews for painful foot conditions
  • nail surgery for painful / in-growing toenails (under local anaesthetic)
  • a comprehensive diabetic foot service the including the management of acute foot problems including ulceration
  • general podiatry treatment for people who are at risk because of their medical conditions

Following an in-depth assessment, the team work with patients to put together an individualised care plan to support their recovery. Treatment may be provided in the community or hospital setting, or for housebound people in their home.

Patient information

Contact our service in Redbridge

Podiatry service, Redbridge and Waltham Forest
Hainault Health Centre
Manford Way
Chigwell
IG7 4DF

Tel: 0300 300 1722
Fax: 0300 300 1942

Opening times: Community call centre for all referrals and appointment information Monday to Friday: 9am-5pm, (excluding bank holidays) Saturday: 9am-1pm

Other locations

We operate from a number of clinics, health centres and hospitals in Redbridge and Waltham Forest. Please contact us for further details.

Referrals

Please email - nem-tr.Podiatry.REDWF@nhs.net. Referrals are also made via healthcare professionals and social services.