Bedfordshire Podiatry Service

Bedfordshire
Monday – Friday, 08.30 – 17.00 South Locality: Friday, 08.30 – 16.00

Podiatry is a medical speciality, dealing with the diagnosis and treatment of foot and leg problems.

We provide a high quality, responsive service in well equipped and maintained surgeries, based on a patient’s clinical need.

Who do we Treat?
We target the service towards those individuals who have been assessed as needing the specialist skills of a podiatrist

Examples of appropriate referrals might include people with the following conditions:

  • Diabetes at risk
  • Rheumatic disease
  • Neurological disease
  • Immune deficiency
  • Septic or infected sores or cuts
  • Ulceration
  • Vascular or coronary disease
  • Patients on high risk drug therapies

The Podiatry Service provides a range of specialities and techniques including assessment, diagnosis, treatment, training and advice with an emphasis on prevention and self-management in order to reduce pain and maximise improvement in foot and lower limb conditions, thus improving or maintaining the patient’s mobility and quality of life.

Where service is based
Podiatry services are currently delivered at the following locations:

Health Centres: 

Flitwick Health Centre   

Union Street Clinic

Sandy Health Centre     

Biggleswade Health Centre

Ampthill Health Centre 

Liverpool Road Health Centre

Dunstable Health Centre             

Marsh Farm Clinic

Putnoe Health Centre   

Queens Park Medical Centre

Kempston Clinic

Wigmore Health Centre Houghton Regis

London Road Health Centre       

Shefford Health Centre

Leighton Buzzard Clinic 

Contact Details
Clinical Service Manager (Bedford and Central Beds): Andrew White
Tel 01525 631199

Clinical Service Manager (South Beds): Emma Stoneman
Tel: 01582 708555



Please ask for a referral from one of the following:

        GP
        0-19 Team
        Community Nurse
        Consultant
        Practice Nurse 

Self-referrals to this service are not accepted





Clinical


Clinical speciality:

Community Health Services