How Does It Work?
Can Podiatrists do home visits? Yes we can! At Foot Centre Group we recognise that some patients are unable to visit our clinic for varying reasons; Cannot drive/get transport to the clinic or perhaps are housebound. In these cases we are able to offer Podiatrist home visits in the comfort of your home. We are able to offer all of our services in the home, just as effectively and safely as we do in the clinic.
Melbourne In-home Podiatry
Can you access Podiatry home visits in Melbourne? At Foot Centre Group we provide care in both our Moorabbin and Edithvale clinics. We can provide home visits to the following locations;
Moorabbin, Bentleigh, Highett, Brighton, Brighton East, Hampton, Sandringham, Black Rock, Beaumaris, Mentone, Mordialloc, Aspendale, Caulfield, Caulfield South, Carnegie, Oakleigh, McKinnon, Ormond, Glenhuntly, Gardenvale, Elsternwick, Elwood, Ripponlea, St Kilda, Chelsea, Chelsea Heights, Aspendale, Aspendale Gardens, Waterways, Bonbeach, Carrum.
If your suburb is not in our range you can contact the clinic and find out if we are able to visit you at a revised rate.
Mobile Podiatry Is The Future Of Healthcare
We believe that each and every person should have access to podiatric care regardless of whether it is in the clinic or in the home. This is why mobile Podiatry home visits are vital to our community and the future of foot health.
Why Choose In-Home Podiatry Services?
If you qualify for in-home podiatry care we encourage you to take advantage of our services as it is convenient, professional and effective, especially during the uncertain times of COVID 19. Our Podiatrists are equipped with all necessary personal protective equipment (PPE) to keep you safe in your home.
What is Involved in a Podiatrist House Call?
The process is as follows;
You can contact the clinic for a Podiatrist home visit booking that suits you and your podiatrist – It is always advised to call the clinic and chat to one of our friendly staff to ensure the home visit is the right choice for you, this may involve a brief description of what services you require to ensure the Podiatrist is well equipped to treat you as best as possible.
Your first home visit will require that you fill out a New Patient form. This can be emailed to you or filled out with the Podiatrist at your first appointment. There may be other documentation to be filled depending on the patient.
The Podiatrist will arrive at your home, at the scheduled time to provide you with Podiatric treatment. Your Podiatrist will be equipped with all the necessary tools and personal protective equipment needed to complete your treatment. We are able to provide all our in clinic services in the home. Your podiatrist will then book you in for your follow up appointment.
Who Pays for At-Home Podiatry Care?
There are varying ways in which a payment can be made. We accept and welcome the following clients; Private clients, Department of Veteran’s affairs clients, medicare clients and NDIS clients.
Need to see a Podiatrist at home?
Call 03 9553 0044 or make an appointment HERE for your orthotic assessment with one of our team!