Podiatry

Taranaki DHB podiatry secondary services (hospital) are available for people with active foot complications or high-risk feet, particularly those with diabetes.

Eligible people receive TDHB funded assessment and treatments provided in the community at one of the following three private podiatry practices:

Taranaki Podiatry
215 St Aubyn St
New Plymouth 4310
Phone (06) 758 3006

Helen McCarthy Podiatry
35 Morley St
New Plymouth 4310
Phone (06) 758 2962

Lynley Ladd Podiatry
94 High St
Hawera
Phone (06) 278 5382

Service Details

Referrals are accepted from GPs, specialist consultants, hospital departments and community agencies. Referrals should be sent to the Taranaki Base Hospital Referral Centre.  

Once the persons needs have been prioritised, he/she will be contacted by one of the above podiatry services and an appointment arranged.

There may be a charge to the patient if orthoses or other aids are required.
On arrangement, inpatients with urgent podiatry needs may be seen in the ward.
Once a persons condition improves they are discharged from the TDHB funded service.

Contact us

Taranaki Base Hospital Referral Centre
Phone 06 753 6139 ext 8355
Email referrals@tdhb.org.nz

Last updated: Thursday, September 12, 2013

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