Podiatrists are health care professionals who specialise in the treatment of feet and legs. Podiatrists treat a range of foot disorders such as:
- Biomechanical Problems
- Nail Surgery
The Podiatry team are key members of the trusts Multidisciplinary Foot Protection Service and provide specialist care in the management of medium/high risk diabetic feet.
Our core purpose is to ‘treat, manage and prevent foot health disorders in those patients who have a recognised clinical need for our service, whilst maintaining independent living and promoting quality of life wherever possible’.
The Podiatry team operate from 17 sites across Blackpool, Fylde, Wyre and North Lancs insuring services are delivered providing local care and also within a patient’s home if the patient is housebound.