The Children’s Podiatry Service can help with concerns relating to childhood developmental and musculoskeletal conditions of the foot and ankle. This includes both symptomatic problems and parental concern in relation to the development of the foot.
Guidance is provided on:
Clinics are held across the county, often in a multi-disciplinary setting, in Cheltenham, Cirencester, Dursley, Coleford, Gloucester, Moreton in Marsh and Stonehouse. Please view this link for further information on clinic locations.
Referrals for any child up to the age of 16 years can be made by GPs, health visitors or self-referral and should be sent to The Podiatry Department at GRH via online referral, a letter or electronically via Systm1.
Alternatively please follow this resource link to the referral form.
Please follow the resource link below to the website for further information.
Please follow the resource link below to the guidance and referral criteria for the assessment of children within the GHNHSFT Community Paediatric and Neurodisability service. This guidance is for General Practitioners, Public Health Nurses and Therapists
Wye Valley NHS Trust provide podiatry services to local patients and those on the border of Herefordshire.
Podiatry referral can be made via NHS e-Referral or paper referral forms are accepted at any clinic site.
Referrals to and are via letter to;
The Gloucestershire Community Children and Young People’s Physiotherapy Service aims to support children & young people with a range of conditions by providing them and their families with support, advice and physical intervention to promote optimum outcome for the child and their family
Parents, young people and children in Gloucestershire have direct access to the service via
A qualified children’s physiotherapist will call back to provide a telephone assessment, advice and onward referral if appropriate. Children’s Physiotherapy Direct is available Monday to Friday (excluding Bank Holidays) 9.00am to 12.00pm.
Referrals to this service are also accepted in writing from GPs, Consultants or other healthcare professionals to:
Please follow the resource link below to the online referral form.
Further information and Patient and carer information leaflets can be found here.