What are Podiatrists?
Podiatrists are qualified health professionals specialising in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation and surgical conditions of feet and lower limbs.
Podiatrists in Australia undertake a Bachelor degree and spend up to 4 years training in lower limb and foot health.
Common areas and conditions treated by Podiatrists:
Do I have to get a referral from my GP to see a Podiatrist?
Is Podiatry covered through private health?
Yes but you will need to check with your provider to see if it falls under your plan. If not they can easily change it for you.