Foot and ankle injuries can have a big impact on your life.
Before you book in, I have compiled a list of the most commonly asked questions and I will try and answer them below.
If you have any additional queries or would like further information on any of our services get in touch today via the contact page.
Frequently asked questions
What conditions do you deal with?
How can I make an appointment?
Where do consultations take place?
What insurance companies do you work with?
I am recognised by the following major private health insurers and bill within their fee guidelines: BUPA; AVIVA; AXA PPP; WPA; CIGNA; Benenden.
Do I need a GP referral before making an appointment?
How long will my appointment be?
I allow ample time for both new and follow up appointments.
How is surgery organised?
Should any surgery be necessary, a mutually convenient time will be arranged based on the nature of the operation, the necessary rehabilitation and the recovery time required.
If I undergo surgery how long will I be in hospital?
Some operations are done as a day case while others require a short stay in hospital.
Will I need any painkillers?
Pain killing and anti-inflammatory drugs play an important part in your rehabilitation following surgery.
Which physiotherapist should I see?
I work closely with a number of excellent physiotherapists and will discuss with you the most suitable.
What follow up will I need?
The number of further consultations you need will depend on the operation you have had and how closely I need to monitor your progress. In general I aim to continue to see you until you have fully recovered from any procedure.