FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is a Podiatrist?
A Podiatrist is a health professional who deals with prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of conditions of the feet and lower limbs.
Do I need a GP Referral to see a Podiatrist?
No, you do not require a referral to consult with a Podiatrist.
Am I covered for Podiatry under my private health fund?
Podiatry is usually covered under "extras" in your private health fund. We reccommend checking with your health fund provider prior to your appointment to check what services you are covered for and level of rebate.
Am I covered for Podiatry under Medicare?
Medicare coverage is only for patients who have an Enhanced Primary Care Plan (EPC) from their GP.
Do you accept Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA) referrals?
Yes, we do accept DVA refferals from your GP.
Do you accept workers compensation patients?
Yes, we accept patients under workers compensations with a GP refferal letter and a letter from your insurance pre-approving the initial consultation.
Should I remove nail polish prior to your appointment?
Yes, we ask all of our patients to remove any nail polish, shellac, or artificial nails prior to your appointment.
What payment options are accepted?
We accept cash, EFTPOS, credit card, and AfterPay.
Is there on-site parking?
At Castle Hill Podiatry we have limited car parks on premises including disabled parking with easy access for Wheelchairs.
How can I get to Castle Hill Podiatry?
Our address is 238 Old Northern Rd, Castle Hill NSW 2155.
Is Castle Hill Podiatry wheelchair accessible?
Yes, we are wheelchair accessible with disabled parking and ramps to easily access our building.
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