The Department of Veterans Affairs allows some individuals to have access to ongoing podiatry care at no cost to the individual if they have a Repatriation Health Card.
Kincumber Podiatry treats patients referred to us by their GP and Enhanced Primary Care (EPC) Program for Allied Health Services under Medicare.
We accept all major health funds for instant rebates. HICAPS is an electronic health claims and payments system, which offers members of participating health funds the convenience of automatic claims processing, on the spot in the clinic.
A standard podiatry consultation will involve the cutting and filing of toe nails and removal of excessive thick skin and corns. Chronic toe irritation, due to the involuted shape of some nails, can be relieved by removing slivers from the edges of the nail.
A custom orthotic is a device designed to align the foot and ankle into the most anatomically efficient position. They are biomechanical medical appliances that are custom made to correct your specific foot imbalance.
Kincumber Podiatry offer a home visit service. We believe affordable health services should be available to everyone, regardless of age or mobility. As access to services can get more difficult with age, we will come to you at your convenience.