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Health alert: COVID-19

COVID-19 Alert: We are currently at GREEN traffic light level - there is no restriction for coming to hospital to receive healthcare. Visitors are currently welcome at Metro South Health facilities, and are asked to help keep patients safe by maintaining physical distancing where possible and practising hand hygiene. See visitor restrictions and the latest Queensland Government information. [18 January 2023].

Prosthetics/Orthotics and Podiatry

Prosthetic/Orthotic Service:

Services are available primarily to residents of the Metro South Health catchment. 

Podiatry Service:

This service treats outpatients identified with ’acute complications’ primarily of the Metro south Health catchment.


  • Current foot ulcer with or without infection
  • Charcot/Neuroarthropathic Joint
  • Dry Gangrene
  • Acute Ischaemia

High Risk Foot Clinic (Community) eligibility:

  • People with 2 of the following risk factors
    • Peripheral Neuropathy
    • Peripheral Arterial Disease
    • Significant Foot Deformity

Read about Prosthetics/Orthotics and Podiatry at our hospitals and centres

Last updated 19 May 2017
Last reviewed 11 April 2015