Oldham Podiatry Department

The podiatry service provides a range of podiatric assessments and treatments for problems with the foot and lower limb.

These include:

  • nail and skin pathologies¬†(this is strictly based on medical need)
  • vascular and neurological assessment, a children's clinic
  • musculoskeletal assessment and treatment
  • drop in clinic for urgent foot problems (for existing podiatry¬†patients only),
  • drop in clinics for all Failsworth registered patients
  • advice regarding footcare/footwear/self management
  • woundcare management - with specialist input also from our High Risk Foot Team
  • provision of training to nursing home staff and carers
  • nail surgery

Self-care advice and information

To support you to effectively and confidently manage and understand your condition and look after your feet, we have pulled together a library of resources. These are available on our podiatry landing page and include factsheets, apps, websites and a nail trimming advice video.

Click here to visit the landing page.

Contact Information

Integrated Care Centre
New Radcliffe Street
0161 621 3803
0161 621 3833
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Opening Hours

8am to 4pm, Monday to Friday. Failsworth Primary Centre also runs a drop-in service for their registered podiatry patients on Tuesdays 8.30am to 11am and Thursdays 1pm to 3pm.

Referral Methods

  • Self referral
  • GP
  • Health professional
  • Social care professional