Lakes General Practice Support

Community Podiatry for High Risk Feet - Lakes DHB

Criteria for referral:

Your patient must live within the Lakes DHB region, have Diabetes, and have at least one of the following:

  • Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease
  • History of an ulcer or amputation

Rotorua Referral forms:

Download the referral form as a PDF here

Download the referral form as MS Word here

Taupo Referral forms:

Download the referral form as a PDF here

Download the referral form as MS Word here



Request CME:

You can request one of our Podiatrists to visit your practice and provide training on how to perform a foot health check for a person with diabetes.  This is designed to complete the foot check component of of the Diabetes Annual Review and to help idendify at risk feet before problems occur.  Make a request here.

Patient Self Management:

Download a one page information sheet on how to do a foot health check at home here


Private Referral to Podiatry in Rotorua and Taupo

  • Arthritis
  • Ingrown nails
  • Fungal nails
  • Cracked heels
  • Biomechanical Assessment
  • Heel pain
  • Arch pain
  • Neuroma
  • Knee pain
  • Laser Treatment for fungal nails
  • Orthotics
  • Customised footwear

Click here to send us a referral or contact us here