Finer Feet is located in the Dental Academy surgery premises at Daresbury Lodge, for all appointments please call 01925 740510. Our team of friendly and supportive receptionists will be happy to help you.
The Dental Academy is North West England’s Premier Private Dental Practice and has been established for over 30 years.
In order to give you an insight as to what to expect during your first appointment we have created this Q&A section.
How long will my initial appointment take? – Your initial appointment will take between 45 – 60 minutes. This will depend on the complexity of your problem. Please discuss your requirements when making your appointment as our staff would be delighted to advise you as appropriate.
Should I arrive a little earlier for my first appointment? – Yes, prior to your appointment you will be asked to complete a form about your general health. This is an important part of the assessment as it enables our podiatrist to give you the best possible advice.
What should I expect from my first appointment? – Our podiatrist will review your medical forms and give you a complete foot examination.
What happens in the foot examination? – During the foot examination you will be asked to discuss your concerns regarding your health as this can relate to your feet. The podiatrist will also complete a neurological assessment which consists of checking your ability to feel the pressure on the soles of your feet and toes. A vascular assessment will also take place to check the blood flow in your feet.
Will the podiatrist do or suggest anything else during my initial appointment? – During an assessment of your feet and nails a treatment plan will be agreed, with you and initial treatment carried out.