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Clubfoot Service

DSC_5341-web-(2).JPGMater Children’s Private Brisbane's Clubfoot Service offers specialised expertise and treatment for children of all ages with clubfoot.

Our team of highly skilled orthopaedic specialists, paediatric physiotherapists and nursing staff have extensive experience in the treatment of this condition.

We provide quality, family-centred care which caters to the individual needs of the child and their family.

Our specialist team provide:

  • antenatal counselling and an information pack
  • assessment, advice and physiotherapy for babies, toddlers and children with toe walking and postural foot conditions
  • combined orthopaedic specialist and physiotherapist consultations
  • Ponseti method serial casting (international standard  treatment method for infants with clubfoot)
  • orthopaedic surgical procedures by orthopaedic specialists
  • prescription and monitoring of boots and bar splint application
  • specialised assessment and treatment of the relapsed clubfoot.

Our service offers:

  • continuity of care by a specialised team
  • consistent, expert orthopaedic specialist review
  • fully qualified and trained staff
  • quality care by experienced, internationally Ponseti trained physiotherapists
  • efficient service with no waiting times
  • quiet and comfortable waiting areas for children and families
  • friendly experienced reception staff
  • access to indoor and outdoor play areas for children and their families
  • access to parent lounge and kitchenette.

Referrals

GP and specialist doctor referrals will be accepted via telephone, fax and email on the details below.

Please note patients do not require a referral, they can also attend the Clubfoot Service by directly telephoning 07 3163 2468 to make an appointment.

Service Fees

Mater Children’s Private Brisbane's Clubfoot Service is for families with private health insurance or those who wish to self-fund. A fee schedule is available by telephoning 07 3163 2468.

Mater Clubfoot Service staff are recognised providers with private health funds and Medicare. Rebates for services are available.

We accept Chronic Disease Management Plan referrals for children with clubfoot (five subsidised visits per financial year).

Location

Mater Children’s Private Brisbane
Medical Day Unit, Level 7 (Clubfoot Service)
Salmon Building, Raymond Terrace
South Brisbane Qld 4101

Contact

Telephone 07 3163 2468
Facsimile 07 3163 1662
Email MCPB_Admin@mater.org.au