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Orthotics

Opening Times: Mon-Thurs 9:00-17.00, Friday 9.00-16.30 and closed Sat and Sun
Telephone: 01493 452330.
Location: Ground floor main entrance (behind M&S).

We provide an efficient orthotic service and supply suitable orthoses to meet individual patient requirements. Our team is comprised of four staff with a fully trained orthotist in attendance on clinic days.

Specialised paediatric clinics take place four or five times a month, with one session taking place offsite.

We also have a wig fitter who is available once a week to fit and supply wigs to patients.

 

What services are provided?

  • Orthotics (not artificial limbs)
  • Paediatric clinics
  • Wigs for patients with medical conditions
  • Fitting of breast prostheses after surgery or other breast conditions

 

How can I get a referral?

Patients can be referred by their local GP or any in-house consultant, physiotherapist or podiatrist. 

 

Key staff

Key staff

Orthotics Manager: Rachael Rider

Supervisor: Julie Smith

Appliance Officer: Zena Jones

Clerical Officer: Diane Swinscoe

Clerical Officer: Jane Ross