Initial Musculoskeletal (MSK) Consultation
Pain inside the foot or lower limb? Joint, muscle, tendon or difficulty when walking or performing your favourite activities? This Initial Musculoskeletal (MSK) Consultation is the appointment for you and is the first step on your journey to becoming pain free. In this appointment you will get the chance to have a one-to-one with an experienced podiatrist. The podiatrist will plan the best course of action moving forward.
Initial Musculoskeletal (MSK) Consultation details...
This consultation may be suitable to diagnose and treat the following conditions:
Internal referral maybe required to help assist with the following conditions:
What can I expect from the consultation?
You will receive a questionnaire prior to your appointment where, in brief, you will have the opportunity to provide us with some information about your condition.
We tailor the assessment to the individual but may include the following:
What will I need for my consultation?
It is important to have appropriate history revised as this will allow the Podiatrist to identify the problem and direct treatment more effectively. If you have any scan results, test results or referral notes from your GP or other health professional we suggest that these are also brought to the appointment.
What may happen after this consultation?
Your treatment pathway will be discussed in this appointment and together we will make a plan about the best evidence based treatments going forward.
These may include: Orthoses/Insoles, Taping, Run3D Assessment, Shockwave Therapy, HOKA footwear advice, Ultrasound Imaging, Consultant referral or triaging onto another consultation option.