REMEDY : BNSSG referral pathways

North Somerset Services

Checked: 12-11-2018 by vicky.ryan Next Review: 25-10-2019

Service Overview

North Somerset Community Partnership run a Podiatry Service. Access to this service is for those with complex medical conditions which puts the lower limb at 'high risk' of complications e.g. peripheral vascular disease, neuropathy or diabetes. People of all ages irrespective of health condition can be referred for nail surgery.

The nail cutting service is only available to patients if there is a medical and podiatric risk. Routine nail cutting is not undertaken. 

Please see the North Somerset Community Partnership Podiatry Service website for further information.

Referral Guidance

Referrals should be made via EMIS Managed referrals

Referrals for Nail Surgery should be submitted through e-Referral on the Nail Surgery referral form (word doc). Their clinics are run from Weston General Hospital and Marina Healthcare Centre in Portishead.