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Orthotics

From the 1st June 2020 University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust (UHDB) is no longer providing Orthotics services.

A new Derby and Derbyshire Orthotics Service has been commissioned and is provided by Blatchford orthotics (opens in new window) >


The new main Orthotic hub is based at;

The Derby & Derbyshire Orthotic Service
The Derwent Valley Medical Centre
18 St Marks Road
Derby
DE21 6AH


This place has on-site parking facilities and is accessible by the following public transport links:

  • Easy access from the A52
  • 3.8 miles from Derby railway station
  • 3.5 miles from Derby bus station
  • 100 metres from the bus stop at the junction of St Marks Road and Nottingham Road

As a result of current pressures in the NHS due to COVID-19 all routine appointments have been temporarily suspended.

Blatchford's will work through the backlog of appointments and will prioritise urgent cases.

Referrals can be made via the Blatchford Orthotic Referral Form.