Health care practitioners and services offering in-home podiatry care include Home Foot Care Services in New Jersey, 24/7 Care at Home in California and Kern Podiatry Group in Chicago, Illinois, as of 2015. Home Instead Senior Care in New York City offers referrals to local podiatrists who make house calls.
Home Foot Care Services provides services to certain areas of New Jersey and provides referrals for areas it doesn't serve. New Jersey counties regularly served by Home Foot Care Services include Essex, Passaic, Morris, Union and Somerset. The counties of Mercer, Ocean and Hunterdon receive home visits within two months, and remaining counties receive no service.
In California, 24/7 Care at Home offers podiatry services in the counties of Los Angeles and Orange and the Inland Empire. This service provides in-home treatment for foot problems such as bunions, heel spurs, ingrown toenails, and diabetic and geriatric foot care.
The Kern County Podiatric Group offers in-home care to seniors and people who are disabled. Having a licensed podiatrist visit patients at home helps those who find it difficult to travel to doctor appointments. Foot problems can worsen when patients hold off doctor visits due to bad weather conditions and other reasons. Podiatrists visiting patients at home can customize treatments after assessing a patient's emotional, environmental and social conditions.