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Universal City 210-375-3318
Pleasanton 830-569-FEET (3338)
Toll-Free: 855-972-9512
Next Step Foot & Ankle Clinic

How to refer a patient to Next Step Foot & Ankle Clinic

There are three ways to refer one of your patients to Next Step Foot & Ankle Clinic.



Our Direct Messaging platform allows our healthcare professionals to easily send referrals electronically.  Direct messaging is HIPAA-compliant and mitigates risks by providing an easy way for a credentialed health care professional to securely share patient information with Next Step Foot & Ankle Clinic.  Direct  messaging can be used to meet your Meaningful Use requirements for Stage 2 Meaningful Use.  Please include a face sheet, treatment note and copy of insurance card if available.

Send Direct Messaging referrals to:  [email protected]

At that point a Next Step Foot & Ankle Clinic representative will contact the patient and schedule an appointment.

All insurance benefit and eligibility requirements will be handled by our staff so you can be assured your patient can focus on getting better, faster.

2.  FAX

You may send a fax to any of our clinics.  Once received, we will contact your patient directly to set up their initial evaluation.  Please attach face sheet, treatment note and copy of insurance card if available.

Pleasanton:  830.569.6833 or Universal City:  210.257.6931


You may also call any Next Step Foot & Ankle Clinic location to schedule a comprehensive foot evaluation for your patient.  

Pleasesanton:  830.569.3338 or Universal City:  210.375.3318


Why Choose Next Step Foot & Ankle Clinic

We take our relationships with our physicians very seriously.  

  • We will communicate back to your office on patients.
  • We provide flexible hours for convenient scheduling.  All our offices have early and late appointments.
  • We verify all insurance benefits and eligibility prior to the patients comprehensive foot exam.  We are contracted with most major insurance providers.  Click here to see a list.
  • We offer convenient parking at all clinic locations.

We would be happy to provide your office with business cards, pens and rack cards to give to your patients.  Please call the Physician Liason:  Stephanie at 210.375.3318.   She will be happy to help your office in any way that she can.