IAN completed a Bachelor of Science in Podiatry from Curtin University in 1995.
He subsequently completed a post-graduate diploma in Podiatry (Curtin University) and a Masters of Medical Science (University of Western Australia) researching the effects of muscle stretching on joint mechanics.
Whilst Ian has been practising privately since 1995 he has also held a variety of other positions, experience which enriches the treatment of his current clients. As Senior Podiatrist for the Peel and Rockingham/Kwinana Health Service a large aspect of his case load focused on diabetic foot disease. Working as Senior Podiatrist at the Rockingham Early Intervention Centre he dealt exclusively with paediatric foot pathology.
Ian’s expertise in sports medicine was developed over the ten years he worked as the team consultant podiatrist for the Fremantle Dockers (AFL) football club. During this time he gained a wealth of invaluable experience in lower limb biomechanics and sports medicine and has worked collaboratively with sports medicine experts at the elite level.
Ian has also lectured undergraduate podopaediatrics at Curtin University (2001-2004) and postgraduate physiotherapy students through The Centre of Musculoskeletal Studies (UWA) 2010-2016. He is currently an invited presenter to postgraduate Doctor of Podiatric Medicine students in sports podiatry (UWA).
Ian has been an invited speaker for lectures and workshops for Sports Medicine Australia (WA) in foot and lower limb conditions and has presented at State and National podiatry conferences.
He has authored and co-authored peer reviewed international journal publications in the field of foot stress fractures, running economy and arch mechanics during running.
Ian holds memberships with the Australian Podiatry Association, Australasian Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine and Sports Medicine Australia along with International Foot and Ankle Biomechanics.
Ian is a keen recreational runner himself who participates in anything from 5km Park Run, road marathons to 100 mile trail ultramarathons.
Ian currently provides podiatry services for you on a Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.
FARHANAH graduated from UWA with a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine. After graduating, she returned back home to work in Singapore General Hospital within a multidisciplinary team to educate and treat diabetic foot ulcer and other high-risk foot patients.
Farhanah enjoys all aspects of podiatry, but is particularly interested in the areas of diabetic foot care, injury management of the foot and ankle as well as biomechanics correction with orthoses.
She also has skills in acupuncture which she uses to help a variety of patients, such as those who suffer from neuropathy and muscle pain.
Farhanah is a dedicated and skilled Podiatrist who loves the satisfaction of helping others and looks forward to helping you get back to the things you love doing.
In her spare time, Farhanah enjoys spending time with her newborn baby boy, husband and 7 bunnies. She also enjoys gardening.
Farhanah provides podiatry services for you on Saturday.