B.Pod. B.Hlth.Sc.(Human Movement).
MAPA . AAPSM
Ben graduated as a Podiatrist back in 2004. Prior to this, he completed a Science degree specialising in anatomy, biomechanics and exercise rehabilitation. Since 2004, Ben has worked in a number of large specialty clinics in both Melbourne and London. During his three years in London, Ben spent his time consulting with London Sports Medicine, dealing with both elite and amateur sports people. He returned to Melbourne in 2010 and established Fluid Movement Podiatry – to offer a centre for professional and holistic podiatry care. Ben has presented at both National and State level conferences while also Lecturing to the undergraduate course at La Trobe University. Ben’s most current presentation was surrounding the management and rehabilitation of chronic ankle instability. Ben has spent time as a clinical educator in theSchool of Podiatry at La Trobe University, while most recently contributing content for the Sports Podiatry module of the course.
In 2014, Ben along with two other colleagues established ‘Run Courses’. A clinical education company which provides professional development for podiatrist with a focus on rehabilitation and advance treatment techniques.
In 2017 Ben had the pleasure working with a team of engineering students at Melbourne University consulting on a project aimed at trying to develop a 3D replacement sesamoid bone in the foot. One that is often injured and challenging to heal. Ben hopes to continue his involvement in some more projects throughout 2018.
Ben is registered with AHPRA and both a Member of The Australian Podiatry Association & Australasian Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine.
MAPA . AAPSM
Matthew graduated from Charles Sturt University with a Bachelor of Podiatry having previously studied exercise and sports science. Originally from the country Victorian town of Wodonga, Matthew has a love for all things sporting and outdoors. Matthew has a special interest in working with athletes and running related injuries having worked as part of strength and rehabilitation teams in elite level junior sporting programs. Matthew believes in a holistic approach to healthcare, working with clients to develop individualized exercise and management plans to help you reach your health goals. Matthew is a strong believer in continually developing his skills and regularly attends conferences and workshops to ensure he is at the forefront of evidenced based treatment for his patients. Matthew has developed enhanced skills in lower limb dry needling, shock wave therapy and functional orthotic prescription.
Matthew is registered with AHPRA and both a member of the Australian Podiatry Association and Australasian Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine.
Ben and Matthew are happy to answer any questions you may have surrounding a problem or complaint. Feel free to reach out via phone or email and we can discuss your needs and options further.
(03) 9457 74 74
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