Vanessa completed her Masters of Podiatry Practice and Bachelors of Applied Science at La Trobe University in Melbourne. She decided to study podiatry when she received treatment from a podiatrist regarding musculoskeletal injuries due to running during her younger years. The  Podiatrist taped her foot, gave her strengthening and stretching exercises, and prescribed her orthotics.…

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  It’s hard to stay motivated and create healthy meals your kids will eat when your are busy, they don’t eat half of it anyway, you have allergies to consider and you just can’t think of anything to put in there!  Here are my favourite lunch box suggestions. Ensure you are putting anything that needs…

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  Chris joined ProMed just over 7 years ago after moving back to the Gold Coast from farm life in Beaudesert for 13 years. She has two children; Dannielle 21 who is working and studying teaching and Lachlan, 20 who is an apprentice Cabinetmaker. She has almost 30 years of Medical Receptionist experience and Chris enjoys…

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  This is a question that I get asked continually in my clinic. Understandably, parents want the best for their children and want to make sure that their feet are healthy and well aligned. Firstly, we need to discuss what is a normal foot for a child. What is a Normal for a child’s foot?…

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