Kardinia Health is proud to be home to Total Care Podiatry. Paul and his team currently provide services at Kardinia Health three days per week. Please see link for full scope of the Total Care Podiatry service. Geelong Podiatrist
- General Care and Maintenance
- Diabetes Assessments and Management
- Arthritic Pain Management
- Falls and Balance
- Posture and Gait Analysis
- Rehabilitation and Sports Injuries
- Infants and Children
Paul Graham B.App.Sc.(Pod). F.A.A.P.S.M, M.A.Pod.A. Podiatrist
Paul graduated in 1987 from Lincoln Institute, now part of La Trobe University. He has been in private practice in Geelong since then and has a particular interest in gait problems and foot function.
From the very beginning of his career Paul has aimed at achieving the best possible diagnostic facilities and treatment for his patients.
Paul’s expertise in the area of sports podiatry, from ballet to AFL football has led him to be a fellow of the Australasian Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine and a clinical supervisor for Podiatry students from La Trobe and Charles Sturt Universities.
Paul is also a qualified practitioner of manipulation and mobilisation of feet, enhancing the therapies available for treatment of gait abnormalities, including developmental problems in infants and children, and for injury rehabilitation.
Esther Francovilla – Podiatrist
Esther graduated with a Bachelor of Health Science/Master of Podiatric Practice from La Trobe University. She has a passion for podiatry and enjoys all aspects, including biomechanics, diabetic foot care, sports injury and general foot care.
Esther grew up in Melbourne and has a strong interest in dance, in particular classical ballet. She loves spending time near the beach when she can and enjoys being active, travelling and spending time with friends and family.
Esther is enthusiastic about joining the team at Total Care Podiatry and working with patients from all walks of life.
Sam Meehan – Podiatrist
Sam has completed a Bachelor of Health Sciences/Masters in Podiatric Practice through La Trobe University. He has gained a variety of experience in both the public and private sectors including management of the diabetic patient, musculoskeletal injuries, orthotic therapy, dermatological conditions, paediatric podiatry, general podiatric care, and wound management.
Sam holds a particular interest for biomechanics and management of musculoskeletal injuries of the foot and lower limb. He also has many years’ experience as a footwear sales assistant and incorporates this knowledge into his podiatry practice.
In his spare time, Sam has a background in both playing and coaching Tennis at various levels. He has a passion for running, music, watching many different sports, reading, playing the drums, and spending time with family and friends.