B. Health Sciences (Hons) Master of Podiatric Practice, PhD (candidate) MApodA (Vic)
Professional Memberships: Australian Podiatry Association (Vic), Australasian Academy of Podiatry Sports Medicine, Golden Key International Honour Society, Alzheimer’s Australia, Sports Medicine Australia (SMA)
Chantel Rabusin graduated from La Trobe University with a Bachelor of Health Science and Master of Podiatric Practice. She successfully completed her Honours project, titled ‘An investigation of the relationships between foot posture, footprints, and 3D scans in children aged eight to 12 years’ after displaying a special interest in treating children and musculoskeletal conditions. Chantel is currently undertaking her PhD related to mid-portion Achilles tendinopathy. Chantel has also completed Certificate III in Pathology, Clarks Footwear Assessment, Ulcer Strategies and Falls Prevention Strategies Certificates and Dry Needling (GEMT).
Chantel has worked in the private sector where she has developed competence in providing management and rehabilitation programs for musculoskeletal conditions and treating range of paediatric foot complications.
Chantel has a special interest in paediatrics and enjoys providing all her patients with quality care. In Chantel’s spare time she enjoys cooking and spending time with her twin boys.
B.Podiatry, MApodA (Vic)
Simon graduated in 2011 from Latrobe University with a Bachelor of Podiatry. He has since worked as a podiatrist in the South Gippsland region and Melbourne.
Simon enjoys applying his experience and knowledge of the lower limb so that his patients can achieve optimal foot health and improve their quality of life. He is proficient in many areas of podiatry including dry needling and orthotic therapy, ingrown toenail management/surgery, children’s feet, diabetic foot management and general nail and skin care. Simon prides himself on providing a friendly, thorough and professional podiatry service, and works hard to ensure that every patient feels truly valued and care for.
Simon grew up in Inverloch and moved to Gisborne in early 2020. When not working, he enjoys family time, walking his dog Gus, following the footy and general fitness.
Debra is an enthusiastic and friendly receptionist with an extensive background in front-desk service and accounting. Debra has working as a receptionist at Melbourne Podiatry Group for the past few years.
When Debra is not working she enjoys physical activity and spending time with her family including her four grandchildren.