OUR TEAM

Chantel Rabusin
BHSc (Hons) MPodP PhD (candidate) MApodA (Vic)

Principal podiatrist

Professional Memberships: Australian Podiatry Association (Vic), Australasian Academy of Podiatry Sports Medicine, Golden Key International Honour Society, Alzheimer’s Australia

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 now completing her PhD on treatment modalities for achilles tendonopathy. 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 is 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 and on weekends she enjoys cooking, playing tennis and going to the gym.

Joe Henderson
BPodiatry

Joe graduated from the University of Newcastle in 2014 after completing a Bachelor of Podiatry. He has spent the last 5 years consulting in private private practice in the Newcastle and greater Newcastle region. Throughout time Joe has developed an in depth understanding of all aspects of podiatry. Joe is enthusiastic about the variety scope that general podiatry practice offers; whether it be nail surgery or general foot care, removing painful calluses and corns, assessing and treating foot and leg pain or performing comprehensive diabetic assessments on his patients. He is qualified in performing Dry Needling, Prolotherapy Injections as well as Shockwave Therapy all of which are effective tools for the treatment and management of soft tissue and joint pain in the foot, ankle and leg. Joe takes an enthusiastic and thoughtful approach to developing a treatment plan to suit each of his patients.
Outside of the clinic, Joe keeps his skills updated by participating in regular podiatric training and attends annual conferences to further develop his clinical skills and remain up to date with the latest podiatry treatments. Joe also regularly supervises students in the clinic and was volunteering at the Matthew Talbot centre in Woolloomooloo’s medical clinic. Joe has recently made the move to Melbourne and is enjoying all that the city has to offer.
Areas of Interest – Ingrown toe nails, Nail Surgery, Diabetes management, General Foot Care, Biomechanics and Foot Pain, Dry Needling and Shockwave Therapy

Dianne Crawford
Reception/ Administration

Dianne has a background as an Executive Assistant in both the Music Industry and in Retail Franchising. Having moved to the Macedon Ranges 10 years ago with her young family, she has been involved with local sporting groups supporting her two daughters. Dianne enjoys spending her spare time with her daughters and going stand-up paddle boarding.

Please contact Melbourne Podiatry Group on 1300 650 293 to make an appointment, or make an appointment online today.