Melanie graduated from La Trobe University in Victoria in 1995 and has worked in all aspects of Podiatry in private practice, high risk foot clinics, aged care and with professional sporting teams. Melanie has worked in remote towns and big cities and enjoys the diversity and challenges that need to be addressed in these conditions. She has four active boys and regularly helps as first aid on the sidelines for their sporting teams, combining a love of sport and achieving optimum performance. Melanie also has a special interest in preventative health for all aspects of Podiatry- addressing potential problems before they become debilitating. Melanie loves to run and therefore has a special interest in treating the lower limb problems that may arise from running.