Qualified as a Podiatrist in 1988, in London England.
The next 5 years were spent working for the Health Services in London. Initially at Charing Cross Hospital where we should be set up a Diabetic Assessment Clinic, with Diabetic Specialist and Dietician.
I set up a Sports injury clinic within the physiotherapy Dept. and also a combined patient education rehab. and advice clinic with the physios.
I also assisted in and studied Podiatric Surgery for 5 years, and set up an Orthotics Laboratory in the hospital.
Following this I set up surgical assessment, and post operative clinics and assisted in theatre at Westminster Hospital whilst studying for Post graduate in surgical Podiatry.
I finally became area manager for Kensington and Chelsea Foot Health Services.
My first five years were an invaluable broad spectrum experience, from home visits and general clinical problems to major foot surgery.
In 1993 Kian and I decided we should head for sunnier climes, and we arrived in Australia, which we had visited several times before.
We initially set up Clinics in Macquarie St, Sydney and Hornsby, before moving to the Central Coast, where we finally settled with a family on the way.
We have been practising Podiatry and enjoying the Central Coast since 1994.
My current interests include, Rheumatoid conditions, Diabetes management and general treatment.
Biomechanics -foot mal alignment and injuries such as shin splints, heel pain and orthotic therapy.