Sylvanna graduated with a Bachelor of Health Science and Masters in Podiatric Practice at La Trobe University. Sylvanna enjoys improving quality of life for people of all ages through providing all aspects of Podiatry Care, aiming to maintain foot health and function.
Sylvanna’s focus is providing general care and nail surgery, with a strong emphasis on sports medicine, biomechanics, footwear and the prevention of diabetic foot complications. She is dedicated to her ongoing professional development and has recently undertaken extensive learning in the area of * FMT, and has been successfully treating patients to correct foot and gait alignment, in many cases eliminating the need for expensive orthotic devices as well as alleviating painful symptoms often related to gait issues.
*Foot Mobilisation Therapy (FMT) is a technique based on manipulative therapy that works holistically to restore joint mobility, foot and ankle strength and flexibility.
Sylvanna can also offer Nail bracing, a non surgical option to correct ingrown nails, dry needling for the treatment of muscular pain and Laser therapy for the effective treatment of fungal nails and much more…
Whilst not Consulting Sylvanna enjoys playing netball and organising outdoor camps for developing youth within her community.
Sylvanna is an active member of Sports Medicine Australia, Australian Podiatry Association (Vic.) and the golden key honour society, maintaining her professional and ethical standards, through continuing education and resources.
Sylvanna is available for appointments at Clyde North Medical Centre alternate Tuesdays. For appointments, please call Reception on 5991 6888.