Podiatrist & Founder. B.Pod., MSc.Pod. Endorsement Scheduled Medicines.
Paul has been in private practice for over 10 years.
He has a special interest treating sporting injuries of the foot and ankle, adult acquired flat foot and forefoot pain.
Whether you’re an aspiring young athlete, weekend warrior, or active senior, Paul will happily find a solution for you.
He works closely alongside his physiotherapy colleagues and particularly enjoys the challenge of pre-operative management, to help clients explore treatment options to try and avoid surgery.
Katie van der Kraan
Podiatrist. B. Health Sci., MSc. Podiatric Practice., Postgrad Cert. Wound Care
Katie has a passion for treating children’s feet.
She works as an academic facilitator for La Trobe University and has input in teaching of Paediatric Podiatry Workshops.
Katie has held senior leadership roles in community health care settings. She established a Foot Screening Program for young children which spanned over 6 years.
She also works at St.Vincents hospital and has a wealth of experience in high risk foot care, diabetes and neuromuscular conditions.
Katie is a retired international ballroom dancer, but now enjoys playing netball and basketball.
Who is a Podiatrist?
Management of Sporting Injuries
Common Locations of Foot & Ankle Pain
Heel & Arch Pain
Plantar Forefoot & Toe Pain
Medial Rearfoot Pain
Dorsal Midfoot Pain
First Metatarsophalangeal Joint Pain
Lateral Rearfoot Pain
Kids Feet with Katie
A comprehensive assessment of your child’s feet.
Diabetes & Neurovascular Foot Assessments
General Podiatry Treatment
Maintaining Healthy & Comfortable Feet
Typically enough time for most treatment services
- General Podiatry treatment, OR
- Assessment of an injury, OR
- Injury review and rehabilitation
- Diabetes Neurovascular Assessment
- Multiple problems require attention
- Paediatric Assessments
Location & Availability
87 Hotham Street Balaclava, Melbourne, 3183
(within BSPC Physiotherapy)
Parking on-site at rear. Enter carpark at the end of Chusan Street.
Consulting Monday-Friday & some Sundays
Walking distance from
St. Kilda, Caulfield, Ripponlea, Elsternwick
Running distance from
Elwood, Prahran, Windsor, Malvern
A short drive from
Brighton, Gardenvale, Toorak, Carnegie,
Murrumbeena, Malvern East