87 Hotham Street Balaclava
Near Elsternwick, Caulfield & St.Kilda East
Foot & Ankle Pain
Sports Injuries + Rehab
Collaborate Multidisciplinary Care
Kids Feet
Diabetic Foot Care

Paul Iacovangelo

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.

Paul Iacovangelo - Podiatrist Melbourne and Balaclava

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

Ingrown Toenails


Standard Consultation

Typically enough time for most treatment services

  • General Podiatry treatment, OR
  • Assessment of an injury, OR
  • Injury review and rehabilitation
  • Diabetes Neurovascular Assessment

Extended Consultation

Required when:

  • 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

We look forward to warmly welcoming you to our practice