Scott graduated from La Trobe University in 2005 and has worked in private practice across Melbourne and London. Since joining LifeCare Sports Medicine in 2008 Scott has focused on Sports Podiatry and has directed his further education in this area. He is an active member of the Sports Podiatry Special Interest Group and has presented to the Australian Physiotherapy Association, and various running and football clubs. Scott is the Podiatrist for the Oakleigh Chargers Football Club and also treats many players through the Eastern Football League and Amateur Football Association. He has had training in Extra Corporeal Shockwave Therapy (ESWT) and now incorporates this treatment option in his management for conditions such as chronic plantar heel pain (Plantarfasciitis), Achilles and other tendon pathologies. Scott’s interests mainly surround diagnosis and management of sports injuries, children’s foot injuries and complex foot injuries/problems. He treats football, netball, running and other sports injuries of the feet and lower legs and is able to refer for investigations such as x-ray, ultrasound and MRI. He also provides general podiatry treatments and performs nail surgery for chronic ingrown nails. Scott works as a Sports Podiatrist at LifeCare Croydon and Ashburton.
Scott is a Clinical Podiatrist who has had a keen interest in Musculoskeletal medicine for over 20 years.
Scott enjoys working with people of all ages with foot or leg pain, and since graduating from Lincoln Institute of health Science, has worked mainly in the eastern suburbs of Melbourne, in private practice.
Scott's interest in gait analysis for all ages, encouraged his involvement that uses gait analysis assessment as part of it's footwear assessment process.
Philip is both a qualified podiatrist and an exercise scientist. He has a special interest in lower limb mechanics and the management of musculoskeletal injuries. Outside of Lifecare, Philip works with foot and ankle surgeons, providing post-surgery rehabilitation and conservative care for complex foot and ankle conditions. He has a wide knowledge base and has skills and expertise in the management of skin and nail conditions, diabetic high-risk foot assessments and is able to provide guidance on surgical management for chronic and acute conditions if necessary.
Philip grew up and went to school in the Croydon area. His interests include golf and volleyball.