Burwood Heights Podiatry

(03) 9808 4162

Staff

Helen Halkias:

graduated form La Trobe University in 1996 and is Registered with the Victorian Podiatrists Registration Board. She has worked in a range of Podiatry settings since graduating, these include Public and Private sectors.
Helen initially went into Private practice in the Burwood East area over 8 years ago and has recently relocated to a new premises at Shop 14, 2 Burwood Hwy Burwood East. She has a special Interest in Diabetic feet and Paediatrics.
The clinic offers the additional services of a Diabetes Educator and Dietitian to compliment this special interest in Diabetes which is becoming increasingly common.
Helen runs regular screening and Parent information sessions at local primary schools and kindergartens in an attempt to increase awareness and detect foot problems early in life and hopefully prevent future troubles later in adult life. As a mother of 2 school aged children she knows the importance of protecting children's feet both from a professional and a personal perspective.

 

Andrew Slessar:

graduated from La Trobe University in 2008 and is registered with the Victorian Podiatrist Registration Board and is a member of the Australian Podiatry Association.

Andrew has a special interest in footwear, biomechanics and Orthotic therapy, and diabetes care. Andrew likes to keep up to date with current footwear on the market, especially athletic footwear. Andrew is a strong believer in the importance of appropriate footwear in relation to foot type and function, and the prevention of lower limb injuries.