Natalie is a member of the Pro Feet Podiatry team providing services to the Colac community on a Monday and Friday. Natalie grew up in Melbourne before moving down to Geelong where she has worked with the Pro Feet Podiatry team since 2014. Natalie studied at La Trobe University where she completed an honours project investigating the role of nerve function on lower limb stability and balance.
Natalie has a sporting background and has a particular interest in the management of netball injuries, lower limb overuse injuries and the treatment and assessment of children’s feet. While at university, Natalie worked at an athletic footwear store where she developed an interest in biomechanics and the role footwear can have on movement. Natalie has post graduate qualifications in dry needling and prolotherapy and enjoys keeping up to date with the latest research.
When not at work or travelling, you will find Natalie playing netball for Barwon Heads, investigating the local breakfast scene and cheering loudly for her beloved North Melbourne.
What is your guilty pleasure? Friday night wine and cheese
What is your favourite movie? Love Actually
Name three people you would love to have dinner with? Zoe Foster Blake, Sonny Blake and Amy Schumer
Why do you love being a Podiatrist? We love being able to help keep people active, healthy and happy and back to their goals
What is your favorite book? The Rosie Project- Graeme Simsion
Where is your favorite place in the world? Home
What do you love most about The Corio Bay Sports Treatment Clinic? The ability to work within a motivated, progressive and enthusiastic team of like minded individuals all passionate about helping people
What is your favorite quote?“One should not attend even the end of the world without a good breakfast”- Robert Heinlein
What would people be surprised to know about you? Fave song is Sorry by Justin Bieber