Melbourne Foot Clinic Principal, Rohan Coull takes seriously the need to attract some of the best Podiatrists in Australia. He has developed the practice to be at the forefront of foot care management. He is a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Sports Medicine. Rohan’s own sporting career includes alpine skiing, triathlon, tennis, basketball and running. His special interests, primarily in the area of biomechanics, include complex foot disorders, heel pain, shin splints, orthotic therapy, gait (walking and running) assessments and skiing alignment. He is a Masterfit Boot Fit Trainer. Rohan is happily married and has three active boys who keep him busy. All three boys have been on the Australian Ski Team. Rohan is a keen and regular golfer. He has a professional interest in how foot biomechanics affect stance alignment in golf. He has worked with the PGA of Australia, as well as professional, amateur and recreational golfers.
Matt Dilnot is a senior Podiatrist who has been practicing at the Melbourne Foot Clinic since 1992. Matt has a wide range of clinical experience starting out as a new graduate specialising in Diabetes research at the Alfred Hospital. Over time Matthew has expanded his practice to include sports medicine and highrisk medical care as well as enjoying routine podiatry treatment. Matthew has been a keen runner for over 20 years. He has worked at past Olympics and University games with elite athletes. Matt is a past President of the Australian Podiatry Association of Victoria, a supervising clinician at LaTrobe University, a clinical examiner of current Victorian Podiatry Graduates and National Podiatry Consultant to Clarks Shoes. Matt is married to Samantha and they have three young children.
Samantha has 20 years experience in Podiatry. During her years as a Podiatrist, Samantha owned a busy clinic on the Mornington Peninsula which she operated until selling in 2003. She has also worked in community health, hospital, and university settings and has served on the Board of the Australian Podiatry Association. She enjoys the challenges that practicing as a Podiatrist brings and the satisfaction of improving quality of life and mobility for people of all ages. A highlight of her work has been contributing to the health of those faced with dual problems of chronic health problems and financial disadvantage. Having a young family of her own she has a particular interest in the prevention and management of problems in the child’s foot. Samantha says that combining consulting at the Melbourne Foot Clinic and clinical teaching at LaTrobe University with family life is sometimes a challenge but very rewarding.
Stephanie has been working at Melbourne Foot clinic since graduating from La Trobe University in 2009. She enjoys all aspects of podiatry with a particular interest in biomechanics and the management of sports injuries. Stephanie finds building relationships with regular patients incredibly satisfying and loves seeing her patient's quality of life improve from the care she gives. Outside of work Stephanie is heavily involved with local Netball, as a past Victorian Netball League player for Boroondara Genesis and currently assistant coaching their U19 team. After many foot and ankle injuries herself Stephanie is well qualified to treat any of the injuries sustained in netball and give appropriate footwear, strapping and support advice.
Kyle is a La Trobe University graduate and joined us at Melbourne Foot Clinic part time in 2011. Prior to becoming a member of the Melbourne Foot Clinic team Kyle was a podiatrist in a multi discipline sports medicine clinic and has great experience in a team approach to the treatment of lower limb injuries. As a keen sportsman, he enjoys the diagnosis and treatment of injuries in the lower limb sustained by people of all ages and sporting abilities. He plays football for St Bernards in A Grade amateurs and is a keen distance runner. Kyle intersperses his football with a love for snowboarding and has an in depth understanding of pain, injury and performance of feet and legs on the snow. Kyle is available for appointments Mondays and Saturdays.