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In this section, you can find the following information:


We treat people with foot wounds or are at risk of foot wounds in hospital and in the community.

About us

Our podiatrists are experts in foot, ankle and lower limb health.

We work closely with other services, our community partners and general practice.

Our services


We provide care and treatment for patients in hospital with:

  • foot ulcer
  • risk of deterioration due to their foot condition
  • foot conditon that is impacting the patient's ability to be discharged

We run the following clinics:


We consult with patients and staff on:

  • diabetic foot complications
  • wound management

Our podiatrists are accredited by the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) and complete the hours of professional development required to maintain this status each year.

Contact us


Phone: 03 9496 2444

Fax: 03 9496 2409

Email: info.podiatry@austin.org.au


Samantha Hanna
Podiatry & High Risk Foot Service Manager


Tobruk Building
Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital
190 Banksia St, Gate 10
Ivanhoe, VIC

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