Our Podiatrists


Melissa Cooney

Melissa graduated from the University of South Australia in 2008 with a Bachelor of Podiatry.

Following her graduation she has worked in a variety of rural, public sector and private consulting roles.  She has worked in a number of high risk foot clinic at the Royal Adelaide Hospital, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital and currently the Repatriation General Hospital, gaining extensive experience in the management of complex high risk foot conditions. 

Melissa has a broad range of clinical experience including sport injuries, pediatrics, toenail surgery and general foot care. She constantly updates her knowledge and applies evidence based practice to her treatment regime. 

Melissa takes a special interest in taking the time with clients to recognise their goals and working with them to achieve these goals.


Claire Huxtable

Claire completed her Bachelor of Podiatry at the University of South Australia in 2008. Since graduating, she has worked in a number of public hospitals and private practice settings. 

Claire has a keen interest in diabetic foot care and lower limb salvage and enjoys working with patients of all ages.