the foot focused clinic
Central Podiatry is the foot focused clinic, experts in the foot, ankle and lower limb health.
Nail or skin issues, orthoses, shoes and biomechanics, diabetes assessments and painful feet are our specialty.
We also offer our patients Shock Wave Therapy for the treatment of foot and lower limb injuries.
Meet the Team
Rachel Gavin: Principle Podiatrist
Rachel Gavin at Central Podiatry has been practicing in the local area of Morisset for the past 6 years. She offers a wealth of experience in all facets of Podiatric care including general podiatry, diabetic care, child related gait problems, biomechanics and sporting injuries. Rachel comes from a strong sporting background where she has competed in elite level tennis and CrossFit, she is also a fully qualified fitness instructor.
“My sporting background has led me to a strong interest in soft tissue injuries and the biomechanics behind them. I have a passion for getting people back to 100% post injury and offer state of the art treatments and return to sport programs”
Rachel is a local girl who now has 2 young daughters aged 3 and 1. She has a passion for all things Podiatry and is looking forward to meeting you
Andrew has been practicing with Central Podiatry since 2018. He currently works out of our Kanwal clinic performing general nail care, biomechanical assessments, and shockwave therapy.
Prior to moving home to Lake Macquarie Andrew has worked in private practice and orthotic labs in Sydney. Andrew also has a degree in Exercise and Sports Science and subsequently has a keen interest in injury rehabilitation.
Outside of work Andrew enjoys running and cycling, as well as spending time with his young family.
Ashleigh - Reception/ Admin
Ashleigh is our cheerful administrative assistant, born and raised in Lake Macquarie, Ashleigh loves seeing patients smile knowing they have had a great experience and are in good hands with their lower limb health. She shares our passion for helping people stay healthy and happy.
When she isn’t working her magic in the Central Podiatry office, you may find her at the gym, enjoying healthy delicious food and going for long walks with her dog.