Sarah Carter – Podiatrist
Sarah graduated from the University of South Australia in 2003 with a Bachelor of Nursing. After nursing for a number of years, she returned to study at UniSA & graduated in 2008 with a Bachelor of Podiatry.
After graduating, Sarah worked at Flinders Medical Centre in the High Risk Foot Clinic where she developed a passion for the high risk foot and working with complex chronic diseases such as diabetes.
Since then, Sarah has gained a broad range of clinical experiences – working in private practices in London, Adelaide & the Yorke Peninsula; and working in community health settings in Adelaide & Kangaroo Island.
Sarah loves learning and is constantly seeking ways to update her skills & offer new, evidence-based services to her patients. She has a particular interest in tendon rehabilitation, tissue stress reduction and the high risk foot. She is a member of the Australian Podiatry Association.
Sarah is currently on maternity leave and will return to consulting in a reduced capacity in 2020.
Richard Crosby – Podiatrist
Richard graduated from the University of South Australia in 2008 with a Bachelor of Podiatry. He then gained experience in both the public & private sectors, working at the Repatriation General Hospital, and at a busy inner-city private practice.
Richard has since worked in numerous private practices in London, Adelaide & the Yorke Peninsula, where he has experienced a diverse range of clinical environments with many different focuses. Richard used to regularly visit Maningrida, a remote Indigenous community in the Northern Territory, where he co-ordinated and provided podiatry services to the community.
A keen cyclist, runner, and general lover of all things sports-related, Richard has an interest in management and rehabilitation of sports injuries pertaining to the foot and leg.
Richard is a member of the Australian Podiatry Association and is dedicated to keeping abreast of the latest research and techniques, such that he can provide the best possible treatment to his patients so they achieve the best outcomes.
Richard consults at our Moonta and Kadina clinics.
Jessica Petrie – Podiatrist
Jess graduated from the University of South Australia in 2017 with a Bachelor of Podiatry, and she commenced work with Podiatry Central soon after. She enjoys helping patients in all areas of podiatry, including general care, diabetes and chronic disease assessment and education, ingrown toenails, sports and biomechanical related injuries, orthotic therapy, shockwave therapy, dry needling and children’s podiatry. She strives to always help achieve patient goals and get them back to their best again.
Jess believes in updating her skills and keeping up to date with the current podiatry research and treatment methods. Since graduating, Jess has attended state conferences, a dry needling course and many other professional development events. She plans to keep growing as a podiatrist and adding to her skill set through varied professional development opportunities.
Outside of work hours, Jess enjoyes spending time with family, walks along the beach and exploring the local scenery.
You will find Jess consulting at our Ardrossan, Moonta, Kadina, Wallaroo & Port Broughton clinics.
Sandy Johnstone – Administration Manager
Sandy joined Podiatry Central with an extensive background in practice management and administration within varied health care sectors both locally and in Adelaide. She also assists in the operations of running a successful local plumbing business with her husband. Sandy is passionate about providing exceptional client service. She has implemented effective office systems to ensure an efficient, pleasant and friendly experience for all clients and colleagues at Podiatry Central.
Family-work-life balance is important to Sandy. She loves spending quality time with her 4 grandchildren. Interior design is a newfound creative & fun hobby for her.
Please phone or call into the Moonta clinic – Sandy welcomes all enquiries and is happy to assist with all appointments and product information.
“We are proud of our professional, friendly & relaxed culture at Podiatry Central”
Carolyn Neumann – Administration Manager
Carolyn joined the Podiatry Central team when the new Kadina clinic opened in April 2016. She has worked locally since leaving school, with long-term employment in both clerical and sales roles. At Podiatry Central, Carolyn is dedicated to ensuring all administration practices are up-to-date and working efficiently.
Patients and colleagues are her number one priority, and she will endeavor to provide a professional and friendly environment to anyone visiting the Kadina clinic.
Outside of work, Carolyn and her husband are heavily involved in local sports, and are also kept busy with their two children.