The Podiatry Association of South Africa (PASA) is the national representative body for Podiatrists in SA. It represents Podiatrists in both the private and public sectors and is dedicated to promoting awareness of foot health.
The International Association for Dance Medicine and Science (IADMS) is a mix of dance medicine practitioners, dance educators, dance scientists, and dancers, which is drawn equally from the medical and dance professions. IADMS enhances health, well-being, training, and performance in dance by cultivating medical, scientific, and educational excellence. This is where I keep up to date with all things dance! I currently serve on the promotions committee.
The South African Sports Medicine Association (SASMA) is a multidisciplinary, national, scientific and professional society dedicated to the motivation, responses, adaption and health of people involved in sort and exercise. This is my local sports medicine network and I place I keep up to date with sports specific research
Bartold Clinical is a network, resource and online learning portal for practitioners who are involved with the treatment of athletes. It is one of the places where I keep up to date with current research. I have done the course in musculoskeletal injury which covered heel, achilles, shin and knee pain. I use many techniques learnt from here including tests, examinations, strapping, exercises etc.
The Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) guides and regulates health professions in SA in aspects pertaining to registration, education and training, professional conduct and ethical behaviour, ensuring continuing professional development, and fostering compliance with healthcare standards. All health care practitioners have to maintain their registration to practice legally in SA.
The University of Johannesburg’s Department of Podiatry is the national training facility for Podiatrists. It is the only Podiatry school in Africa! It currently offers a 4 year Bachelors Degree, as well as a Masters level degree. If you are interested in a career in Podiatry, you are welcome to contact me.
Parkmore Health and Wellness hosts our Parkmore practice.
Lamberti Physiotherpay hosts our Woodmead practice.