Christine McCallum – Podiatrist in Carousel
Christine is a Podiatrist, Barefoot Rehabilitation Specialist, Remedial Massage Therapist and Personal Trainer.
Christine McCallum graduated from Curtin University as a Podiatrist in 2003. Following this, not only has Christine been actively working as a Podiatrist, serving patients in our local community but has also completed further qualifications to compliment her Podiatry skills and better help her patients achieve their health goals.
Christine’s further qualifications include:
- Certifications in Remedial Massage Therapy – 2015
- Certifications in Personal Training – 2015
Along with these certifications, Christine has also completed continuing education in the field of Podiatry and Health, which include:
- Anatomy trains and Myofascial Meridians
- Dry needling, Western Medical Acupuncture and Neuroacupuncture (electro-stimulation)
- Rock-tape, padding and strapping
- Post-surgical rehabilitation
- Barefoot strength, conditioning and exercise prescription
Christine is also trained in the use of Shockwave Therapy and Swift therapy and provides these treatments in conjunction with all other Podiatric treatments for her patients extensively but has also been widely involved in the training of student and new Graduate Podiatrists. Christine actively uses her experience and clinical skills to provide training and continuing education sessions within the workplace in the fields of barefoot rehabilitation training, foot exercise prescription and post-surgical rehabilitation. Christine also supervises student Podiatrists in her clinical time, overseeing all aspects of Podiatric treatments.
Having been a Podiatrist for many years, with many other qualifications under her belt, Christine has gained vast experience in all aspects of Podiatry and has treated people of all ages.
On a more personal note, Christine grew up in the locality of Northam, only one and a half hours from our lovely Perth. Since then, Christine has worked in Melbourne, Country Victoria, the Pilbara and has now settled in Perth for the last 12 years with her family. Christine is mum to two, near teenage daughters and with them and her Husband, they enjoy travelling within Australia. Two important members of Christine’s family also include her fur babies-two cats and two dogs. In her spare time, Christine has begun to learn French with a keenness to make it to France one day. However in the current global climate, Christine may be much more fluent than she expected before she does finally make it to France!
Christine not only uses her expertise as a very well qualified and educated Podiatrist, in the above varying fields of Podiatry but also practices what she preaches by following a well rounded training regime in her daily life. She believes that keeping an active lifestyle is imperative to a holistic wellness and follows a training regime which in laces Yoga, RPM, Strength training & Conditioning, as well as functional fitness. Christine looks forward to seeing you and your family for all your Podiatry needs, from basic routine footcare for everyone, to Diabetic footcare, to complex chronic pain management with holistic treatments and long term management methods such as Barefoot Strength and Rehabilitation, to ensure your feet not only get better but stronger too, allowing you to be the best version of yourself without pain!