BSc.(Hons) B.Pod MAPA MSMA
Dr. Paul Dowie, founder of Foot and Leg pain Clinics, has been working in podiatric medicine, specifically in the areas of Sports and Musculoskeletal Podiatry, for 25 years. His specific expertise is in assisting: pain and injuries, degenerative and arthritic concerns,
children’s growth and development conditions.
He has been the chosen Podiatrist for some of the World’s Best Athletes, including 8 of the World’s #1 Tennis Players, many of the World’s best Golfers, members of the Australian Cricket team, Australian Taekwondo Team and numerous Olympic Gold Medallists.
However, what he enjoys day to day is helping people of all ages and lifestyles to alleviate pain, discomfort and injury so they can lead healthy, active lives.
A keen sportsman and athlete from a young age, (he was a champion junior track and field athlete, before gaining a scholarship to the Australian Institute of Sport as a member of the Australian Taekwondo Team and Australian Olympic Squad and was a multiple Australian champion), Paul was plagued by foot and lower limb injury so developed a keen interest in biomechanics and solutions for musculoskeletal concerns associated with the foot and lower limb.
Paul completed an honours degree at Monash University before specialising in Sports and Musculoskeletal Podiatry at Latrobe University. He has vast clinical experience treating and teaching all facets of Podiatry Medicine from Sports Medicine to Musculoskeletal Medicine, Paediatric to Geriatric Care and is specialised in managing degenerative conditions such as
arthritis and joint pain. Paul is also an experienced Regenerative Medicine practitioner (Prolotherapy and Platelet-Rich-Plasma).
He assists with common lower limb conditions such as: foot, leg, knee and hip pain; injuries, heel pain and plantar fasciitis, bursitis, tendonitis, bunions, shin and achilles tendon conditions, joint and soft tissue injuries.
Paul mentors other Podiatrists and is a private consultant to many health professionals in relation to prescription orthotic therapy, musculoskeletal and biomechanical issues and regenerative medicine.
Paul takes a leading-edge approach to healing and has a real passion and dedication for assisting people of all ages and lifestyles with their individual musculoskeletal and mobility concerns.
For enquiries and appointments call 1300 328 300
Foot and Leg Pain Clinics
Clinics located across Melbourne & Geelong