Dr Joel Tolli – Podiatrist
B.AppSc (App Sci), M.PodPra (Podiatry)
Our in-house podiatrist, Joel Tolli, loves to help people which led him to the study of podiatry. Joel completed a Bachelor’s Degree in Applied Science and a Master’s Degree in Podiatry at La Trobe University. Throughout his studies, Joel has been exposed to a variety of placement settings where he learned different techniques and methods to get the most of his treatments. To further help his clients, Joel is currently undertaking further study to achieve his endorsement for scheduled medicines, this will allow him to prescribe medication to clients that require it.
Although Joel enjoys all aspects of podiatry, he has a particular passion in rehabilitation involving injuries affecting the lower leg, ankle and foot. He finds great satisfaction in motivating and advising his clients in returning to optimal function after an injury or complication. His main interests within the podiatry field include ankle rehabilitation, plantar fasciitis and Achilles tendinopathy.
After spending most of his life playing football and basketball, Joel has developed a strong background in sporting injuries and recovery methods. Stemming from his own personal experience of ankle issues, Joel very much enjoys understanding client fitness and lifestyle goals, and working in close partnership with them to develop a clear path in attaining them.
Sporting Background: Football, basketball, athletics
Interests: AFL, gym, bike riding, travel,
Passionate about: Mental health, ankle rehabilitation, keeping busy and active
Favourite Quote: “I’ve failed over and over again in my life, and that is why I succeed.” – Michael Jordan