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UFS Medical boasts three specialty podiatrists at our Doveton Street medical centre.

Podiatry services include

  • General Treatment
  • Orthotics
  • Gait Analysis
  • Nail Surgery
  • Paediatrics
  • Foot Health Education
  • Warts/Papilomas
  • Footwear Advice
  • Sports Medicine & Dancing
  • DVA, TAC and WorkCover
  • Diabetic Assessment and Education

Kym Procaccino (Mayhew)

Kym has worked as a Podiatrist in Ballarat during the last 24 years. She has a passionate approach to her work, treating all age groups. Kym has extensive experience treating – paediatric foot/leg problems, sports related foot injuries, people with diabetic and arthritic foot complications and performing ingrown toenail surgery. Her podiatric skills also include treatments for – difficult toenails, removing corns, calluses and warts, footwear advice and modification, biomechanical assessments and orthoses/wedges, padding and strapping for bunions and hammer toes. Age is no barrier for a consultation!

Ben Du

Ben Du completed his Bachelor of Heath Science and Master of Podiatric Practice at La Trobe University. Ben enjoys interacting with patients and has a keen interest in general foot care, nail surgery, orthotic therapy, sports injury management, diabetic foot care and wound management. Ben’s skills are well supported by cutting-edge research and his advice follows the best clinical evidence available. Ben is fluent in Mandarin and speaks some Cantonese. Ben works part-time with UFS Medical.

Standard Fees Concession Fees
Initial Consultation $92.00 $87.00
Standard Consultation $85.00 $80.00