Mr Steven Tsai – Podiatrist

Mr Steven TsaiFollowing 4 years of study at La Trobe University Steven graduated with a Bachelor of Health Science and Masters of Podiatric Practice. As a result of obtaining exceptional academic results while at university Steven undertook a biomechanics cadetship which involved player screening and treatment in A-League Melbourne City Football Club. Steven has also had the opportunity mentoring students in the La Trobe podiatry student clinic.

Steven enjoys all aspects of podiatry. Through his experience in treating, he has developed a comprehensive knowledge in treating musculoskeletal injuries, assessing biomechanics of the lower limbs, and podiatric management of chronic diseases. This enables Steven to provide the most appropriate and effective treatment approach to each and every client. This may involve gait or running analysis, orthotic prescriptions, rehabilitation programs, footwear advice and diabetic foot care etc.

Steven also has great passion in geriatric foot care. He believes proper podiatric care can bring significant benefits in the lives and health of the elderly. Steven currently enjoys his podiatric services in 2 age care facilities.

Being a father of three active boys, Steven has a great interest in the developmental posture, biomechanics and potential pathologies in childrens' lower limbs. Steven understands the importance of good communication and empathy when working with parents and their children.

Steven ensures he is up to date with the latest research so he can provide the best outcomes for all clients. With the latest research in mind Steven will develop and implement an individualized treatment program based on client's ability levels and needs. Steven finds satisfaction through helping his clients succeed in obtaining their goals.

Steven believes in a holistic approach in treating a wide range of podiatric conditions including (but not limited to):

  • Diabetes foot management
  • Arthritic foot pain
  • Biomechanical dysfunctions
  • Acute & overuse foot and leg injuries
  • Exercise related foot & leg pain
  • Corns & callus
  • Ingrown toe-nails
  • Long & thickened nails
  • Heel & foot pain (ie. Plantar fasciitis)
  • Ankle & Achilles pain (ie. Achilles tendinopathy)
  • Skin & leg pain (ie. Shin splints)
  • Knee pain (ie. Patellofemoral pain syndrome)
  • Fungal nail & skin infections
  • Other skin infections (ie. Warts)
  • Paediatric conditions (ie. Flat feet, In-toeing, Toe walking, Frequent trips and falls, Foot pain)

Steven is also fluent in English, Mandarin and Taiwanese.

Steven is also a registered Podiatrist with National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS).

Call the clinic today for an appointment with Steven 9401 4400

Steven can also see you now at O'herns Road Medical Centre in Epping (03) 9408 6333 

Steven can also see you now at Doreen Family Medical Practice in Doreen (03) 9715 3585 or (03) 9715 3338