Grace Byrnes - Podiatrist
Balance Foot Care
B. Pod, M. A. Pod. A
“I love helping people of all ages who are trying to increase their activity and reach new fitness goals. I also enjoy rehabilitating injuries and helping athletes get back into sport.”
Some specialty areas of care Grace provides include:
- Sport injury management and rehabilitation
- Skin and nail care
- Orthotic devices
Grace Byrnes has been practicing podiatry for five years in practices in Melbourne, Geelong and the Bellarine Peninsula and in 2016 joined the KMM team.
An active member of the Australian Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine and Sports Medicine Australia, Grace has experience in treating a variety of musculoskeletal/sporting injury conditions related to the lower limbs ranging from gait analysis and biomechanical injuries to nail and wound care and everything else in between.
A former representative Australian springboard diver herself, Grace has a particular passion for treating athletes from the elite to the novice. “I enjoy keeping people active and helping them reach their goals, big or small. “
Other speciality areas of podiatry treatment Grace deals with daily include:
- Heel pain prevention
- Running technique
- Footwear education and advice
- Gait analysis
- Diabetic assessments
- Foot mobilisation
- Dry Needling
- Ingrown toe nail procedures
In her spare time Grace enters local runs, rides, swims, walks and she loves to recover from a hard day of work or training with ‘Swell’ café coffee.
Australian Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine
Podiatry Board of Australia.
Sports Medicine Australia