Meet The Team

Rob Parish

Title
Principal Senior Podiatrist and Owner
Qualification
I.B.O.P
Bio

Originally from Adelaide, Rob graduated from the University of South Australia in 2013. Since this time has worked exclusively in private practice and held positions lecturing and tutoring in Sports Podiatry & Biomechanics at UniSA.

Rob’s goal in practice has always been to position himself in an environment allowing the highest level of assessment and treatment of lower limb musculoskeletal conditions. His specialties include - the growing athlete, orthopaedic rehabilitation, sports specific assessment and treatment (AFL, Netball and golf) and the management of complex foot and ankle conditions. What stands out most is his determination to continually strive to provide the highest level of client care , this is achieved through forming relationships with clients and complementary practitioners that transcend what is considered the ‘norm’ in today's podiatry settings.

Rob thrives off being challenged, is devoted to helping his clients reach their goals and most of all providing a fun and enjoyable atmosphere for all those around him.

Away from the clinic you will find him enjoying a round of golf, or on the coast attempting to catch a fish or two- a firm believer that life is best lived outdoors.

If you would like to know more about Rob or his clinical practice, please reach out and start a conversation.

If you are interested in coming in to visit Rob, He is available: Tuesday to Saturday.

Marisa Murray

Title
Podiatrist
Qualification
Bachelor of Podiatric Medicine
Bio

Marisa graduated in 2018 with a Bachelor of Podiatry from the National University of Ireland, Galway. She prides herself on providing the best quality of care to her patients, regularly participating in professional development and utilizing evidence based practice.

She has a special interest in Musculoskeletal Podiatry and Biomechanics. Marisa understands the importance of movement and activity for both your physical and mental health. Marisa has vast experience working in private practice in both Ireland and Australia. She enjoys all aspects of Podiatry including skin and nail care, biomechanical assessments and injury rehabilitation.

She has experience working as a Sports Podiatrist and has also lectured as a Teaching Assistant at the National University of Ireland, Galway. She is passionate about education and enjoys spending time educating her patients on their conditions and injuries which she believes achieves better outcomes. Marisa gets huge satisfaction from helping her patients achieve their goals.

Marisa is new to Sydney and intends to explore and travel during her time here in Australia. You will find her on the Bondi to Coogee coastal walk in her free time!

If you are interested in coming in to visit Marisa, She is available: Tuesday to Saturday.

Natan Forgach

Title
Podiatrist
Qualification
Bachelor in Podiatric Medicine (Honours)
Bio

Graduating with a Bachelor in Podiatric Medicine (Honours) from the University of Western Sydney, Natan has a caring, client centered and pragmatic approach to achieve ideal outcomes for all patients. Natan firmly believes in shared decision making between patients and himself to provide high quality service and client satisfaction.

Natan is highly dedicated and passionate about the treatment and rehabilitation of a wide scale of Podiatric conditions, with specific interest and focus on the treatment and rehabilitation of various lower limb musculoskeletal conditions. Drawing on his broad background in football (soccer), fitness, personal training, as well as, strength and conditioning, his diverse skill set enables him to be a well-rounded professional in the field of musculoskeletal health, sports injury rehabilitation and general foot care. He is resolute in his commitment to educating patients on the intricacies of proper foot care, judicious footwear selection, and targeted exercises—all aimed at fostering overall health and proactively averting potential musculoskeletal issues. Natan also has a strong passion for all aspects of podiatry from general care to toenail surgery.

Natan thrives in the treatment of complex and challenging cases bringing an innovative and caring approach. Prior to completing his degree, Natan was a paratrooper, bringing a wealth of experience and resilience to his practice. As a veteran of the defence forces, he approaches podiatric medicine with a unique perspective, blending his military discipline with a deep sense of compassion for his patients' well-being.

Away from the clinic Natan, has a passion for exercise, all things outdoors, football and good food. Natan looks forward to meeting you!

Amanda Deller

Title
Front Desk Administrator
Qualification
Bio

Amanda's bubbly and welcoming personality, combined with her natural ability to take care of others, makes her a perfect fit for the team at PodMED. Patients feel at ease and well-cared-for in her presence. Having worked in retail and customer service, Amanda brings excellent communication and interpersonal skills to her role at the front desk. She also has a vibrant history as a Dance Performer.

With her warm and caring nature, Amanda goes above and beyond to make patients feel comfortable and ensure they leave the clinic with a smile.

In her spare time, Amanda's love for traveling and spending time at the beach with friends showing her adventurous and sociable nature.

Amber Wilson

Title
Front Desk Administrator
Qualification
Bio

Amber's mission is to ensure your visit starts with a smile, and is dedicated to making your time with us comfortable and stress-free. With a passion for providing the best service and a genuine love for making people feel welcome, she takes pride in being the first point of contact for our valued patients and visitors.

She is the go-to wiz when it comes to all things administration, and enjoys working with Excel spreadsheets to keep things running efficiently behind the scenes.

When Amber isn't saving the day here at PodMed, you will her find her teaching Latin dancing, competing interstate, playing boardgames with friends, and sourcing the best iced coffee in town.