shepparton foot clinic


John is the owner and principle podiatrist of Shepparton Foot Clinic. He purchased the business in November 1983 after completing a Bachelor of Podiatry at Lincoln Institute (later La Trobe University) in Melbourne. John since completed a Graduate Diploma of Podiatry in 1993 and a Masters of Health Sciences in 2002 at La Trobe University Melbourne on the topic of Bone Metabolism.

John attained a fellowship of the Australasian Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine in 1996 and has been a sports podiatrist volunteer in the medical departments of the 2000 Sydney Olympics and the 2006 Melbourne Commonwealth Games. He has also lectured extensively at podiatry and sports medicine conferences on the topics of bone injury and foot pathology.

John is an endorsed podiatric prescriber for approved medications including some antibiotics and anti-inflammatories. John is highly qualified and skilled in most aspects of general podiatry and is committed to providing the Goulburn Valley with top quality podiatry for a reasonable price.

tracey o'rourke

Tracey grew up in New Zealand and completed her Bachelor of Health Science (Podiatry) at the Central Institute of Technology in 1998. She moved to Australia in 2001 and commenced work at Shepparton Foot Clinic. Since then Tracey has completed her Masters of Health Science (Podiatry) at the University of South Australia. 

Tracey has an enthusiasm for all aspects of podiatry including seniors’ care, paediatrics, musculoskeletal problems and diabetic foot care. She particularly enjoys working with clients to assist their quality of life through improved foot health.

james howard

James is originally from Alstonville, NSW. He graduated from podiatry at La Trobe University, Bundoora and is interested in all aspects of podiatry, from wound care to sports, and always enjoys a challenge.


William Nolan

Will grew up and still lives in Wangaratta. After high school he attended Charles Sturt University were he graduated with a Bachelor of Podiatric Medicine.

Will enjoys all areas of podiatry. You can see Will for all your gerneral foot care needs as well and diabetes care, biomechanics and orthotics.

Wills hobbies include water skiing, football, being outside and finding a good book.

Administration team

From left to right
Office Manager – Erin Davis
Receptionists – Shae Montgomery &
Lynette Milne.



What They Say

Amazing friendy staff. Fixed my daughters problem immediately

Anne Jennings

John is very thorough and explains things so you can understand what has caused the problem and how best to treat it. A positive experience.

Shane Moloney

The Team at Shepparton Foot Clinic are wonderful. They always go above and beyond to help out when needing an appointment and their service and advice is amazing

Amber Vanderwerf

This was a great experience from the first contact with the smiling yet professional receptionist through to the great service provided by the Podiatrist. The Shepparton Foot Clinic has secured another permanent client.

Russ Powell

I have been going to the Shepparton Foot Clinic to see Mr John Head for all my podiatry appointments. I have fround him to be very careing and professional in all of his work. I have also found the ladys at the front desk to be very lovely and helpful. Thank you

Julie Lomer