We have been serving the Sunshine Coast for more than 25 years highly specialising in custom made orthoses and prostheses.
Leonie D Walton
Senior Clinical Orthotist
Founder Feet First Orthotics & Prosthetics
Feet First Orthotics & Prosthetics
Feet First Orthotics was initiated and founded in 1996 by Leonie Walton an orthotist graduated from Latrobe University 25 years ago. Over the years, Leonie has gained experience in both handmade and computer aided manufacturing techniques, however still chooses to make all orthoses and appliances by hand for accuracy and versatility in the design process over the convenience of technology.
Due to the establishment & functioning of clinics at different locations on the Sunshine Coast and strong links with hospitals and clinics, the number of referrals has increased greatly over the years. Due to individualised, comprehensive and convenient service to patients, Feet First Orthotics and Prosthetics has privilege to extend orthotic and prosthetic services to Moreton Bay Region and North Brisbane from January 2021.
Basreen studied Prosthetics Orthotic at the Peshawar University and completed her Bachelor degree in 2005.
She has 16 years of clinical and technical experience in prosthetic and orthotics including the experience she gained in Middle East from 2008 to 2016. On arriving in Australia in 2016 she joined Feet First Orthotics whilst obtaining Bachelor degree in Prosthetics and Orthotics from the University of Sunshine Coast.
She took an opportunity to work with senior technicians and clinicians of the two public hospitals in Brisbane. Basreen enjoys the diversity of prosthetics and orthotics with particular interests in lower limb prosthetics and pediatric orthotics.