Hollie Parsons

 

Hollie graduated from the University of Western Sydney (Macarthur) in with a Bachelor of Applied Science (podiatry) in 2004. Since Graduating, Hollie has worked in one of Australias leading High Risk Foot and Lower Limb Ulcer clinics in Westmead Hospital specialises in diabetes and foot health management. Hollie has since moved in to private practice where she now consults as a High Risk Wound Consultant for Sydney’s leading and awarded care facilities in Randwick. Hollie is also one of the select few podiatrists in NSW with specialist experience in wound care, high risk diabetes management and education for both the patients and their carers including vascular surgeons, allied health professionals, doctors and nurses.

In 2008, Hollie was presented with the award for Podiatric Excellence as nominated and voted for by her peers in the NSW Australian Podiatry Association.podiatry excellence 2008 award

Hollie has also gone on to consult foot clinics throughout North Sydney and the Central Coast for her podiatric experience in biomechanical sports injuries and podo-paediatrics podiatry in childrens development.

Hollie was also one of a first Australasian Podiatry Council Accredited Podiatrists and was a member of the Australian Podiatry Association.

As Sports Lab is a special interest sports injury clinic, Hollie maintains her membership of Sports Medicine Australia (www.sma.org.au).

Hollie was in 2010 elected by her peers for the board of Trustees for as the NSW delegate within the Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine (www.aapsm.org.au). Aapsm is  a body of podiatry dedicated to sports practitioners focused on best practice for elite athletes and other allied practitioners making her part of the forefront of sports podiatrists.

Hollie also does extensive volunteer work for events such as the Oxfam Trailwalker (https://trailwalker.oxfam.org.au), The Wilderness Societys  - WildEndurance (www.wilderness.org.au), Matthew Talbot Shelter and other charities and events. He has been an affiliate with Rebel Sports (Top Ryde), The Athletes Foot (Burwood), The Running Company in Bondi & Potts Point (www.therunningcompany.com.au) as a consultant and footwear adviser as well as consulting with many personal trainers throughout the Sydney, including Vision Personal Training.

Hollie's hobbies include:

-snow skiing and is a member of the Sourthern Alps ski club http://www.sasc-aus.com/which she & Luke love going down each & every year to Thredbo & Perisher Valley.

-netball - represented her state.

-triathlon racing - its a love hate relationship.

-swimming - represented her region & state.

- Pilates.

-tennis.

-squash.