Author: Mr Tristan Fairbairn

Mr Tristan Fairbarn

Tristan Fairbairn is a podiatrist providing care in Melbourne’s northern and western suburbs. In conjunction to general practice, he is currently undertaking extensive postgraduate training to become a Podiatric Surgeon and is endorsed by the Podiatry Board of Australia to prescribe scheduled medicines for conditions relating to the foot and ankle. Tristan is the Director and Principal Podiatrist at the Brimbank Foot & Ankle Clinic; over the last 15 years the clinic has grown to two locations and Tristan has brought on an additional 4 podiatrists.

Tristan gained his Bachelor of Podiatry from La Trobe University in 2006, following this Tristan has completed a certificate in Footwear Manufacturing & Design (RMIT), a Masters of Health Science specialising in Podiatry (UNISA), and a Postgraduate degree in Forensic Science(UOC).

Tristan has been working in private practice for 15 years and is skilled to treat/perform general podiatry issues, biomechanical and musculoskeletal injuries, minor soft tissue procedures, injection therapy, orthotic therapy, and fracture management.

Tristan’s special interests include: Ingrown Toenails, Orthotic Therapy, Fracture Management, Post operative rehabilitation and Hallux Valgus.

Tristan is a strong communicator, he provides quality care through his timely correspondence, and commitment to his patients and their referrers. For the convenience of your patients, Tristan is endorsed by AHPRA to prescribe medicines as a part of his treatment plans.

Morton’s Neuroma

In this episode of PodMD, director and principal podiatrist of the Brimbank foot & ankle clinic Mr Tristan Fairbairn will be discussing the topic of morton’s neuroma, including what morton’s neuroma is, how a patient would typically present, the treatment options, the likelihood of recurrence, when to refer and more. Transcript Please note this is… Read more »

Hammer Toes

In this episode of PodMD, director and principal podiatrist of the Brimbank foot & ankle clinic Mr Tristan Fairbairn will be discussing the topic of hammer toes, including what hammer toes are, the risks of the condition, the treatment options, the likelihood of recurrence, when to refer and more. Transcript Please note this is a… Read more »