Sergio Gonzalez - Founder/Podiatrist
Sergio Gonzalez is a 2nd generation podiatrist who graduated from QUT Kelvin Grove with Honours in 2008. He is well-respected amongst his peers and surrounding health professionals. He is a loving husband and father of two energetic boys and enjoys hiking, running and soccer.
Sergio is the founder of Fix Podiatry (originally Sergio Gonzalez Podiatry) and has an unrivalled passion for podiatry work, dedication to his patients and community. He has worked in Toowoomba at the James St Footcare Centre at a family owned practice for 2 years then opened his own practice in his hometown of Dayboro in 2009. The business expanded organically to Woodford and Kilcoy over the following years.
Sergio has completed numerous post-graduate course to extend his knowledge and expertise.
- Organising and completing multiple Foot and Ankle Mobilisation workshops;
- Organising and completing multiple Dry Needling courses;
- Paediatric (children’s feet) symposiums and courses;
- Numerous courses on the Pelvis and Leg Length discrepancy;
- Finch Therapy Course and refreshers;
- Courses on chronic pain and management of acute and chronic heel pain and tendinopathy;
- Numerous foot and ankle injury workshops;
- Rheumatology and Paediatric rheumatology seminars;
- Dermatology seminars;
- Annual attendant the State and National podiatry conferences.
Sergio has been an invited guest speaker and presenter at Diabetes Awareness days, health professional groups, GP clinics, local sporting clubs and early childhood education centres.
It is this attention to detail, devotion and drives to continually improve that gives Sergio a unique and revolutionary understanding of lower limb function. He is a natural problem solver with a holistic approach incorporating foot mechanics, pelvic alignment and leg length giving excellent and quick results.
His knowledge is only rivalled by his warmth and dedication to his patients. He provides personal, friendly and meticulous care even in cases as simple as routine foot and nail care.
Sergio is a member of the Australian Podiatry Association (APodC QLD), Australian Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine (AAPSM) and the North Brisbane High-Risk Foot network.
Libby Hoswell - Podiatrist
Libby is an enthusiastic podiatrist who graduated with a Distinction in Bachelor of Podiatry at QUT. Libby has always had a passion for health, wellbeing and education and strives to align these values within her practice.
Libby was inspired to work for Fix Podiatry as she believes in holistic care that is individualized for each patient with the common goal of restoring function and providing pain free movement.
Libby has a keen interest in all aspects of podiatry including strength and conditioning of musculoskeletal injuries and rehabilitation. Libby is also interested in general foot care as well as treating paediatric, sporting and active defense force populations.
Libby has an appreciation for an active lifestyle and enjoys working with patients to achieve pain free activity. This stems from her hobbies of playing futsal and beach volleyball during the week and hiking and adventuring on the weekends.
Shaun Lee - Podiatrist
Hailing from Gympie, Shaun is an up-and-coming podiatrist who completed his studies at QUT. He is passionate about all aspects of podiatry but particularly sports podiatry having competed in elite-level distance running and triathlon from a young age. His foremost achievements include winning the national championship over 3000m and winning the 2017 Bridge to Brisbane 5km.
During his studies, Shaun worked as a footwear technician at Intraining Running Centre and has developed a keen interest in footwear and its ability to treat injuries and improve performance. He also was a delegate at the Diabetic Foot Australia Conference in 2019 and has a keen interest in diabetic foot health.
Since beginning at Fix Podiatry, Shaun has completed extra training in dry needling and joint mobilization and manipulation therapies and is a fierce advocate of their use alongside exercise and other modalities.
In his spare time, you will find Shaun out running and exploring trails, hanging out with friends, or trying to keep up to date with the latest in podiatric and medical research.