Meet Our Team


Our practitioners are experienced and caring podiatrists who are passionate about what they do.

They strive to deliver the best level of podiatry care with their combined use of extensive clinical experience, excellent listening skills, and overall passion.



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Dr Sophie Kalountzoglou

Sophie Kalountzoglou is qualified with a Bachelor of Podiatry (BPod) from La Trobe University, and is the proprietor of Bayside Foot Centre. Sophie has worked for a number of years gaining the experience to provide her patients with the best level of podiatry care possible.

She is trained in all areas of Podiatry, although she has a special interest in paediatrics, lower limb biomechanics and diabetes, and regularly attends podiatry conferences/workshops to keep her knowledge and skills up to date.


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Dr Michelle Italia

Michelle completed her Bachelor of Podiatry from La Trobe University in 2006 and since then has gained extensive experience in all aspects of podiatry while working in various clinics across Melbourne. Michelle has a particular interest in diabetes foot health education, lower limb biomechanics and prides herself on her thorough treatment of nail and skin conditions. 

Whilst not practicing Michelle enjoys an active lifestyle in bayside Melbourne, promoting a holistic, balanced way of life.

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Dr Christina Triantafyllou

Dr Christina Triantafyllou graduated from La Trobe University with a Bachelor of Podiatry and has been practicing as a Podiatrist since 2008.  Christina is competent in all aspects of Podiatry and very thorough in her nail and skin care treatments. She has a special interest in the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of lower limb and foot injuries. She also has a keen interest in Paediatric conditions of the lower limb and foot.

Bayside Foot Centre is thrilled to announce our latest addition to our strong team of podiatrists -

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Dr Tennille Foggo 

Tennille brings over a decade of experience working in private practice after graduating from La Trobe University in 2008, both abroad and interstate.

Her experience in this setting, combined with clinical work with a Podiatric Surgeon has led to a well-rounded approach to a patient's foot pain.

Dr Foggo includes musculoskeletal therapies such as dry-needling, foot mobilisation and rehabilitation when treating injuries. Tennille enjoys the personable aspect of the role, and getting to know her patients to ensure their treatment goals are individualised to their needs.

We welcome Tennille with great enthusiasm to Bayside Foot Centre!



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