Aleks Baruksopulo graduated with his Podiatry degree in 2007. He has gained experience in all aspects of Podiatry practice including sports injuries of the lower limb, biomechanical assessments, gait analysis, orthotic therapy, footwear assessments and recommendations, diabetic foot assessments and treatment of conditions of the toe nails and skin.
His areas of special interests are in biomechanical assessments, gait analysis, sports injuries, running shoe recommendations and dry needling of the feet. Aleks now also offers Shockwave Therapy.
Having worked in sports medicine clinics since the start of his career he has been lucky to have worked alongside other allied health professional such physiotherapists, sports physicians, orthopaedic surgeons and massage therapists. This has given him experience in the holistic approach to treating patients and improving their injury outcomes.
Over the years he has treated a number of senior and junior athletes from a range of different sports including Rugby League, Rugby Union, Touch Football, AFL, Soccer, Long distance running, Athletics, Basketball, Hockey, Netball, Tennis, Boxing, Weightlifting and Shooting. His highest profile athlete he has treated is Damon Kelly the Commonwealth Games Weightlifting gold medallist.
He has always been involved in sport since a young age competing in a number of sports such as Basketball, Running, Swimming, Rowing, Surf Boats and Triathlons. His current activities are Surfing and Running.
Book in with Aleks at either Burleigh Heads Physio - 5535 5218 or Broadbeach Physio - 5539 8830