Donna Ponomarenko Portrait

Donna Ponomarenko



Tuesday and Thursday afternoons

About Donna Ponomarenko (née Gentle)

Donna graduated from Queensland University of Technology, with a Bachelor of Health Science (Podiatry) in 2002. Donna has over 20 years of experience working across all aspects of private practice, and has spent the bulk of her career working in Sports Medicine & High Performance clinics. Donna was a long term Sessional Academic in the School of Clinical Sciences at QUT, where she supervised 2nd, 3rd & 4th Year Undergraduate Podiatry Students in their Musculoskeletal, Paediatrics & General clinic rotations. She also was involved in teaching practical units in 3rd & 4th Year Biomechanics & Orthotics.

Donna has a special interest in treating complex biomechanical cases, and provides in depth assessments to identify the reasoning for long-standing musculoskeletal symptoms. She particularly enjoys assisting clients who are concerned by recurrent lateral ankle instability, and resistant intermetatarsal bursitis. Donna has extensive experience in implementing a range of offloading strategies including comprehensive footwear advice, taping, orthoses & footwear modifications, and she has the ability to successfully adapt and troubleshoot according to the individual needs of the client.

To book in to see Donna contact reception on 3037 0600 or book online.