Mr Paul Armanasco


Paul Armanasco is a Podiatric Foot and Ankle Surgeon who consults at Southwest Foot and Ankle in Bunbury. Paul attained his specialist registration in 2012 and is a father of three little ratbags. To book a consult with Paul in Bunbury, Busselton, or Albany call 97459100. To learn more about Paul and his services, head to his dedicated website here.


Dr Paul Minon

BSc Podiatry

Paul Minon is a long term associate of Southwest Foot & Ankle. His key focus is treating musculoskeletal pain through improved biomechanics and orthotic therapy. He also offers injection-based treatments, soft-tissue mobilisation, as well as foot and ankle manipulation. Paul enjoys diving, paragliding and travel.


Dr Kevin Ho


Kevin is a keen runner and basketballer, so knows first hand the importance of looking after your feet and ankles to stay active. He graduated from his Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree with distinction (UWA) and has established a special interest in biomechanical and musculoskeletal injuries, postoperative rehabilitation, orthotic therapy, and injection therapy. He is a member of the Australasian Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine.

Dr Nicole Seyler


Nicole has represented Australia in Ultimate Frisbee and enjoys playing competitive team-sports, so is intimately familiar with the many strains that ankles and feet endure. Nicole graduated with a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree at the University of Western Australia, after completing a Bachelor of Science, majoring in Pharmacology and Pathology. She tailors evidence-based care to suit the individual situation of everyone she sees.


Dr Paul Griffin

BSc Podiatry

Paul Griffin is a reputable sports podiatrist with a career spanning over 20 years and 60,000 consultations. Paul’s clinical philosophy revolves around ‘results-based practice’ and he thrives on the challenges presented in complex lower limb musculoskeletal injury diagnosis and management.

To date, Paul’s career mainly revolved around athlete care in multidisciplinary clinics in Perth from 1999 – 2017 which included the lead consultancy for the Perth Glory before working in the Athletic footwear industry in Europe. Paul is a director of Belgian performance hockey brand and was responsible for delivering the concept, design and production of the Osaka Ido Mk 1 field hockey shoe used by the best players in the world.

Paul lives in Perth with his Bunbury born and raised wife Izabela and their 3 children – but enjoys a little break from time to time, traveling to Bunbury for 2 days a fortnight to practice in SWFAC.


Dr Thomas Vellios BSc DPM (UWA)

Thomas grew up in the Southwest, and plays Australian rules football and tennis, as well as being an avid runner. Thomas holds a Bachelor of Science (Sport Science, Exercise, and Health) and Doctor of Podiatric Medicine from UWA. He enjoys all aspects of podiatry, especially helping athletes and weekend warriors get back to doing what they love. In his spare time, Thomas enjoys live music, camping, and water sports.


Dr Mavindri (Mav) Nihiluwa Gamage BSc DPM (UWA)

Mavindri (Mav) graduated from the University of Western Australia with a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM) after completing a Bachelor of Biomedical Science majoring in Physiology.
During her free time Mav enjoys watching cricket and playing badminton. She has a special interest in musculoskeletal conditions and aims to improve your quality of life through evidence-based practice.

Mav-Nihiluwa-podiatrist Gamage

Dr Buvanessvari (Buva) Harish Perumal BSc (HONS) DPM

Buvaness Perumal is a dedicated podiatrist who graduated with a Bachelor of Medical Science (honors) and a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (DPM). She is an avid gym-goer, which complements her focus on musculoskeletal health and fitness. Her approach to podiatric care is grounded in evidence based practice, ensuring that each patient receives a personalised and effective treatment tailored to their unique needs.

Buva-Harish Perumal-Podiatrist

Joanna Rodgers EN

Joanna or “Jo” as she is best known, works at Southwest Foot and Ankle Centre as our Practice Nurse, Podiatric and Surgical Assistant. Jo has over 20 years of experience working with Surgeons and General Practitioners in the Southwest. She takes pride in providing the best possible care to all her patients. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her children and playing hockey.

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