Our Team

Peter Dietsch


Peter completed a bachelor degree in Health Science specialising in Podiatry from AUT in Auckland, New Zealand in 2008. Peter moved to Melbourne in January 2009 and has worked in Australia since, working both in the city and around rural Australia in community and private settings. Peter established Frontier Foot Clinic in January 2014. Peter practices all aspects of podiatry, and has a particular interest in sports medicine, putting an emphasis on holistic healthcare through a multi-disciplined approach. Since graduating, Peter has pursued further study in personal training and nutrition at the Victorian Institute of Fitness. As well as alternative soft tissue treatment courses in dry needling, trigger point therapy, Foot Manipulation Therapy, Prolotherapy and shockwave therapy.

Maddi Dean


Maddi first commenced an exercise physiology degree at UTAS and then transferred and completed her Masters in Podiatric Practice in 2012. Maddi practices and is proficient in all aspects of podiatry, and has a keen interest in all paediatric conditions affecting the lower limb.

Outside of work she enjoys quite an active lifestyle renovating her home, cycling, running and netball.
She also enjoys attending live music.

Helen Nguyen


Helen graduated from LaTrobe in 2006 with a bachelor of podiatry and has worked mainly in private practice since graduating. Helen has recently completed a Certificate of Diabetes Education from Deakin University. Helen has an interest in diabetes and preventative medicine. Regularly attending professional development in the area of diabetes and chronic disease.

Pola Sotelo

Office Manager

Pola has been with the practice for the last 8 years, firstly as reception staff, and now managing the day to day running of the practice. She is the voice on the phone and the first face to great you when you walk into our clinic. Pola has an in-depth knowledge of how the practice runs and will be able to answer any questions you may have in relation to your appointment.