Our Mission

To provide the Illawarra and South Coast with the best care and up to date treatments that get you back on your feet, feeling better, sooner.

At SCSP we have the most advanced equipment and machinery in the Illawarra to get a clear, in depth diagnosis and instigate the best treatment plan for you. Check out what we offer here

South Coast NSW


Ned Jeffries - Director & Principal podiatrist

Originally from the Snowy Mountains in country NSW, Ned has spent the last 5 years on the South Coast after spending 8 years living in Sydney where he practiced in 2 prominent podiatry practices in the Sydney CBD and Bondi Junction.

With a keen focus on sports and biomechanics, Ned enjoys all aspects of podiatry – from general foot care to custom made orthotics and minor nail surgeries. He always prides himself on his laid back, fun loving nature and the rapport he builds with his patients.  Ned believes quality patient care is of most importance.

Ned completed his Bachelor of Podiatry at The University of Newcastle and continues to undertake regular special interest courses in all areas of podiatry and sports rehabilitation.

Neds interests include:

  • Sports Podiatry
  • Sports Strapping
  • Dry Needling
  • Biomechanical and gait analysis
  • Nail Avulsion Surgery for chronic ingrowing toenails
  • Exercise prescription
  • Shockwave Therapy

Natalie Setiadji - Senior Podiatrist

Natalie is also an Alumni of the University of Newcastle Bachelor of Podiatry program. She has a keen interest in all aspects of podiatry from general care to biomechanics and is always undergoing further professional development, attending extra courses to expand her already packed skill set.
With an extensive background in state, national and international athletics and new found passion for Olympic weightlifting, Natalie is particularly interested in sports podiatry and hopes her experiences in the sporting world will aid in the management of her patients. 
Natalie chose podiatry for the opportunity to communicate with people everyday, to discuss their concerns and challenges, and to provide care accordingly. Natalie prioritises all her patients and their well-being, striving to create a warm and comfortable environment while helping to make a difference and getting them back on their feet better and stronger than ever. 

Natalies interests include:

  • Sports Podiatry
  • General Foot Treatment
  • Diabetic Care
  • Biomechanical and gait analysis
  • Nail Avulsion Surgery for chronic ingrowing toenails
  • Exercise prescription
  • Shockwave Therapy

Vanessa Jeffries - Director & practice manager

Vanessa along with husband Ned established South Coast Sports Podiatry (Formally Positive Health Clinics) in 2016 and has never looked back.

With an extensive background in health (B.Health & Movement) and education (Masters in Secondary Education) her passion for the industry is palpable.

Vanessa believes that ones health and wellbeing is of the utmost importance and that continued maintenance is the key to living the most comfortable and active life possible.

Vanessa’s warm, smiley demeanour and sense of humour helps to keep everyone going in the SCSP clinic and our patients always happy to return.

Why A podiatrist?

Podiatrists are university qualified practitioners who specialise in treating conditions involving the entire lower limb, and more specifically, the feet. We can help treat any of the following and more.

Painful Feet
Sore Knees
Infected Toenails
Sore, tight calves
Arch Pain
Achilles Problems

What You Get?

Top-quality treatment that is backed by the most recent research and state of the art equipment that is found nowhere else in the Illawarra and South Coast.

Get in touch

Contact South Coast Sports Podiatry team for further clarification – we are happy to answer any questions you may have about DVA, Medicare and podiatry treatment.