Matthew P Cotchett
Matthew is a Adjunct Lecturer and early career researcher in the La Trobe Rural Health School at La Trobe University. Matthew is the Education Officer for the Australasian College of Podiatric Surgeons and also works as a podiatrist in private practice.
Matthew has a particular interest in the management of pain beneath the heel and completed a PhD which evaluated the effectiveness of trigger point dry needling for plantar heel pain. Matthew has a research interest in the psychosocial aspects of musculoskeletal pain, with a particular focus on cognitive, affective and behavioural factors as drivers of pain and disability. In addition, Matthew is leading a project to improve knowledge translation and education for people with plantar heel pain.
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