Carlie Altmann

Carlie Altmann

About Carlie Altmann

Experienced in the active adolescent, dance assessment and rehabilitation, Pre-Pointe assessment, particular interest in netball, gymnastics and injuries to the younger athlete, and lower limb injury prevention and performance enhancement.

Special Interests

  • The active adolescent
  • Dance assessment
  • Dance rehabilitation
  • Pre-Pointe assessment
  • Particular interest in netball, gymnastics and injuries to the younger athlete
  • Lower limb injury prevention and performance enhancement

Service Location

Stepney Healthcare Hub


  • Bachelor of Podiatry, University of South Australia, 2011
  • PhD candidate (Perceived Chronic Ankle Instability in the Adolescent) Body in Mind Group, University of South Australia

Awards & Achievements

  • Podiatry staff prize for clinical excellence, 2011
  • First Class Honours for research “The effect of a six-week Franklin Method training program on mobility, alignment and strength in young pre-pointe dancers”, 2017
  • Lecturer and Clinical Tutor, Podiatry Undergraduate Program, University South Australia
  • Guest Lecturer, Physiotherapy Sports and Musculoskeletal Masters Program, University of South Australia

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