Gavin has been a registered podiatrist since 1992 after completing his Bachelor of Science degree in podiatry at Curtin University. He spent the first five years of his career working in Tasmania in both public and private practice. He is experienced in all aspects of Podiatry and has a particular interest in Foot Mobilisation Techniques (FMT), Western Medical Acupuncture (dry needling) and Sports Podiatry. He founded Kingsway Podiatry after returning from Tasmania in 1997 for knee surgery, which ended his football career.
Tasked with coordinating podiatry services at several Hopman Cup tennis tournaments, he continues to outperform in the pursuit of excellence for the elite athlete and occasional athlete alike. He also provided services to and played league football for the Devonport Football Club in the TFL during the mid 1990's.
Gavin was also invited to provide his services to the visiting Manchester United Football Club for two exhibition matches in 2019.
He has been a member of the Australian Academy of Podiatric Sports Medicine, sports coordinator for the Australian Podiatry Association (WA) Sports Special Interest Group and has served on APodA(WA) Council as Vice President.
Gavin is happily married with two children and enjoys spending time with his family, travel, AFL football, touch rugby, golf, and fishing when he can.