Doctor Kym Hennessy

Doctor Kym Hennessy

Academic Program Advisor, Podiatry,

Lecturer in Podiatry,



  • PhD Glasgow Caledonian University
  • BAppSc(Hons)Pod University of Western Sydney

Professional Memberships

  • Australian Podiatry Association (2005)
  • Royal College of Podiatry (2009)
  • Sports Medicine Australia (2005)
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (Glasgow) (2015)

Organisational Unit (School / Division)

  • Podiatry
  • Podiatry


Phone: (02) 4620 3158
Location: 24.2.58

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Journal Articles

  • Modi, S., Turner, D. and Hennessy, K. (2021), 'Non-pharmacological interventions and corticosteroid injections for the management of the Achilles tendon in inflammatory arthritis : a systematic review', Journal of Foot and Ankle Research, vol 14, no 1 .
  • Hennessy, K., Woodburn, J. and Steultjens, M. (2016), 'Clinical practice guidelines for the foot and ankle in rheumatoid arthritis : a critical appraisal', Journal of Foot and Ankle Research, vol 9, no 1 , pp 1 - 13.
  • Jennings, H., Hennessy, K. and Hendry, G. (2014), 'The clinical effectiveness of intra-articular corticosteroids for arthritis of the lower limb in juvenile idiopathic arthritis : a systematic review', Pediatric Rheumatology, vol 12, no 1 .
  • Telfer, S., Gibson, K., Hennessy, K., Steultjens, M. and Woodburn, J. (2012), 'Computer-aided design of customized foot orthoses : reproducibility and effect of method used to obtain foot shape', Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, vol 93, no 5 , pp 863 - 870.
  • Hennessy, K., Woodburn, J. and Steultjens, M. (2012), 'Custom foot orthoses for rheumatoid arthritis : a systematic review', Arthritis Care and Research, vol 64, no 3 , pp 311 - 320.
  • Woodburn, J., Hennessy, K., Steultjens, M., McInnes, I. and Turner, D. (2010), 'Looking through the 'window of opportunity' : is there a new paradigm of podiatry care on the horizon in early rheumatoid arthritis?', Journal of Foot and Ankle Research, vol 3 .

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