Family 1st Medical New Minas is pleased to provide the services of a Podiatrist. Arriving in Canada from Britain, Caroline Leverett has become a permanent resident, joining our Family 1st team of professionals in June 2014.
In 2023 Caroline was granted Fellowship of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (Glasg). She is one of only three podiatrists in Nova Scotia who have achieved this accreditation.
Fellowship is a demonstration of Caroline’s 25 years of Podiatric practice and patient care. It recognizes her commitment to the College and acknowledges her contribution to podiatric medicine, its standards and practices.
Caroline has a Masters of Science from the University of Brighton as well as her podiatric qualifications. She has extensive training in diabetic management and wound care. Prior to immigrating, she was a senior lecturer at the University of Plymouth in Britain, teaching under graduate and post graduate classes on topics including diabetes. She currently serves on the Executive committee of the Canadian Podiatric Medical Association, the national body representing the profession as well as President-elect of the Nova Scotia Podiatry Association.