As a Podiatric surgeon, Dr Rob Hermann is a registered specialist. He is endorsed by the Podiatry Board of Australia (PBA) to prescribe from a national list of scheduled medicines when treating podiatric conditions. He is a Commonwealth Accredited Podiatric surgeon for the purposes of private health insurance.
Graduating from the University of South Australia in 1984 with a Diploma in Podiatry Dr Hermann practiced general podiatry for 2 years. He then commenced Fellowship training in podiatric surgery with The Australasian College of Podiatric Surgeons (ACPS).
Dr Hermann qualified for Fellowship of the ACPS in 1991. Post fellowship education and training with the ACPS was completed in the U.S. at Edgewater hospital in Chicago and at The Podiatry Institute in Atlanta, Georgia. In 1994 he was the first Australian podiatric surgeon accepted for The Podiatry Institute's Fellowship Program.