Boon Kiak Yeo

Professional Role

Boon Kiak is a Senior Podiatrist at a Singapore hospital. He is the lead for Sports Podiatry service and the deputy head of department.

He graduated from La Trobe University, Australia (2013) with first class honours.


Bachelor of Health Science, Masters of Podiatric Practice

Publications, posters, presentations and blogs

Yeo, B.K., & Bonanno, D. R. (2014). The effect of foot orthoses and in-shoe wedges on cycling performance. Journal of Foot and Ankle Research. 7(31).

Yeo, B. K., Rouffet, D.M., & Bonanno, D. R. (2015). Foot orthoses do not affect crank power output during maximal exercise on a cycle-ergometer. Journal of Medicine and Science in Sport. 19(5).

Yeo, B. K., & Sirisena, D. (2017). Simi Move: entry level mobile app to analyse walking and running gait. British Journal of Sports Medicine. Published Online First: 12 April 2017. doi: 10.1136/bjsports – 2016 – 097293.

Pushpalatha, B. L., Yeo, B.K., Ooi, S.T., Somani, J., Law, C.C..C (2017). Joint Consultation Clinics by Infectious Diseases Specialists and Podiatry team (ID-POD) Compliments the care of Diabetic Patients with Foot Infections by Reducing Costs and Decreasing Outpatient Clinic Visits. Poster presentation at Open forum Infectious Diseases. (2018)
Ouch! How you run could be harming you (2017)
How to choose the right cycling shoes

BASEM Today. (2017)
Sports Podiatry and Running Re-Training. (2016)
Rethinking cycling shoe orthoses, wedges, shims (2015)
Why wearing shoe wedges or foot orthoses won’t increase your sprint power (2014)
Foot wedges and orthoses for cycling: do they make a difference?