Anthony (Tony) Short completed his undergraduate degree in Podiatry from the Queensland University of Technology in 1994, and practiced in Tasmania and North Queensland prior to settling in Brisbane. He completed a Master of Podiatry degree through the University of South Australia in 2006, and obtained Fellowship with the Faculty of Podiatric Medicine of the Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of Glasgow in 2014.
Anthony holds endorsement in Scheduled Medicines with the Podiatry Board of Australia, which enables him to prescribe or administer a range of medications to manage podiatric conditions.
He has worked in private practice, public hospital and community health settings over more than 20 years. He also is an active on a range of regulatory committees supporting the podiatry profession.