Lever & Amler Podiatrists have been in existence for 40 years. We strive to keep abreast with the newest and latest technology relating to worldwide Podiatric trends. Our Podiatrists are among the nation’s most informed and experienced in the use of advanced foot orthotics therapies to treat problems that are too often treated surgically. In fact, we’re both well known for being both conservative and effective.

Our high degree of skill and experience and the same focus on long-term results that have earned the trust of thousands of patients over the last 40 years.


vernon-leverVernon Lever qualified as a Podiatrist in December 1981. He studied Podiatry through theTechnikon Witwatersrand in Johannesburg SA.

Vernon then started up his own private practice in January of 1982, and commenced practice in Bedfordview Johannesburg. Vernon completed a postgraduate two-year BSc. Honours degree in Podiatric studies through the University of Brighton in the United Kingdom.

In 1984, Vernon expanded his private practice to include consulting from Benoni on the East Rand. Vernon joined the South African Podiatry Association in 1982, and was elected as National Treasurer of SAPA in 1984. Vernon was the National Treasurer for 20 years, as well as serving on the National Executive of SAPA.

In 1996 Vernon was elected to sit on the old South African Medical & Dental Council as the Podiatric representative for the Podiatry profession. In 1998 he was elected to serve on the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) on the board for Physiotherapy, Podiatry and Biokinetics.

He was also elected as chairman of the Committee of Preliminary Inquiry of the professional board for Physiotherapy, Podiatry & Biokinetics. Vernon has also been voted to sit on the National Executive committee of the board for Physiotherapy, Podiatry & Biokinetics, as its Podiatric representative.

In 2003 Vernon was again voted in for a second 5-year term to sit on the professional board, and was re-elected as chairman of the Committee of Preliminary Inquiry of the professional board for Physiotherapy, Podiatry & Biokinetics.

Vernon’s passion towards the Podiatry profession includes his interest in sports Podiatry, especially treating long distance runners as well as cyclists. He is a keen cyclist and has completed many cycling tours.

Vernon is married to Evelyn, and has two children, a son Yaron and a daughter Daniella.


warren-amlerWarren is registered with the HPCSA, and is a member of SAPA.

Warren keeps up to date with the latest professional development in the podiatric world and provides podiatric services, education and assistance to a wide spectrum of patients from child to professional athlete. He regularly attends lectures and courses to advance his professional development. In 2011 Warren, together with Vernon, became fully compliant in the design and manufacture of digital (cad-cam) orthotics.

His interests include sports podiatry, orthopaedics and paediatrics.

Warren is passionate about fitness and general well-being. He enjoys golf, is a 15 handicap and aspires to playing a round of golf with Ernie Els in the not –too-distant future.

Warren is married to Jacqui and has 3 gorgeous children, Rachel, Jessica and Joshua.