Kardem qualified from the University of the Witwatersrand with a Bachelor of Science degree in 2012, majoring in psychology and human physiology. Her thirst for knowledge drove her to begin with a second degree, this time a Baccalaureus Technologiae in Podiatry at the University of Johannesburg. She graduated in 2016 and ran her private clinic in Johannesburg, South Africa before deciding to move to Singapore in 2018. Kardem has a key interest in biomechanics.
She is registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa, the Podiatry Association of South Africa, has been published in The Foot, and is a member of the Golden Key International Honour Society. Kardem is excited to be joining the team in Singapore.