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Meet Our Team
Meet Our Doctors
Dr Austin Chow
Originally from Brisbane, Dr Chow is experienced in all aspects of general practice but has a specific interest in travel health, surgical procedures, diabetes and sports medicine. Dr Chow has also served as the TAC Cup Northen Knights Football club medical officer.
Dr Helen Hsu
Dr Hsu graduated from Medicine from Melbourne University in 2001 and has since been honing her skills in general practice. She has a particular interest in Women's health and Children's health.
Dr Helen Hsu is also fluent in Mandarin and available for consultations on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday.
Dr Johnson Hsu
Dr Johnson Hsu has vast knowledge across a broad range of general medical conditions, and is particularly interested in performing minor surgical procedures. Being a proud father himself, he understands the needs of your child from both a medical and parents perspective.
Dr Johnson Hsu also speaks Mandarin and Hokkien fluently and is available for consultations Monday to Friday
Dr Marina Tadross
Dr Marina Tadross is an experienced GP having graduated from Monash University and working in both NSW and Victoria. She has a strong interest in dermatology, children's health, women's health and cosmetic medicine including being able to administer cosmetic inflatables and fillers.
Dr Marina is available from Tuesday to Friday 9am to 4pm.
Dr Monisha Koppaka
Dr Monisha Koppaka graduated from Medicine at Monash University in 2014 and joins us a General Practitioner registrar. She has previously worked at leading Victorian hospitals such as Monash Medical Centre. She has a particular interest in Women's health, Children's health and Dermatology.
Dr Koppaka is available for consultations from Monday to Friday.
Dr Zahin Ilahee
Dr Ilahee studied at Bond University, Queensland and has worked in both New South Wales and Victoria. Dr Ilahee also holds a Diploma of Child Health. He enjoys the wide variety of medicine that General Practice brings as well as the ability to ensure continuity of care with his patients. An avid soccer player, Zahin plays futsal up to 3 times a week.
Dr Shivanthi Sivapalan
Dr Sivapalan is the newest member to join our health team as a GP Registrar. She completed her medicine degree from Monash University in 2014 and specialising in General Practice. Dr Sivapalan has an interest in Women's Health and Dermatology.
Dr Shivanthi Sivapalan is fluent in Tamil and available for consultations Monday to Friday
Dr Prathivadi completed her medicine degree from Monash University in 2012 and has since gone on to gain experience from leading Australian hospitals. Dr Pallavi has a strong interest in Acute Pain Management which saw her complete her Masters of Medicine specialising in Pain Management.
Dr Monica Foong
Dr Foong studied at Monash University before working in various leading hospitals in Victoria such as Monash Medical Centre, The Austin Hospital and also in rural settings such as Traralgon and Warragul. Monica has a keen interest in Emergency Medicine as well as Women’s health. Beyond work, Monica enjoys being active through salsa dancing and recently conquering The Tough Mudder challenge.
Meet Our Physiotherapists
Luke‘s interest in being a physiotherapist all began with his love of playing and watching sport. Getting his patients moving well, injury-free, and regaining fitness is what he’s all about, with a special interest in managing lower back and lower limb issues. He currently works with the National Doctors’ Football Team (Soccer) and is also the Senior coach at his local soccer club.
Henry maintains an interest in working with all musculoskeletal and sports injuries. He ensures that his patients understand their condition and how to best manage it.
Henry is currently the Head Physiotherapist for the Women’s Volleyroos and may travel with the team on occasion.
Daniel helps clients increase physical function, improve well being and manage chronic health conditions through exercise and movement. He finds satisfaction in helping clients reach their health and well being goals through education and management techniques suited to their needs and level of ability.
Daniel has a history with junior athlete development and is currently co directing strength and rehab for The Dandenong Southern Stingrays U’16s development squad.
Meet Our Psychologists
Mira is an experienced Clinical Psychologist who specialises in Mental Health and is knowledgeable across a broad range of mental health conditions. Mira has previously worked with adults of all ages, adolescents, families and children in a variety of settings.
Jordan is a registered Psychologist, and is also a member of the Australian Psychological Society. He has experience working with adults and children in community low cost counselling and primary school settings. Jordan has an interest in the treatment of anxiety disorders and also volunteers with the Anxiety Recovery Centre Victoria (ARCVic)
Krysta is a registered Psychologist, with additional qualifications in Counselling. She has worked in a number of schools, tertiary institutions and community organisations in Australia and Canada. Krysta has more than 15 years experience in the field of mental health and works with adolescents and adults.
Berlinda has been working as a registered Psychologist since 2004, and has extensive experience in counselling, case management, and assessment within government sector organisations. She has a particular interest in assisting adults to better manage their stress, anxiety, and depression, so that they can build resilience for future life challenges. Berlinda is also experienced in providing vocational counselling for those looking to change career direction, and for those facing the stress of unemployment.
Lauren is a Clinical Psychologist registered with the Psychology Board of Australia. She has completed a Master of Psychology (Clinical) at Deakin University, and is a member of the APS. Lauren has worked in mental health for over 10 years in a mix of public mental health, not-for-profit/PDSS, and private corporation roles. Lauren has a particular interest in working with adults with mood disorders, anxiety disorders, and psychosis.
Peter is a Clinical Psychologist who enjoys working with a diverse range of clients and presentations. He prefers to work collaboratively with clients towards developing and achieving goals important to them, and employs a number of evidence-based approaches to do so. He is also actively involved in neuroscientific research which informs his approach to counselling.