Dr Michael Shepherd
Graduated from Monash University in 1981 and worked at the Alfred Hospital for three years with GP training at Dandenong Hospital and Mount Royal. Interests include paediatrics, geriatrics, men's health, osteoporosis and minor surgery.
Dr Sharon Schwartz
Graduated from Cape Town University in 1982. In 1988 became a fellow of the College of Physicians of South Africa. Joined the medical staff of Oakhill Clinic in September 1989. Interests include care of the aged, palliative care, mental health problems and care of pregnant women. Dr Schwartz offers antenatal shared care with the Mercy hospital as well as the Northern hospital. She has been teaching medical students for over 20 years and is an Honorary Clinical Lecturer at The University Of Melbourne.
Dr Daniel Geilings and Dr Karina Aprico
Dr Geilings and Dr Aprico are fully qualified medical practitioners, who have been selected to undergo further training in general practice. They would spend six months working with us in order to gain clinical experience. Our registrars are valued member of our team of doctors.
Our experienced nurses assist our doctors with various procedures and test and with all types of wound care.
Pat Keen (RN Div 1)
Pat is our senior nurse. Graduated as a Registered Nurse (Division 1) in 1983 in London and worked in Intensive Care and pediatrics before moving to Australia in 1986. Pat worked various positions at the Austin Hospital and was then employed by the District Nursing service in the Preston District.
Nadia Fernandez (RN Div 1)
Nadia first graduated in 2015 as a registered nurse and has been working as a Practice Nurse for two years. Worked previously in aged care for a duration of eight years. Nadia offers our practice a full pathology service.
Podiatrist – John Lalogiannis
Graduated in 1998, completed Bachelor of Podiatry at Latrobe University in 1997. A health professional who deals with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disorders of the feet. Special interests include wound healing, diabetes, assessing the vascular, neurological and bio mechanical status of the foot, treatment and education to prevent any future complications.
Psychiatric Nurse- Sandra Georgiadis
Credentialed mental health nurse with over 30 years of experience. Covers areas of acute psychiatry, crisis intervention, drug and alcohol and comprehensive psychiatric assessment.
Rhonda Sidaoui Clinical Psychologists – (For fees please see fees tab)
Rhonda has over 25 years of experience working as a Psychologist in a variety of settings. Her experience has offered her the opportunity to work with clients displaying wide and diverse clinical issues covering the full spectrum of mental health conditions. She has assessed and treated anxiety, depression and trauma related conditions.Rhonda has worked with individuals on self-esteem and confidence bases issues using a CBT framework.