Dr Catherine Fyans (General Practitioner)
Dr Catherine Fyans is an Integrative GP. An integrative GP combines evidence based natural therapies with conventional medicine. Also called a holistic GP, meaning looking at the patient as a whole rather than just treating symptoms.
Dr Fyans also has extensive experience in women’s health and is happy to see any patients with ‘women’s health issues’. This includes general checks such as pap smears. She also has extensive experience in conventional general medical practise and skin cancer diagnosis.
Her integrative/holistic health consultations generally take longer than usual GP consultations; however, conventional general practice consultations are conducted in the usual manner.
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Dr Fyans is private billing GP.
Dr Tehsin Huda (General Practitioner)
Dr Tehsin Huda has been working as a GP in Australia since 2007. He obtained his fellowship in General Practice in 2012. He consults with patients presenting with various acute and chronic illnesses and has a special interest in mental health.
Dr Huda is a mixed billing GP.
Dr Mahmoud Ali (General Practitioner)
Dr. Ali has been practicing in the Mornington for the last decade. His love for family medicine is evident in the personalized care each and every patient receives. He enjoys all aspects of general practice and has a special interest in the removal of skin lesions and minor procedures. Dr. Ali is a mixed billing GP.
Dr Soujanya Mysore (Dentist)
Soujanya is the Principal Dentist of Elite Medical & Dental Group and has been practicing in Australia since 2008. Soujanya has a gentle and thoughtful approach to dentistry and enjoys keeping up to date with her continuing professional development. She enjoys all areas of dentistry and has recently completed training in Invisalign orthodontic treatment. Soujanya has a special interest in children’s dentistry.
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Gloria (Registered Nurse)
Gloria is our registered Division One nurse and has over 29 years extensive experience in many areas of nursing including over 9 years in private practice. She is an accredited nurse immuniser and has also completed additional training in wound management.
Joey De Backer (Dietitian and Mindfulness Leader)
Joey is an Accredited Practising Dietitian committed to holistic nutrition counselling. She has worked in hospitals, aged care and community health with clients from a diverse range of backgrounds with conditions ranging from irritable bowel syndrome to cancer to heart disease and diabetes.
Joey now likes to use her experience in a more preventative context. Why heal illnesses when you can prevent them? She is passionate about the opportunity to guide and support you to achieve your health and wellbeing goals and empower you to take control of your health. She is experienced with the non-dieting or mindful eating approach for weight loss as well as food intolerances including low FODMAPs diets and FAILSAFE (low food chemical) diets. For more information click here
Kaitlyn Anderson (Dietitian)
Kaitlyn is an Accredited Practising Dietitian specializing in fibromyalgia, food intolerance and chronic fatigue, as well as using nutrition to help manage allergy-like symptoms (such as hayfever, eczema or asthma), autoimmune disease, migraines and mental health. Her philosophy revolves around helping people develop a life-long love affair with real food.
She completed her studies at Monash University in 2012, as a way to combine her passion for cooking, interest in science and desire to help people. She has travelled extensively, but considers the Mornington Peninsula her home and has been heavily involved in community groups and cooking classes alongside private practice.
Melissa Rowe (Mental Health Social Worker)
Melissa is an Accredited Mental Health Social Worker, with full membership of the Australian Association of Social Workers. Melissa’s work in the mental health field spans 15 years and she has a breadth of experience in assessing and treating people with mental health disorders. Melissa has special interests in anxiety, depression and assisting parents with parenting issues. For more information click here
Dr Cindy Ying (Acupuncturist)
Cindy holds a double master’s degree in Chinese Medicine from Nanjing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine and Health Science from La Trobe University. She has extensive experience in treatment of acute and chronic pain conditions including musculoskeletal and neurological problems. She has a special interest in chronic stress such as anxiety, insomnia, fatigue and depression. Her treatments involve Acupuncture, Facial Cosmetic Acupuncture, Chinese meridian massage, Cupping therapy as well as life-style recommendations based on Chinese Medicine theory. With compassion and attention to detail, Cindy enjoys helping people to solve their health concerns and maintain wellbeing.
Shashi Dasari (Managing Partner)