Dr. Ayoub has MBChB from Alexandria University and is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. She also has membership qualification from the Royal College of General Practitioners, UK, and a Diploma in Child Health from University College, Dublin.
Dr Ayoub's main Interests are: family medicine including women’s health, men’s health, child health, counselling, preventive medicine and screening.
Dr. Buddini Ekanayake (GP - Part Time)
MBBS from University of Melbourne and Fellowship Qualification from the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.
Certificate of Sexual Health and Family Planning.
Dr Ekanayake's main interests are in Adult and Adolescent Health, and Family Medicine.
Dr. Katharina Cameron (GP Registrar)
Dr. Cameron has MBBS from Johannes Gutenberg University, Germany. She had resident experience between 2012 and 2017 in emergency medicine, rehabilitation medicine, obstetrics and gynaecology in Austin Hospital, Mercy Hospital and Northern Hospital.
Dr. Cameron's main interests include Preventative Medicine, aged care and Children's Health. Dr Cameron speaks English, German, French and Spanish.
Dr. Craig Mills (Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Mr. Craig Mills (Dip. Anat., FRACS Orth and FAOrthA) consults at our medical centre once every four weeks on Tuesdays. For booking, please call 03 9419 3664 or send an email on email@example.com
Mrs. Sonya Murray (Registered Nurse)
Sonya Graduated from the Australian Catholic University in Ballarat and has been a registered nurse for many years. Her past experience extended to paediatrics, aged care, surgical nursing, oncology and palliative care.
Sonya enjoys the diversity and challenges of General Practice, and has a special interests in Chronic Diseases Management and Wound Care.
Mrs. Andrea Avenell-Thompson (Enrolled Nurse)
Andrea graduated from Kangan Institute in 2015 after previously working in Home and Community Care within the Macedon Ranges.
Andrea’s interests include Wound Care and Diabetes Care.
Mr. Steve O'Connor (Podiatrist)
Steve has acquired over 16 years of podiatry knowledge which we welcome to the clinic. His podiatry experiences range from running a high risk diabetic clinic in his native England which focused on all things diabetes to working at Olympic Park Sports Medicine and Foot and Ankle Rehabilitation Australia focusing on; Osteoarthritis of Foot and ankle joints, Bunions, Forefoot pain, Neuromas, Plantar fasciitis/fasciosis, Heel pain, Calcaneal Spurs, Achilles pain, etc.
Steve is proficient with all things podiatry including: Toenail sculpting, Corn and callus removal, diabetic foot checks including vascular and neurological assessments, Nail surgery, Orthotic therapy, and Manual therapies.
Ms. Sarah Mullins (Podiatrist) - On maternity leave
Sarah graduated from La Trobe University with a Bachelor of Podiatry in 2006. She has worked in private practice in both the rural and metropolitan areas.
Sarah has had extensive experience in all aspects of podiatry, and has developed a keen interest in the high risk foot leading to her specialising in diabetes assessment, education and management. Sarah is capable of assessing the neurovascular status of the foot and aims to help maintain excellent foot health by providing general routine treatments and thorough education. Other interests include sports podiatry, biomechanics, pediatrics and general treatment. Sarah has a high level of experience and knowledge in footwear and always happy to chat and provide advised about correct fit and desirable features required for sports footwear.
Michelle Kalinski (Physiotherapist)
Michelle completed her physiotherapy studies at Charles Sturt University, Albury. She is a current member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association. Michelle has completed further studies in joint manipulation and dry needling.
Michelle is involved at all levels of community football, as coach and trainer. She also runs the Riddells Creek Auskick. This allows her to work with both her passions: football and paediatrics.
Michelle has experience in many areas, including orthopaedics, sports injuries, aged care and spinal rehab.
Medicare (EPC required), TAC, Workcover and DVA are all bulk billed. If you would like an appointment, please call the medical centre.
Ms. Ann Bush (Diabetic Educator)
Ann is a registered nurse and credentialed diabetics educator recognised by the Australian Diabetic Educators Association. Ann has a long experience in diabetics education and is able to assist and support our pre-diabetic patients, or patients with diabetes history, to improve and manage their control.
Ms Bush can also help in pre-pregnancy planning and pregnancy support.
Mr. Dylan Maley (Dietitian)
Dylan is an Accredited Practicing Dietitian recognised by the Dietitians Association of Australia. Dylan has experience in a wide variety of sectors including acute hospital, food service, mental health, disabilities and outpatient general practice.
Dylan has undergone training in CBT and motivational interviewing to assist individuals to make sustainable health choices through behaviour change. He has also worked professionally as a chef and understands the practical implementation of healthy eating and cooking, helping individuals turn the evidence of nutrition into real-world solutions.
Ms. Naomi McCraw (Speech Pathologist)
Naomi has a Bachelor of Speech Pathology and she is a memeber of Speech Pathology, Australia.
Naomi is a Certified Practicing Speech Pathologist who has been working in the Macedon Ranges in both the private and public sectors since 2006.
Naomi is experienced in providing assessment and therapy for communication difficulties in the domains of speech sound production, language comprehension and expression, fluency (stuttering) and voice quality. She provides intervention to pre-school aged clients.
This service is privately billed and general speech pathology enquiries are welcome. To book an appointment, please ring this number: 0438 834 125.
Bloom Hearing (Audiologists)
Bloom Hearing audiologists have been working from our practice for many years. Their audiologists have good experience in
1) defining patients hearing impairment and providing proper treatment and solutions;
2) providing auditory evaluations and education by measuring and studying noise conditions;
3) conducting screening programs relating to hearing loss and protection.
To book an appointment with Bloom Hearing, please call: 5367 6199, or toll free number: 1800 777 659.