Meet Our Team

 

Our Doctors

Dr Jonathan Phan (MBBS UNSW, FRACGP)
Background – Dr Phan graduated from the University of NSW and has been in general practice since 2007. He enjoys general practice as it gives him the opportunity to interact with patients of all ages and cultural backgrounds.
Special Interests – He enjoys preventative health, looking after children and pregnant women.
Personal Interests – Outside of medicine he likes to spend time cooking and travelling.
Dr Ryan Quan Vo (MBBS UNSW, FRACGP)
Background – Dr Vo is a Fellow of the Royal College of General Practitioners (FRACGP) and a graduate of the University of NSW.
Special Interests – He has an interest in all aspects of General Practice.
Personal Interests – Outside of the practice, he enjoys the occasional game of golf, learning to sail and travelling.
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Dr Jessie Huang (MBBS (UNSW), FRACGP, DAME)
Background – Dr Jessie Huang is a fellow of Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and a graduate of University of NSW. She has worked at many medical clinics throughout Australia.
Special Interests – She has interests in women’s health, travel medicine and preventative medicine.
Personal Interests – Outside of work, she loves to travel.
Dr Gurmeet Gilhotra – MBBS, DPM (London)
Background – Dr Gilhotra has been working in medicine for 38 years. She has worked in many locations throughout New South Wales and Queensland.
Special Interests – She has an interest in preventative healthcare, antenatal care, mental health and musculoskeletal medicine.
Personal Interests – Outside of work she enjoys travelling, cooking and gardening.
Dr Sacha Ruberu – MBBS, FRACGP
Background – Dr Ruberu graduated from University of Tasmania in 2002.  She worked in the United Kingdom in several tertiary hospitals as well as in the Alfred Hospital in Melbourne and Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in Sydney before commencing her specialist training as a General Practitioner. She qualified as a Fellow of the the Royal College of General Practitioners in 2009.  She has  worked in several general practices around Sydney.
Special Interests – Her special interests include women’s, child health, mental & preventative health.
Dr Lara Monaghan – MBBS, FRACGP, DCH, FPNSW Certificate
Background – Dr Lara Monaghan graduated from the University of Sydney in 2012. She completed her hospital training at Hornsby, Manly and Westmead Children’s Hospital, and has recently qualified as a Fellow of the the Royal College of General Practitioners. She has further training in children’s health and family planning.
Special Interests – Women’s Health, Sexual Health and paediatrics.

Personal InterestsWhen not working, she enjoys travelling and playing tennis.

Dr Salie Greengarten – MBBS, MRCP (UK)
Background – Dr Salie Greengarten has worked in Lane Cove for over 30 years.

Dr Fiona Napier-Flood – BSc,  PhD,  MBBS, DCH, FRACGP
Background – Dr Fiona Napier-Flood graduated from the University of Notre Dame in 2012. She
completed her hospital training in Westmead, Auburn and Westmead Children’s Hospital. She has
worked in several general practices across Sydney. Dr Fiona Napier-Flood also has further training
in Children’s health. Prior to medicine, she completed a PhD in Pharmacology at the University of
Sydney in 1993 and worked in medical research for over 15 years.
Special Interests – Weight management, Diabetes, mental health, preventative health and paediatric health.
Personal Interests – Outside of work, she enjoys travelling, spending time with her family and
encouraging others to lead a healthy lifestyle.

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Patrick Kubel- Physiotherapist
Background – Patrick graduated with a Masters in Physiotherapy from the University of Sydney in 2012, with previous degrees in Exercise & Sport Science (UWS) and Clinical Rehabilitation (USYD). Patrick has over 10 years’ experience in rehabilitation and injury management. He has worked as a qualified Personal Trainer in a gym based setting as well as an Accredited Exercise Physiologist in the Occupational Health Industry. He has worked with elite level athletes including the NSW Men and Women’s Volleyball teams. Having attended numerous seminars and conferences around the world, Patrick is up to date with the latest research and best practice to ensure your health related goals are achieved in the most effective manner.
Special Interests – Combining ideologies from both Eastern and Western philosophy, Patrick provides a patient-centered approach to healthcare that empowers his patients to make effective decisions to achieve an optimal recovery. He advocates an active approach to rehabilitation and facilitates natural healing processes of the human body. Key areas include Postural Pain, Sporting Injuries, Chronic (Persistent) Pain, Occupational Injuries and Musculo-Skeletal Pain.

Personal Interests – In his spare time, Patrick enjoys reading philosophy, keeping fit and composing music.

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Chloe Horne – Dietitian
Background – Chloe is an accredited practising dietitian,
Special Interests – Chloe specialises in chronic disease management and prevention through lifestyle modification. She sees patients with a range of conditions including diabetes, PCOS, heart disease, weight loss and stabilisation. She works with her patients to correct malnutrition, nutrient deficiencies, manage allergies and writes meal plans to suit individual nutrition goals. She can also provide education for new parents and infant nutrition, balanced nutrition for teenagers and muscle maintenance in elderly populations.
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Susannah Keppo – Essa Accredited Exercise Physiologist
Background – Susannah previously completed a Bachelor of Management in Sport and Exercise at the University of Technology and a Master in Clinical Exercise Physiology at the Australian Catholic University.
Interests – Susannah has an extensive history in coaching and mentoring in swimming to young children and adolescents and those with special needs. Susannah has a wide range of clinical experience with the elderly, cardiac rehabilitation, metabolic conditions, various neurological conditions such as stroke, traumatic brain injury, Parkinson’s disease and Cerebral Palsy. Susannah can assist in achieving weight loss, functional and performance based goals and improving the quality of life of those with chronic conditions.
Florence Sze to -Speech Pathologist
Background – Florence works with both adults and children who require assistance in any area of communication, feeding and swallowing. Florence is a Certified Practicing Speech Pathologist and member of Speech Pathology Australia. She has experience in working with children in the areas of feeding, language, speech, stuttering, disability and Autism. Florence has also worked with the adult population, ranging from disabiltiy, post stroke rehabiliation and research. She is currently participating in the Edith Cowan University VeRSE (Very Early Rehabilitation for SpeEch) as a research Speech Pathologist
Interests –Florence is particularly interested in Paediatric Feeding and has worked within a School for Specific Purpose environments and provided therapy and ongoing strategies for clients with feeding difficulties.
Julie Yoon – Clinical Psychologist
Background – Julie is a Clinical Psychologist who is trained in the assessment and treatment of a wide range of psychological and psychiatric conditions. Her aim is to understand, prevent, and relieve psychologically based distress and to promote wellbeing and personal development in her clients. Julie is experienced in providing individual and group interventions to school aged children, adolescents, and young adults presenting with a range of emotional, behavioural and mental health conditions including emotion dysregulation, interpersonal difficulties, adjustment difficulties, anxiety, depression, and complex developmental trauma related to negative early life experiences and attachment disruption.
Interests –  Julie uses a combination of research-based psychological interventions to support her clients including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Bowen Family Systems Therapy, and Mindfulness skills. Julie has trained in both public and private mental health care settings such as Mood Disorders Unit at Northside Clinic, Pain Management and Research Centre at Royal North Shore Hospital, and Coral Tree Family Service – residential child and family unit for complex emotional and behavioural childhood problems at Macquarie Hospital. Another of Julie’s interest is conducting cognitive/educational assessment for learning disorders, giftedness, developmental delay, and ADHD in children and adolescents.
 

Our Nursing Staff

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Nitasha – Practice Nurse
Background – Nitasha has been a practice nurse for 6 years and enjoys working closely with GPs and patients.
Personal Interests – In her free time, she enjoys traveling and cooking.

Our Practice Administration Staff

Aylin – Practice Manager
Aylin has worked in general practice across various locations in Sydney. She enjoys good coffee, literature and interacting with people from all walks of life.
Nikki – Receptionist

Nikki is our full time receptionist. She has studied business administration at Macquarie University, and has worked at various medical centers across Western Sydney. She loves walks on the beach, discovering new places and meeting new people.

Stacey – Medical Receptionist
Stacey has worked as a dental nurse for 5 years and has a passion for helping others. She is completing her Diploma in Community Services, and hopes to work with disadvantaged children in the future. She enjoys visiting art galleries and spending time at the beach.
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