Meet Our Team

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 traveling.
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.
Dr Emma Lawrence (BA(Hons), MBBS, FRACGP, DCH, DRANZCOG)
Background - Dr Lawrence obtained diplomas in women’s, children’s and sexual health after graduating from the University of Sydney’s Graduate Medical Program in 2007. She recently obtained her Fellowship of the RACGP having completed her training requirements.
Special Interests - She is accredited for Antenatal Shared Care with RPAH and Canterbury Hospital.
Personal Interests - Outside of work, Emma enjoys having fun with her young family at the beach and the snow.
Dr Catherine Phan (BSc (Med), MBBS (UNSW), DCH, FRACGP)
Background - Dr Phan Graduated from the University of NSW and is a fellow of the Royal College of General Practitioners.
Special Interests - She has a special interest in Women's Health and has completed her certificate in Sexual and Reproductive Health.
Personal Interests - Outside of General practice, she enjoys travelling and floristry.
Dr Cleon Pinto (MBBS, FRACGP)
Background - Dr Pinto was awarded his MBBS in December 2012 from the University of Western Sydney. He has rotated through practices across Sydney.
Special Interests - Dr Pinto's interests are in Paediatrics and antenatal care.
Personal Interests - He loves photography and travel
Dr Maha Qidwai (MBBS,BMedSc, FRACGP, DCH, FSC) – Dr Qidwai is currently on leave
Background - Maha Qidwai completed her Medicine at the University of Sydney, and spent her initial stages of training based at Liverpool Hospital and Royal Hospital for Women. She later completed her Fellowship of the Royal College of GP's. She holds the Diploma in Child Health, and FPAA National Certificate in Sexual & Reproductive Health. Special Interests - Women's Health,Paediatrics, Exercise and Lifestyle Medicine. Personal Interests - Outside of medicine, Maha has a particular interest in sneakers, yoga and travelling.
Dr Renate Liong (MBBS, AMC, FRACGP)
Background - Doctor Liong is a fellow of Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (FRACGP). Dr Liong commenced her medical training at Giessen-Justus Liebig University, Germany and completed her GP training in Australia.
Personal Interests - She is fluent in English, Mandarin and Indonesian.
Dr Kate Baker (MBBS, DCH, FRACGP)
Background - Dr Kate Baker studied medicine at the University of Newcastle. She went on to do further study in paediatrics, achieving a diploma in child health, as well as developing a passion for integrative medicine which she studied in the United States with the Institute for functional medicine.
Special Interests - Kate sees all patients, from young to old, for acute and chronic illness, with a particular interest in Women's health, fatigue, and chronic illness. She practices integrative general practice also, which involves longer consultation times, allowing for a patient's physical and psychological health to be take into account in a holistic manner in approaching health and wellness.
Personal Interests - Outside of medicine Dr Baker enjoys being active.
Dr Nicholas Loukakis (MBBS, BSc, FRACGP)
Background - Dr Nicholas Loukakis graduated from the University of Sydney with degrees in science and medicine. He has worked at a wide variety of hospitals and practices across Sydney and has lived in the Inner West for many years.
Special Interests - Dr Loukakis is interested in all areas of general practice.
Personal Interests - Outside of medicine Dr Loukakis enjoys reading, cricket, running, and playing with his 2 French Bulldogs.
Dr Sharon Hagen (B.Sc, MBBS, DCH, EM Cert, FRACGP)
Background - Dr Hagen graduated in medicine from the University of Sydney in 2010. She worked as a Senior Resident in the Emergency Department of Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, completing a Certificate in Emergency Medicine in 2013. She gained her Fellowship of the Royal College of General Practitioners in 2016, and completed her Diploma in Child Health in 2017.
Special Interests - She enjoys all aspects of general practice, however is particularly interested in child health, women's health, and preventative medicine with a focus on holistic care.
Personal Interests - Outside of work, Dr Hagen enjoys spending time with her young son, travelling, and (somewhat hopelessly) learning to play the piano.
Dr Mireille Marges (MBBS, DCH, FRACGP)
Background- Dr Mireille ('Mia) Marges has practiced as a clinical doctor in many countries across Europe, Africa and Australia for 20 years. She has a rich experience in all areas of medicine and is passionate about helping people to improve their health.
Special interests- Travel medicine, Sexual health, Gynaecology & Obstetrics, Tropical diseases, Injuries and Mental Health.
Personal interests- Cycling, dancing, travelling, art She speaks Dutch, French, German and African languages
Dr Wee-Sian Woon (MBBS DCH FRACGP)
Background - Dr Woon is a fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) and graduated from James Cook University in Queensland in 2012. He undertook his medical training in Canberra Hospital and has worked as a locum GP in Alice Spring, Perth, Canberra and Taree, NSW. During 2018, he worked as a sexual health doctor in a busy sexual health clinic in Sydney. He believes in providing comprehensive, holistic and non-judgemental healthcare.
Special Interests – He sees all patients and has interests in all areas of General Practice. His particular interests are in Sexual health, HIV medicine (s100 prescriber, PrEP and Hepatitis B prescriber), Travel medicine and Paediatrics (has a Diploma of Child Health from the University of Sydney)
Personal Interests – Outside of work he enjoys running marathons, playing the piano and travelling. He is also the Australian Vice-representative for the Rajakumar Movement, the Asia-Pacific Young Doctors Movement of the World Organisation of Family Doctors.
Dr Lizzy Farrell (MBBS, DCH)
Background: Dr Lizzy Farrell graduated Medicine at the University of Notre Dame Sydney in 2014. Prior to this she completed a Bachelor of Nursing and worked as a Registered Nurse for 4 years. She has worked at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital as both a nurse and then a doctor and spent the past 2 years working as a GP Registrar in Wollongong and Southern Highlands.
Special Interests:- Emergency Medicine, General Medicine, Geriatrics, Women's Health and Paediatrics.
Personal interests: Singing, photography, riding motorbikes.

Allied Health

Brooke Smith – BPsychSci, BSocSci (Psych) (Hons), MAPS
Brooke is a registered psychologist with a background in the not-for-profit mental health and LGBTIQ health sectors. Her collaborative approach is designed to assist individuals to address long standing behaviour patterns and concerns by creating and exploring alternative narratives and responses that align with their personality, goals and values.Brooke works with adults presenting with a variety of concerns such as depression and anxiety, relationships, self-esteem, shame and complex trauma. Brooke has a strong background in the area of sexual health which includes: sex, sexual and gender identity, minority stress, coming-out issues and working with people living with HIV. Brooke specialises in working with adult survivors of trauma including childhood abuse and neglect, sexual assault and refugee experiences.Brooke utilises a variety of evidence-based therapies tailored and integrated to suit the individual, including Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR) Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Schema Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) and Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT).
Olivia Garnett – Registered Psychologist/ Clinical Psychologist Registrar M (CLINICAL); B. SC – PSYCH (HONS); MAPS
Olivia is a dedicated and friendly psychologist. She completed her Masters of Psychology (Clinical) Degree as well as a Bachelor of Science with Honours in Psychology at the University of Western Sydney and Sydney University. Olivia has experience working with children, adolescents, youth and adults in community, hospital, university and private settings and has been trained in a variety of evidence-based therapies including CBT, DBT, ACT, Schema therapy and EMDR. She has helped many clients overcome and effectively manage psychological distress including those presenting with depression and anxiety disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorder, work and relationship stress, emotion regulation difficulties, psychosis and trauma related disorders. Her primary interests lie in working with adolescents and young people. She is a member of the Australian Psychological Society, and provides treatment under Medicare as well as WorkCover.
Rebecca Martin – Psychologist (B.Sc (Psychology) PGDip (Psychology) AssocMAPS)
Background - Rebecca has a range of experience working with clients from a range of cultural backgrounds and ages. Rebecca draws on a variety of therapeutic approaches, such as Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and Solution Focussed Therapy, to tailer therapy and counselling to each individual with the aim to create a space for people to safely explore their concerns, identify their strengths, and learn and practice skills that enable each individual to overcome their difficulties.
Special Interest - Rebecca is able to assist clients experiencing difficulties in a range of areas including: anxiety, depression, alcohol, gambling, low self-esteem, panic attacks, trauma, sleep difficulties, social anxiety, pain management difficulties, adjustment difficulties, and study or work related stress. Rebecca is also qualified to provide counselling under the WorkCover scheme.
Dr Robyn Mansfield – Registered Psychologist/Clinical Psychologist Registrar – BSc(Hons), MClinPsych, PhD
Robyn is a caring and considered psychologist with a warm manner and thoughtful approach to understanding each person's circumstances. She works with adults, adolescents, couples and families experiencing a diverse range of psychological and personal challenges. Robyn has a particular interest in helping people experiencing anxiety, depression, grief, stress, changes in life circumstances, social anxiety, complex past experiences, and trauma. She has a Masters in Clinical Psychology from UNSW, and undergraduate training and a PhD from the University of Sydney. Robyn has worked in public and private health settings, including Bankstown Anxiety Clinic, UNSW and UTS psychology clinics, and private practice. She has an extensive background in research, and incorporates evidence-based techniques in treatment, including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Schema Therapy, and Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT). Robyn regularly attends workshops, seminars, and conferences to ensure familiarity with the most up to date and helpful strategies.
Kirsten Vo – Physiotherapist & Pilates Instructor
Kirsten graduated as a physiotherapist in 2006. She has worked in both the public system and private practice. She has experience with musculoskeletal injuries and has a special interest in Women’s Health. Kirsten is passionate about teaching Pilates. She is fluent in French, Vietnamese and English. She enjoys ice-skating, skiing and snorkeling.
Andrew Roy – B.Science (Psych, Phil), B.App. Science (Kines), M.Physiotherapy, MAPA
Andrew graduated with a Masters in Physiotherapy from the University of Sydney in 2012, with previous degrees in Psychology (UNSW) and Kinesiology (SFU, Canada). Andrew has varied experience in the world of Physiotherapy and injury management, he has worked in Private Practice's in both Australia and Canada as well as Nursing Homes, Occupational Health and in various sporting teams. Having completed numerous courses such as Dry Needling, Shoulder and Hip pain, Facial Mobility. Andrew utilises a wide variety of techniques to suit each patient's needs.
Andrew approaches patients in a holistic manner, looking at the whole biomechinical chain to determine the causal factors of an injury not just treating the area of pain. Key areas of interest include shoulder, knee and acute or chronic spinal pain.
When not in the clinic Andrew is likely to be found chasing his three young children around the parks or beaches of Sydney!
Daniel Hahn – Essa Accredited Ex Physiologist
Daniel graduated from the University of Sydney in a bachelor of exercise physiology. He also work for a Seniors Gym as an exercise physiologist during the week. Daniel has experience working with chronic metabolic conditions, musculoskeletal injuries, neurological conditions, osteoarthritis and people looking to generally improve there health with physical activity. He strives to help people achieve their health and fitness goals by providing them with an individualised exercise program catered to suit their needs. Daniel is a huge fan of sport and am very interested in improving the performance of athletes throughout my career.
Podiatrist B.App.Sc (Pod)
Our podiatrist has over 11 years experience in public hospitals and private practice. She enjoys all aspects of podiatry with special interest in diabetes, wound management and lower limb bio-mechanics. Outside of podiatry she enjoys travelling.
Sara Lehmann – Dietitian
Background – Sara is an Accredited Practising Dietitian, having graduated with a Master of Nutrition and Dietetics from the University of Sydney in 2018. Prior to this she studied a Bachelor of Nutrition and Food Science at the University of South Australia.
Interests – Sara uses the latest evidence-based dietetic interventions to work with patients to create personalised, mutual goals in order to achieve healthy lifestyle change. She welcomes patients with a range of conditions including Diabetes, Heart Disease, gut health issues, nutritional deficiencies and those requiring weight management. Sara is also interested in working with new parents for infant nutrition and with children to assist with fussy eating.
Personal Interests – In her spare time Sara enjoys checking out the local food scene, cooking, practising Yoga and visiting her young nieces back home in South Australia.

Practice Staff

Katie – Receptionist
Simran – Receptionist
Imogene – Receptionist
Henry – Receptionist
Sophie – Receptionist
Margaret – Nurse
Isobel – Nurse