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The Heights Medical Centre Doctors

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Dr Ana Rodrigues da Silva Barros

MD, FRACGP.,

Female GP

Dr Ana has worked as a GP since 2000 and joined Perth GP in March 2013. She obtained her medical degree in the Faculty of Medicine of the Oporto's University Portugal and her Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. Her special interests include Paediatrics, women's health including Implanon insertion or removal and general medicine.

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Dr Komal Thakkar

MBBS, FRACGP.,

Female GP

Dr Komal qualified as a GP in the UK, having worked almost 8 years in the UK and almost 5 years here at The Heights. Her interests include pregnancy management, child health, chronic disease management, diabetes and Asthma. Dr Komal is available on Monday and Wednesday mornings.

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Dr. Bruce Ella

MBBch, Bsc (hons), FRCAGP, DCH, MRCGP, DRCOG, DFFP, LFhom

Male GP

Dr Bruce Ella joined our team at The Heights in February 2016 bringing with him a wealth of experience as a Doctor in South Africa and the U.K. since 1998. Dr Ella is passionate about family medicine and the benefits of a long term health partnership.

His interests include Child Health, Respiratory Disease, Type 2 diabetes/Complex Care Management. Dr Ella is the aware of the effects of medication on quality of life and tries to reduce the tablet load in complex care and instead focus on life style measures. Bruce is renowned for his ties.

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Dr. Fay Meakin

MbChb, mMRCGP, DFSRH

Female GP

Dr Fay Meakin joined our team in February 2019 and is an enthusiastic GP who completed her medical training in Sheffield, UK. She has a patient-centred, holistic approach, providing consultations on all aspects of General Practice. Her particular interests include Child Health, Obs and Gynae and Family General Practice.

She has completed a Diploma from the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Health and is competent in insertion and removal of contraceptive devices, such as an implanon and the contraceptive coil. In her spare time Dr Fay enjoys being active and spending time with her family and friends.

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Dr Zaw Htet

MBBS, FRACGP.,

Male GP

Dr Zaw Htet has worked as a GP in Western Australia since February 2013. He o btained Master of Biomedical Science (Infectious Disease) and Fellowship of Royal Australian College of General Practitioner from Australia.

His special interests include Children’s Health, Chronic Disease Management, Asthma, Diabetes, Skin Cancer check-ups, Skin Biopsy surgery and Implanon insertion and removal.

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Dr. Tarun Yamdagni

MBBS, FRACGP, DCH, DRCOG, DFSRH
Advanced Clinical certificate of Dermoscopy (SCCA), Adv Clinical Cert of Skin Cancer Med & Surgery (SCCA).

Male GP

Dr Yamdagni is a Fellow of the Australasian College of GPs. His subspecialty is in Skin Cancer Medicine and Surgery. He is an Accredited Member of The Skin Cancer College of Australasia. To be accredited by the Skin cancer college doctors have to undergo extensive training and on-going continuous professional development.

He offers holistic management of skin cancer including: Full body mole scan/ skin check, preventative treatment (using Efudix, Aldara, Picato), biopsy of suspicious lesions, surgical management of skin cancers ( simple ellipse, flaps or grafts) and non-surgical management of some low risk cancers.

Other skin condition management offered:
Acne, Psoriasis, Dermatitis, Rosacea, Fungal infections, Lipoma and cyst excision, Abscess drainage, Earlobe repair and ingrown toe nail surgery/ wedge resection.

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Dr. Gary Mullaley

MBBS, FRACGP.,

Male GP

Dr Gary Mullaley was trained at the University of Western Australia. He subsequently completed post graduate training in general practice, obtaining fellowship in the Royal Australian College of General Practioners in 2001. After working in the far northern suburbs of Perth he spent 2 years working remotely as a solo practioner in the Pilbara.

On returning to Perth, Dr Mullaley joined The Heights Medical Centre in 2008 and is currently the longest serving doctor at the practice. During this time he had held positions with Silver Chain Hospice, with Heart Care supervising cardiac stress tests and in house with Perth GP supervising and mentoring new doctors as they arrived to our group. His interests include paediatrics and palliative care.

Our Nursing Team

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Janine Ayton –Tyler

Janine has been working as a registered nurse for 35 years. She trained in Cape Town, South Africa and then went on to work in a large teaching hospital in London for 16 years specialising in chronic disease, kidney transplantation and kidney donation.

Janine moved from London to Perth 11 years ago and has been in General Practice since then. Her passion is diabetes, skin cancer clinics, assisting in skin procedures and chronic wound care. She loves to travel and in her downtime is watching her son play rugby and working in her garden.

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Susan Erhardt

Sue has had over 40 years’ experience as a nurse. She specializes in aged care, wound care, manutention coaching, Occupational Health and Safety and as well as childhood immunisations. Nurse Sue has also trained as a palliative link nurse.

Credo – Never stop learning

Susan loves spending time with her family and her grandchildren keep her grounded.

Our Allied Health Team

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Terry Worthington

Terry has been a physiotherapist for over 20 years. He has a special interest in treating migraines/headaches, neck and back pain, sporting and mechanical injuries and providing exercise programmes.

He also is a qualified acupuncturist (dry needling) and fits mouldable orthotics.

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Lisa Tiang

Lisa has been a podiatrist for over 15 years. Common foot ailments that she manages and treats include heel pain, corns, calluses, warts, ingrown toenails, low or high arch feet, diabetic foot checks and children’s foot conditions.

Our Receptionist

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Danielle

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Erin

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Sonia

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