Dr Anshu Malhotra has over 17 years experience as a doctor and over 11 years experience as a GP. She finished her GP training in Leicester, UK and attained Membership of Royal College of General Practitioners (MRCGP) in 2007. She has worked in many specialities in hospital – including Emergency Medicine, Respiratory Medicine, Obstetrician and Gynaecology, Paediatrics & neurosurgery. She was a GP Partner in a city practice in Leicester, UK. She moved to Australia in 2017 with her family to work as a GP here. In addition to her GP role she was an accredited GP trainer for registrars, Clinical tutor and Examiner for medical students in Leicester University, UK; and GP Appraiser for fellow GPs. Currently she is also an examiner for GP registrars RACGP Fellowship exams in Melbourne University.
In addition to her MRCGP, UK and Fellowship of Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (FRACGP), she has also obtained a Diploma in Family Planning (DFSRH), Diploma in Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecology (DRCOG).
She has special interest in Chronic disease management, Paediatric problems, Women’s health, Pregnancy related issues and sexual health. She is an accredited provider of Subdermal implant (Implanon), IUDs (Copper and Mirena). She also does minor surgeries and is an accredited Hepatitis C anti-viral treatment prescriber.
She believes in providing holistic care for her patients. She is a compassionate and caring GP and well loved by her patients and staff.
Dr Puneet Malhotra
MBBS, FRACGP, MRCGP (UK, 2010), DRCOG, PG Dip HCL
Dr Puneet Malhotra is a highly experienced UK Trained Doctor with over 17 years of medical practice. He has worked in multiple specialities - Emergency Medicine, General Medicine, Diabetes, Ophthalmology, Paediatrics, Psychiatry, Orthopaedics, Obstetrics & Gynaecology before taking up GP training. With his vision to impove patient care, very soon, he progressed to become the Clinical Director in one of the busiest Hospitals of UK. With his leadership qualities, he set up a new Urgent Care Walk in Centre and took it to a very reputable level. In addition to this he was also working as the Clinical Director of Leicestershire GP After Hours services. He was very much involved in teaching of young GPs, GP Registrars, Nurse practitioners, Paramedic practitioners and medical students.
In addition to his Membership of Royal College of General Practitoners, UK (MRCGP) and Fellowship of Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (FRACGP), he has also obtained a Diploma in sexual and reproductive health (DFSRH), Diploma in Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecology (DRCOG) & Post graduate diploma in Healthcare Leadership (PG Dip HCL).
Despite his busy schedule, he continued to work as a GP in a city practice in Leicester, UK where he kept patient care at the heart of the consultations.
He has special interest in Skin checks, Skin cancer surgeries, Emergency care, chronic disease management, women’s health including Sub-dermal contraceptive implant (Implanon), IUD (Copper and Mirena), minor surgeries. He is an accredited Hepatitis B & C treatment prescriber.
In addition to his clinical role, at present, he also holds an honorary Clinical fellow post in University of Melbourne and teaches medical students in his clinic. He is also an examiner for GP Registrars for their RACGP fellowship examination in Melbourne University.
Mary Bermejo is an Accredited Practising Dietitian with many years of clinical and food service experience.
She has been providing dietetic services in the South Eastern suburbs of Melbourne helping clients achieve their health goals. Her areas of interest include diabetes, weight management, food intolerances, improving relationship with food, fussy eating, women's health, children's nutrition, management of cardiovascular and other chronic disease conditions, and general healthy eating advice.
Mary completed a postgraduate Certificate in Paediatric Nutrition and Dietetics and is committed to continuing professional development. She attends advanced learning courses and trainings and ensures clients are provided with current evidence-based dietary advice.
She is a mentor for overseas dietitians and candidates for Dietetic Skills Recognition helping them prepare for the Professional Examinations in Dietetics of the Dietitians Association of Australia. She also volunteers for Diabetes Victoria in running Healthy Supermarket Tours, helping people how to read and understand food labels and choose healthy foods for the whole family.
She will be available on Fridays and bulk bills patients referred under care plan. Her private charges are $95 for initial appointment, $80 for follow up/review and $70 for concession card holders.
B A (Psych), M A (Applied Psych), M Phil M&SP (Clin Psych). MAPS
Geordy is an experienced registered Clinical Psychologist and a member of the Australian Psychological Society. In addition to his role as a private practitioner, he has been working in Victorian public mental health services for many years working with youths, adults and older adults who present with high prevalent mental health issues and other complex mental health problems. His areas of interest include anxiety-based problems, depression, adjustment problems, anger issues and stress related problems.
Geordy has Bachelors in Psychology, Masters in Applied Psychology and Master of Philosophy in Medical and Social Psychology. He has further completed training in various evidence based therapeutic approaches including Cognitive Behaviour Therapy from CBT Australia.
Anchoring on Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) approach, he incorporates a wide range of therapeutic approaches tailoring it to the needs and issues of his clients. These approaches include Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Rational Emotive Behaviour Therapy (REBT) and Relaxation training.
Mr David Michael
Upper Beaconsfield GP Practice introduces Podiatry to it’s team of Allied Health Professionals. David has a Bachelor of Health Science (Pass or Honours) /Master of Podiatric Practice, La Trobe University, Australia, 2016, and is registered with the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency.
David is a very thorough podiatrist, providing 110% commitment and prides himself on his ability to work with you to provide the treatment you need, offering a personal and knowledgeable service that puts you first. David enjoys all aspects of podiatry and offers a wide range of services. These include:
- Diabetes Assessments and Management
- Diabetic Ulcers and/or Wounds
- Callouses and corns
- General Podiatry
- Sports Podiatry
- Ingrown Toe Nail management
- Gait Analysis
James Raftery & Lauren Mercovich
Accredited Exercise Physiologist
James has worked with clients of all ages and demographics; however, his experience and reputation working with athletes and sporting clubs is highly regarded. James has worked extensively with clients with neurological, cardiac, respiratory, metabolic, musculoskeletal, and mental health conditions. James has a passion for musculoskeletal injuries & rehabilitation, neurological conditions, mental health, and adolescent development
Lauren has experience working with a range of clientele including various musculoskeletal, neurological, and metabolic conditions including the treatment of obesity and metabolic conditions with exercise. Lauren is passionate about women’s health, and improving the function and quality of life for the ageing population through evidence based exercise prescription. Lauren has a keen interest in metabolic and bariatric care.
They bulk bill patients referred under the care plan and will accept patients from other practices and under private healthfund as well. Please call the reception for their private charges.
Glenn’s osteopathic journey began with a passion for helping those in need. After receiving treatment during his swimming career, he realised that taking a holistic approach to health, nutrition and integrated bodily movements was pivotal to his performance. He soon realised that osteopathy provided these elements, and was a vocation he wanted to pursue.
By keeping an open mind, Glenn aims to integrate a variety of different osteopathic approaches to achieve the desired outcome of all his patients’ physical and health endeavours. Glenn understands the importance of patient empowerment, and believes it is fundamental to address all factors contributing to his patients’ complaint rather than focusing on the problematic tissues. Glenn also understands the importance of incorporating a diverse range of other allied health practitioners to best manage his patients’ and help them achieve the optimal outcomes.
Glenn’s interests in swimming have broadened and introduced him to triathlons, seeing him travel throughout Australia to achieve his goal of completing his first half ironman, with pursuits of completing a full ironman in the near future. With this background, Glenn has not only treated those with ergonomic and growth-related complaints, but also different athletes across a range of fields.
Glenn holds a Bachelors of Clinical Sciences and Masters of Clinical Sciences specialising in Osteopathy. He sees patients privately and under EPC