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Dr Joanna Hickey from Wellness Medicine, specialised in integrative medicine, Clifton Hill Doctors

Dr Joanna Hickey

Integrative Doctor CLINICAL DIRECTOR, GENERAL & INTEGRATIVE MEDICINE MBBS, FRACGP, Dip. IM, MACNEM After 15 years as a partner in a medical practice in Clifton Hill, Dr Hickey realised general practice had to evolve further and faster if it was to serve patients effectively. “A competent and caring family GP is our first line of

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Dr Colleen Toner from Wellness Medicine, specialised in integrative medicine, Clifton Hill Doctors

Dr Colleen Toner

MBBS, FRACGP Originally from Scotland, Colleen graduated from the University of Newcastle upon Tyne in the North East of England, where she completed her medical degree in 2005 and subsequently her General Practice training. In addition to her GP qualifications, she has developed particular interests in the following specialties: Obstetrics and Gynaecology – in particular,

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Dr Lydia Senycia from Wellness Medicine, specialised in integrative medicine, Clifton Hill Doctors

Dr Lydia Senycia

MBBS FRACGP BEd Born in Melbourne, Lydia has over 30 years experience as a GP and has treated a wide range of patients and medical conditions. Lydia’s speciality is in consultation and her ability to find a solution, a treatment or an action plan, that works for individual patients. Lydia believes in the importance of

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Dr Martin Huynh - General Practitioner

Dr Martin Huynh

MBBS, APLS, FRACGP Martin is a Clifton Hill ‘native’ who lived with his parents and five brothers (no sisters!) near the shot tower in Gold Street until he left to attend medical school at the University of Queensland. He did residency training at the Goulburn Valley Base Hospital in Shepparton then various registrar placements around

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Practice Nurse

Joanne O' Neill, practice nurse from Wellness Medicine, Clifton Hill Doctors

Joanne O’Neill, Practice Nurse

Dip Nursing, Dip Midwifery, Grad Dip (Mental Health Nursing) Joanne completed her initial nursing qualifications in 1981 in her home country, Zimbabwe.  After working there and then in Malawi she eventually migrated to Australia in 2003. Joanne has worked in virtually every field that nursing offers and as she puts it, “I’m really passionate about

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Bianca Penak, Practice Nurse

Bianca Penak, Practice Nurse

Bachelor of Nursing, Public Health and Health Promotion. Certificate, Biomedical Institute of Yoga and Meditation (200 hour Online Yoga Teacher Training) Bianca was born and raised in Melbourne and completed her Undergraduate Degree at Deakin University in Nursing and Public Health Promotion in 2014. After graduating she had the opportunity to spend time working in

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Allied Health Practitioners

Registered Acupuncturist from Wellness Medicine, Acupuncture Clifton Hill

Dr Mattie (Martha) Sempert, PhD

Registered Acupuncturist (AHPRA/CMRB Vic) BSc, MA, PhD Mattie Sempert graduated from the New England School of Acupuncture (Boston, USA) in 1991, and is a Registered Acupuncturist with the Chinese medicine Registration Board (Victoria) Her style of acupuncture combines classical Chinese with the more dynamic, hands-on Japanese approaches, where it is crucial to find the live

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Nicole Corveddu, Practice Manager at Wellness Medicine, Clifton Hill Doctors

Nicole Corveddu

Practice Manager Nicole is tasked with making sure that every moment of your experience with Wellness Medicine – before you enter a doctor’s room and after you leave it – is as pleasant and as efficient as possible. She has complete responsibility for managing ‘the desk’ and the team that staff it and for doing

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