Our Doctors & Staff

Our Clifton Hill General Practitioners

Dr Joanna Hickey

Joanna has practised in Clifton Hill for over 30 years . She is both a GP and specialist in advanced Integrative Medicine. She believes in the uniqueness of each individual and knows that people may respond differently to the same treatment.

Dr Colleen Toner

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.

Dr Lydia Senycia

Born in Melbourne, Lydia has over 30 years experience as a GP and has treated a wide range of patients and medical conditions.

Practice Nurse

Rowena Coyle

As well as handling all new patient intakes whenever possible, Rowena is playing a key role in keeping patient records up to date and alerting patients to recommended and eligible screenings as they qualify through age or medical conditions.

Administration Staff

Paul Kandell

Paul is Commercial Manager here at Wellness Medicine. He joined the team in 2014 and had been working within the health industry for 5 years. Paul has completed a bachelor of applied science ( psychology) majoring in nutrition.

Reception Staff

Nicole Corveddu

Nicole is Patient Services Manager at Wellness Medicine. Her job is to make 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.

Erin Langley

Erin joined our reception team in August 2017. She is in her third year (part-time) of a Bachelor of Science majoring in Physiology and Biochemistry and will follow this with a Masters of Nursing Science.

Paige Kerrin

Paige, who joined us in February 2018, is in her second year of a Bachelor of Business (Marketing/Media and Communications).  She designed her studies to provide theory and practice with Event Management and to sharpen an innate social media marketing talent.  By 2019 Paige will be a ‘one stop shop’ for events – across every detail from promo to packdown.

Allied Health Practitioners

Mattie Sempert

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).