Caroline Springs Doctors
Dr Rinku Raj
MBBS, MRCGP, FRACGP
Dr Rinku Raj is a male doctor at Active Medical Centre who has worked as a GP in Melbourne’s west for over 15 years following from extensive experience working in UK hospitals.
Dr Raj enjoys providing preventative and ongoing care to all patients and as well as utilising his skills in emergency medicine, Dr Raj’s special interests include men’s health, mental health, chronic disease, geriatric health, minor procedures and joint injections.
Dr Raj is passionate about Medicine, martial arts, cricket, family and friends and can offer consultations in English, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil and Tulu.
Dr Azin Malekzadeh
Dr Azin is a full time female GP at Active Medical Centre who has worked in the medical field for more than 15 years.
Being a mother herself, Dr Azin has a keen interest in supporting parents and children and giving families the best chance at being healthy. Dr Azin has a special interest in women’s health, children’s health, immunisations, mental health, chronic disease management and travel medicine.
Dr Azin enjoys walking, listening to music, travelling, spending time with family and friends and offers bilingual consultations to patients in both English and Persian.
Dr Yen Pham
MBBS, DCH, FRACGP
Dr Yen is a female Doctor with extensive experience in General Practice and an additional qualification in Children’s Health, obtained at the University of Sydney.
Dr Yen believes in building strong relationships with her patients to provide them with holistic, individualised care, to achieve optimal health outcomes. Having a strong belief that every person is unique and has something valuable to contribute.
Special interests include women’s health, cervical screening, mental health, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Geriatrics, Paediatrics and childhood immunisations. Dr Yen enjoys photography, dancing, gardening, cooking and travel and offers consultations in English and Vietnamese.
Dr Isaac Lin
Dr Isaac Lin is a full time male doctor at Active Medical Centre who aims to deliver the best care with empathy to all patients.
With a broad clinical skill set, Dr Isaac has provided high quality care to his surrounding community for more than 12 years. He has a special interest in men’s, adolescent, teen and mental health as well as chronic disease care, with an emphasis on diabetes and cardiovascular disease.
Prior to coming to Australia, Dr Isaac was a clinical head in a reputable University Medical Centre in Malaysia. With a keen interest and genuine passion for teaching medical students and GP registrars.
Dr Isaac offers consultations in English, Mandarin, Cantonese and Malay.
Dr Shamama Khurram
Dr Shamama is a patient focused doctor and offers a proactive approach to each person and their unique health care journey.
With an expansive career spanning over 18 years in the public and private sector, including the last five years caring for the needs of the community in Caroline Springs, Dr Shamama provides preventative, acute and chronic care.
Dr Shamama offers cervical screenings as well as implanon insertion and removal and has a special interest in Women’s Health, Children’s Health, Mental Health and Chronic Disease Management.
Dr Shamama’s hobbies include travelling and spending time with family and friends and offers consultations in English, Urdu and Hindi.
Dr Alex Stepanov
Dr Alex Stepanov has worked in the field of General Practice for more than 18 years, having collaborated with health care providers in Melbourne’s west to achieve positive outcomes for patients.
Dr Alex firmly believes in providing a patient centred model of care in an empathetic and respectful way.
His special interests include men, women and children’s health, mental health, travel medicine, chronic disease management, preventative care and the treatment of Hepatitis B and C.
Dr Alex is fluent in English, Russian and Ukranian and in his spare time enjoys spending time with his family.
Dr Phyu Phyu Lwin
Dr Lwin is a full time female doctor at Active Medical who has achieved Fellowship with the Royal Australian College of General Practice.
Dr Lwin has a special interest in women’s health, mental health, chronic disease management, travel medicine, children’s health and immunisations.
Outside of work, Dr Lwin enjoys spending time with family and friends.
Dr Lwin offers consultations in English and Burmese.
Dr Saheed Adegbola
Dr Saheed has been fulfilled working as a GP caring for families in the local community over the past 10 years. He enjoys providing care for the health and well-being of all patients, so that they may live happy healthy lives.
With a keen interest in Family Medicine in addition to Travel Medicine, Chronic Disease Management, Men’s Health and Cryotherapy, Dr Saheed has developed clinical experience in many aspects of healthcare during his career.
Dr Saheed is bilingual and offers consultations in English and Yoruba. When he’s not at work he enjoys living an active lifestyle.
Dr Mirjana Calic
Dr Mirjana is a highly experienced doctor with a Bachelor in Medicine and Graduate Diploma in General Practice. With clinical experience extending across Hospitals and Medical Centres, Dr Mirjana has been caring for patients in Caroline Springs for over 12 years.
Dr Mirjana is passionate about quality care and Preventative Medicine and has special interests that include Work Cover, TAC, Chronic Disease Management, Women’s Health, Children’s Health, Immunisations and Mental Health.
Dr Mirjana offers consultations in English, Bosnian, Croatian, Macedonian and Serbian and during her spare time enjoys spending time with her family.
Dr Dragan Calic
Dr Dragan has worked in the field of General Practice for more than 40 years. His clinical experience includes an additional qualification in Sports Medicine, which he obtained in Sarajevo Bosnia and Heregovina.
Approaching health care with empathy, respect and professionalism, Dr Dragon is a reputable doctor in the local community. He has a special interest in Sports Injury Management, Minor Surgery including removal of moles, cysts and skin tags, Mental Health, Men, Women and Children’s Health, Immunisations, Preventative Health, Work Cover and TAC.
Dr Dragan offers consultations in English, Bosnian, Croatian, Macedonian and Serbian. Dr Dragan is a proud husband, father and grandfather and enjoys family time.
Dr Zara Latif
Dr Zara is a full time female doctor at Active Medical Centre who has worked in the medical field for over 12 years.
Dr Zara believes in building strong relationships with her patients to provide them with long-term continuity and a model of care that focuses on preventative health.
Garnering a special interest in paediatrics, women’s health, pregnancy management, geriatrics, chronic disease management, accident and emergency care, and minor surgical procedures, Dr Zara has extensive experience, including in family planning, sexual health, cervical screening and Implanon.
Dr Zara offers consultations in English, Punjabi and Urdu and enjoys badminton, reading, horse riding, travelling, sports and movies.
Dr Victor Sammut
MD, Practice Principal
Dr Victor Sammut has looked after the health needs of the local community for more than 31 years and has built a strong reputation for providing patients with thorough health care.
Dr Sammut is devoted to the pursuit of better health and well being for all patients and amongst his special interests includes: asthma, diabetes, hypertension, kidney disease, chronic disease management, depression, musculoskeletal treatment and preventative medicine.
Dr Sammut speaks English, Maltese and Italian and enjoys walking, singing and spending time with his family and friends.
Dr Sirisha Moparthi
MBBS, DGO, MRCGP (UK), DRCOG (UK), FRACGP
Accredited Shared Maternity Care Practitioner
Dr Sirisha has worked in the field of General Practice for over 15 years and offers holistic patient centred care to achieve positive outcomes for her patients.
With a special interest in Family Planning and Pregnancy Management, as well as Children’s and Women’s Health, Dr Sirisha has been awarded a Diploma from the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, along with a Diploma from the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Health in London.
Dr Sirisha speaks English, Hindi, Telugu, Urdu and is a busy mum who enjoys spending her free time with family and friends.
Dr Baseerat Qureshi
With extensive experience in holistic and preventative care in general practice, Dr Qureshi takes an active approach to caring for families in the local community.
Dr Qureshi’s special interests include women’s health, children, adolescents and family health, can provide procedures in implanon insertion and removal, sebaceous cysts and wedge toe nail removals and has thorough experience in acute and emergency medicine.
Dr Qureshi is a female GP who can offer consultations to patients in English, Urdu, Punjabi and Hindi.
Dr Ummu Rishada Rauf
MBBS, DCH, DRANZCOG, FRACGP
Accredited Shared Maternity Care Practitioner
Dr Rishada is a female doctor at Active Medical Centre Caroline Springs who has over 12 years experience in general practice. With a Diploma in Child Health as well as Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Dr Rishada has a keen interest in paediatric care and women’s health.
Being a mother herself, Dr Rishada has a great understanding on how best to support parents and children to achieve positive outcomes for the entire family. Other special interests include mental health and post natal depression, obstetrics, gynaecology, emergency medicine, minor surgical procedures and immunisations, chronic disease, skin care, travel medicine, and aged care.
Dr Rishada can also provide patients with implanon and Mirena insertion and removal and consults in English, Hindi, Tamil and Urdu.
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Allied Health Professionals
Nutritionist / Dietitian
Nalani is a qualified Accredited Practising Dietitian; Accredited Nutritionist and member of the Dietitians Association of Australia. As well as having an accredited ‘Masters of Dietetics’ qualifications through the University of Queensland, Nalani’s credentials also include a Bachelor of Science from La Trobe University and a Graduate Diploma in Nutrition from Deakin University.
Nalani is experienced in a range of clinical conditions and has a particular interest in chronic disease management via the patient centered team care approach. Nalani has a special interest in chronic disease management, cardiovascular disease, dyslipidaemia, diabetes, CKD and weight management through diet and lifestyle modification.
With a Bachelor Degree in Occupational Therapy, Nermein has worked in Vocational Rehabilitation for many years and managed a team of allied health professionals across Victoria and Tasmania in both private and public sectors. Nermein has special interests in assisting patients with Chronic Medical conditions with high care needs and hand therapy, including the application of Orthotic devices such as splints in upper limb therapy.
Nermein enjoys working with people from diverse cultural backgrounds including refugees and asylum seekers and uses a client centred approach in her practice; working collaboratively with other health care practitioners to provide holistic interventions and achieve best outcomes.
Mir is an Accredited Exercise Physiologist with an interest in improving quality of life, health and well-being through prescription of exercise. Mir is specialised in graded exercise therapy and lifestyle interventions for people at risk of developing, or with existing chronic and complex medical conditions and injuries.
Mir provides evidence based exercise programs that are specifically tailored to each individual client. He applies “exercise as a medicine” for the treatment of chronic diseases such as musculoskeletal, cardiovascular, Metabolic, neurological and other conditions.
Josie Ayad is a Credentialed Diabetes Educator with experience in Diabetes care, management and prevention.
Josie offers holistic and evidence based diabetes advice and provides tailored care to meet each persons individual and unique health needs.
Josie is happy to provide consultations in both English and Arabic.
Life Physio is a sports, spinal, women’s health and general physiotherapy clinic located next door to Active Medical. Offering remedial massage and clinical pilates (including Post-natal Pilates) to the local community.
Life Physio are trained in the assessment, diagnosis, and management of individual injuries or conditions. Life Physio strive to ensure they are up to date with the latest developments in the field, to offer one-to-one, caring service that aims to maximise outcomes for all patients. Consultations are one-on-one, ensuring they listen to your needs and give patients the best care possible.
Holistic Foot Clinic
Podiatry for all manner of foot & ankle problems, from skin & nail pains, to sports injuries and diabetes foot health. The team at Holistic Foot practice a “whole lifestyle” approach to foot and ankle health, which involves the assessment of a patient’s body, lifestyle and activities to formulate a care plan for their feet.