Dr. Monica Bhatia
MB BS, FRACGP
Dr. Monica Bhatia is a fellow of Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and has worked for over 25 years in general medicine. Monica enjoys all aspects of general practice including chronic conditions, like diabetes, COPD/Asthma and heart disease. Monica has special interests in paediatrics, women’s health and mental health. She performs the following procedural work: Insertion/removal of Implanon, Mirena/IUD removal, Skin excisions and Iron infusions. She has a special interest in Medical Education. As an accredited supervisor and medical educator, she contributes to teaching medical students and GP registrars. She is fluent in English, Hindi and Punjabi. Outside of work, Monica enjoys spending time with her family, loves cooking different cuisines. She enjoys gardening, keeping fit and active through tennis and walking her labradoodle.
Dr Tamsin Travers
MB BS, DipRACOG, FRACGP, MPH
Tamsin Travers graduated from Melbourne University in 1985 and has worked for almost 30 years in general practice, becoming a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners in 1993. Tamsin has a Diploma of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and a certificate of Family Planning and Sexual Health. She has certificates in Diving Medicine, Aviation Medicine, Sports Medicine and a Masters in Public Health and Communicable Disease Control. Tamsin has worked in general practice in a number of states and overseas, including Victoria, Queensland, Western Australia, the United Kingdom, the Middle East and most recently 12 years in the ACT. She has interests in women’s health, antenatal care, children and adolescent health, mental health, travel medicine, sports medicine and preventative medicine using a holistic approach. Tamsin does not perform procedures such as excisions, Implanon insertion/removals or iron infusions. She enjoys travel and outdoor activities, including hiking, skiing, cycling, swimming and walking her boxer dog around Fitzroy.
Associate Professor Ralph Audehm
MB BS, DipRACOG
Ralph Audehm is a general practitioner who graduated from Melbourne University in 1984 and has worked for over 25 years in general practice. He is experienced in managing all types of patients. He obtained a Diploma from the Royal Australian College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in 1987 and is an Honorary Clinical Associate Professor at the Department of General Practice, University of Melbourne. He has had a long-standing interest in the management of chronic conditions in General Practice especially diabetes and heart disease. He enjoys teaching medical students, GP registrars and General Practitioners.
Dr Kate Douglas
MB BS, FRACGP, DCH
Dr Kate Douglas became a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners in 2018, having completed her medical degree at the University of Adelaide in 2004. She then worked as a doctor in an Emergency Department in Dublin before returning home to many years of work and study in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care before commencing training in General Practice in 2016. She has also completed the Diploma of Child Health from Westmead Hospital in NSW. Kate enjoys many aspects of General Practice particularly Preventive Care and Paediatrics, and is able to insert and remove Implanon contraceptives and perform minor skin procedures. She has a special interest in Sexual Health and LGBQTI health and is able to provide screening and treatment for sexually transmitted infections and prescribe PrEP (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis for HIV). Outside of work she is a keen traveller and lover of food, wine and live music.
Dr Mark Seychell
MB BS, FRACGO, ACCAM
Dr Mark Seychell graduated in 1986 from Monash University. He obtained his Fellowship in General Practice in 1993 and a Certificate in Civil Aviation Medicine from Monash University in 2000. He has worked in a variety of General Practices, including St Vincent’s Staff Health for 13 years, particularly in the inner North. He enjoys the general practice in its broadest sense. Mark is married with twins in their late teens, lives in the inner city and is a keen runner.
Dr Brooke Anderson
MB BS, FRACGP
Dr Brooke Anderson graduated from University of Melbourne in 2000. She is a General Practitioner in the true sense of the title. She has experience in student well-being, women’s health, sexual health and mental health. Dr Anderson does not perform procedures eg skin excision, iron infusions, implanon insertions/removals, ear syringing. Please book with one of her trusted colleagues at Carlton Family Medical if this is required.
Dr Katryna Zabidi
MB BCh BAO NUI, FRACGP, FPAA National Certificate in Reproductive and Sexual Health
My special interests are in Women’s Health, Sexual and Reproductive Health, Contraception Counselling including implanon insertion/removal and mirena/copper IUD removal, LGBTQI health, Sexual Health Screens including PrEP prescription, Family Medicine and Preventive Medicine. I am passionate about providing care and support to patients who are interested in starting a family, including preconception assessment and counselling. I am an advocate for Women’s Health and our reproductive choices, and have undergone further training with Family Planning Victoria. I strongly believe in providing continued holistic care to the community, and that the practice of preventive medicine and self-care is paramount for a fulfilling and healthy life. During my free time, I enjoy watching old films with my husband, hiking, discovering new plant based recipes and discussing the excellence of Malaysian food in great length. br>
Dr David Ling
MB BS, BMedSci, FRACGP
Dr David Ling graduated with an MBBS from the University of Melbourne and has received his fellowship from the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. David trained at multiple tertiary centres within Melbourne. He even spent 3.5 years in Darwin to gain some Aboriginal and tropical medicine experience. As a Specialist General Practitioner, David’s special interests include: Men’s health, Sexual/reproductive health, LGBTQI medicine including PrEP counselling and prescription. He is an accredited S100 HIV prescriber. David is also interested in Mental health and can performs skin checks as well as minor surgery. David is passionate about travelling and had taken a year out of work to travel around the world in 2014. He is also a keen reader and enjoys food & wine. David can also converse in Mandarin.