Dr Tina (Qiying) Zhong FRACGP
Tina graduated with her medical degree in China in 1998. Through the years, Dr Zhong has expanded her knowledge in many areas. She did a children's health diploma in 2011.
Her main interest is in skin, she has also completed a diploma in Dermoscopy in 2018 and is currently doing a Master of Skin Cancer along with an Advanced Dermatology course.
Dr Tina is interested in: Skin – general skin problems and procedures , skin cancer, Cosmetic medicine – PRP, anti wrinkle injections, Chronic disease management, HPV screening (pap smear), implanon insertion & removal , women's health , Nutrition infusion: vitamin and Iron ,Joint injections & Paediatrics
Her interests outside of work are sports: swimming , gym and archery . She is a music lover, enjoys playing the flute and Baroque music as well as spending time with her dog and in the garden.
Tina is available on Mondays & Thursdays.
Business Name: Qiying Zhong
Dr Sandeep Malhotra FRACGP
Dr Malhotra strives to provide high-quality health care to his patients through his work . He holds specialist registration with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners ( FRACGP)
Dr Malhotra is an experienced medical practitioner with over 15 years experience in medicine .
He is well-versed in all the latest guidelines and new drugs, and ensures that all his patients receive the best possible care.
He speaks English & Hindi
Areas of special interest:
General Dermatology and Skin Checks
Chronic Disease Management
Minor Surgical Procedures
He enjoys spending time with his family and friends in his free time. His non-clinical interests are trying out new cuisines, travelling, and watching cricket.
Business Name: The Trustee for THE MALHOTRA FAMILY TRUST
Dr MeiLing Leong MRCGP (UK) FRACGP
Mei Ling did all her training in England before moving over to Melbourne. She has a keen interest in Wellbeing in Young People & adults.
She also has experience in Palliative Care and Child Health. She practices medicine looking at the patient as a whole.
Personally, she enjoys the outdoors. She loves walking and nature and is looking forward to explore more of Yarra Valley & Melbourne in this way. She also looks after her Wellbeing through church, music and food. She loves playing the piano and singing, and baking!”
She holds specialist registration with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.
Business Name: Mei ling Leong
Dr Sadia Chowdhury MRCGP (UK), FRACGP
Dr Sadia qualified as a doctor in 2004. Before moving to Australia, she worked for 10+ years in UK.
She is interested in all aspects of general practice and providing quality family care. She believes in treating patient as a person not the disease only.
Personally, she is a mother of two lovely daughters and loves spending time with family. She enjoys being outdoors and loves being close to nature. Listening to music and singing, reading books are her hobbies. She is able to speak in English and Bengali
Business Name: Samyonti Pty Ltd
Dr Apoorv Sahu MBBS DCH FRACGP
Dr Apoorv Sahu ( MBBS DCH FRACGP ) holds specialist registration with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.
Dr Apoorv has spent the last few years practicing rurally in Goulburn region along with Darwin and Bendigo. He enjoys all aspects including chronic medical diseases, elderly care, Women and child health , Mental health etc. He is trained to do various surgical procedures including Implanon insertion & removal, wound suturing, Skin lesion excisions etc.
He enjoys spending time with his family, playing badminton and exploring the countryside . He is a volunteer with the St John Ambulance & is looking to serve and participate in the community here at Lilydale.
Business Name: Apoorv John Sahu
Dr Binay Kumar MRCP (UK), MRCGP(UK), FRACGP
GP Principal & Cosmetic Physician
Dr Binay Kumar is the practice principal & aims to offer quality family doctor services to the community.
Dr Binay Kumar is a GP and cosmetic physician . Binay did his MBBS from India and then moved to England. He spent the next 13 years in England and did his MRCP and MRCGP . He was a practice principal,appraiser and GP trainer there.
He moved to Melbourne in 2014. Binay is trained to perform minor surgical procedures inc skin cancer surgery and cosmetic procedures ( inc anti wrinkle injections, Dermal Fillers, Chemical Peels, Thread lifts, Non surgical mole removal, sclerotherapy, fat dissolving injections, laser treatments etc )
He & his wife have 2 sons : Eashen (8yrs) & Krivi (5 yrs). He enjoys nice holidays, going bike riding and is currently learning tennis with his boys
Kirsten is our Practice Nurse & has wide experience in Hospital Nursing.
She is a Nurse Immuniser , does ECG’s, ABPI, Spirometry, Pathology testing - blood tests, Dressings and wound management, Health checks etc
She is also trained to do laser hair removal
PhysiotherapistEdward is a graduate of the University of Sydney with a Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy) (Honours 1st class).
Edward is enthusiastic and interested in sports and musculoskeletal physiotherapy. He is experienced in soft tissue massage, spinal mobilisation and exercise-based physiotherapy, providing high-quality care to facilitate your recovery and prevent future injuries.
Edward enjoys reading, basketball and classical music. Outside of work, he likes to taste all the good foods in Melbourne, spend time on outdoor activities and gym. Along with English he is well versed in Cantonese and Mandarin.
Some of the conditions that can respond to physiotherapy include sports injuries, back and neck pain, headaches, joint injuries, and vertigo and dizziness.
Patients with a Chronic care plan referral from one of our Clinic Doctors for Medicare, DVA, TAC or WorkCover will be eligible for Bulk Billed visits.
Private visits are charged at $90 for initial visit & $70 for follow up visits .
If you’d like to book an appointment please visit
www.focalhealth.com.au or dial 03 9034 7735 . Alt speak to reception at both the clinics.
Mt Evelyn Medical Clinic
PodiatristJohn Woulfe is a registered Podiatrist. With 25 Years of Experience John is here to help you with your Podiatry needs. Whether it be Orthotics for foot correction, sports or every day wear - through to - bunions, toenails, fungal problems and more John can help you.
John believes that it is important to take a holistic approach, so as to provide a treatment plan that addresses the cause of a person's presenting problem/s.
He is currently available at the clinic every Friday ( Lilydale & Mount Evelyn ) .
Appointments : Please contact: 03 9088 8177 or book online on our website
LOCATIONS: Lilydale & Mt Evelyn
Charges : Bulk Billed appointments with a care plan
PsychologistPsychologist (NVP Psychology)
Alexander is a Registered Psychologist
Provides Services to: Children (6 – 12), Adolescents (Teenagers), and Adults of all ages.
Areas of Expertise: Depression, General Anxiety, Social Anxiety, Sleep Issues, Stress (Personal or Workplace), Cognitive Assessments
Treatments used: Alex uses a range of evidence-based approaches, primarily Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. He also uses Behavioral Activation and Mindfulness Meditation to help address mental health distress that a Client experiences.
To Book please call 1300 830 687 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
PsychologistSusan Jenkin is a registered Psychologist and is passionate about empowering people through the process of change, assisting them to improve coping strategies and develop self-awareness to allow more meaningful & fulfilling lives.
She ensures that therapy is tailored to suit each person’s unique situation & to address their needs in the most effective way.
She has worked in various settings over the years and deals with people from all age groups and cultural backgrounds.
Her clinical specialty lies in treating depression, PTSD, anxiety, addiction & substance misuse, grief & loss, stress management & relationship issues.
She is currently available at the clinic every Thursday.
Appointments : Please contact: Ph: 0481 083 644
Out of pocket charges are applicable to all patients
Joann Melville Mcgrath
Accredited Social Worker & Mental Health Worker
Joann is an accredited Social worker & Mental Health worker . She can see patients under Mental Health Care plans and can help patients deal with mental & social issues inc NDIS
CLINIC LOCATIONS: Lilydale
Sue Wilson is the Practice Manager for both Lilydale Doctors & Mt Evelyn Doctors. She is extremely experienced with the day to day dealings that come with working in a busy Medical Clinic.
Donna is our Office Manager & looks after day to day working of reception and clinic.. She has worked in General Practice for the last decade
Alannah, Rachael, Kate and Zoe
Alannah, Rachael, Kate and Zoe are our wonderful reception & admin staff who provide professional and outstanding patient services .
Czareena & Joseph
Nursing & Admin VAs
Czareena Lomon & Joseph Lomon are our Nurse VAs and help with both reception and administrative tasks to keep the clinics running smoothly