Meet Our Friendly Team

  • Brunswick Health

    Dr. Michael Levick

    Principal General Practitioner - He speaks English and Italian and works full time to carry on the tradition that his father created. He is married with 2 daughters. Michael’s special interest includes: General Medicine and Diabetes.

  • Dr. Terence Ahern, Brunswick Doctor

    Dr. Terence Ahern

    Principal General Practitioner – He is available most days. He is a father of four children and is married to Dr. Maria Del Core. His special interests include: Aged Care and General Medicine, Adolescent Health, Male Health.

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    Dr. Jeffrey Erlich

    General Practitioner – speaks English, Italian and French . Jeffrey is available 4 days per week. He is married with 2 children and has worked in Brunswick since 1995. His special interest includes: General Medicine.

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    Dr. Ian Bonwick

    General Practitioner – has practiced in the Coburg/Brunswick area for the last 20years. His special interest includes: Occupational Medicine and consults to a number of Companies and organizations in the northern and western suburbs.

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    Dr. Colin Stewart

    General Practitioner – Available Monday to Thursday mornings. Colin has 3 adult children and is now enjoying being a Grandfather. His special Interest includes: Female Health, Adolescent Health and Counselling.

  • Dr-Andy-Innes

    Dr. Andy Innes

    Andy joined our team in April 2012 . Born in North Wales, trained in Scotland & worked his early years in the UK. Andy moved to Beechworth in 2002 as a GP. His Special Interest include: General Medicine, E.N.T, basic skin surgery and Implanon insertion and removal.. He is available on a Wednesday and Friday.

  • Dr. Stephanie Muller

    Dr. Stephanie Muller

    Stephanie is available Wednesday and Friday. Her special interests are General Family Medicine & Aged Care.

  • Dr-Liz-Bond

    Dr. Liz Bond

    Family medicine, Musculoskeletal, Women’s health, Shared ante-natal care, Implanon insertion and removal, Mental Health, and Children.

    Bulkbills Monday to Friday between 8.10-5.00pm

  • Peter Carey

    Dr. Peter Carey

    Dr Peter Carey is new to our practice, having owned a practice in the Malvern area for over 20 years. He is available 3 days per week at the end – but before the bulk billing part. He is experienced and interested in children’s health, aged care, smoking cessation, and all areas of general practice. He has been learning Italian for several years, and is married with three children.

    Bulkbills Monday to Friday between 8.10-5.00pm

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    Dr. Tina Zuccarello (Italian Speaking)

    Tina is one of our mixed billing doctors, bulkbilling is only available to Aged Pensioners before 5pm weekdays. Her special interests including: Women’s health, Children and Adolescent health, chronic disease management and minor surgical procedures. Dr. Zuccarello is available Tuesday and Thursdays.

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    Dr. John Lynch

    Dr John Lynch joined our team October 2017

    He previously worked at the Moreland Medical Group for also 50 years not out, and has joined our team because he loves his work.

    John will be working two mornings per week on a Tuesday and Wednesday.

  • Dr Ian Bush

    Dr. Ian Bush

    Having recently started my career in General Practice, I look forward to the variety of people i meet each day and enjoy helping them optimise their health and wellbeing. Whilst having a good background in musculoskeletal medicine, having been a physiotherapist in the past, I am interested in a wide range of medical areas such as general medicine for men and women, children’s and seniors, and finally preventative health. Any of my spare time is now devoted to spending time with my family, and especially our new baby boy.

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    Dr. Lucy Rowlands

    Lucy graduated from Medicine at the University of Melbourne in 2013. She competed internship and residency at The Royal Melbourne Hospital then went on to do further training at the Western Hospital. She holds a Bachelor of Medical Science in International Health focusing on childhood immunisation. She is currently completing a Diploma of Paediatrics through the University of Sydney as well as a further training in Women’s and Sexual Health through Family Planning Victoria. She is qualified to do Implanons.

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    Dr. Alison Brown

    Dr. Alison Brown ( GPT3) Is available 2 days per week on a Thursday and Friday.
    Alison is one of our bulkbilling doctors—(prior to 5pm on Weekdays)
    Dr. Brown is joining our team after working in Western Victoria and previously also in South Australia and Northern Territory.

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    Dr . Gemma McHugh

    Dr. Gemma McHugh (GPT1) is available: Tuesday, Wednesday and Fridays. Gemma is one of our bulkbilling doctors (during weekdays).
    Dr. McHugh has joined our team after a year off on maternity leave. She is now a proud mother of a beautiful baby boy.
    Her special interests include: Women’s health , children and adolescent health and General Medicine.

  • Susanna-Beretta

    Susanna Beretta

    RN- Susanna is one of our nurses. She speaks Italian and is available to assist patients on a Tuesday and Wednesday with Chronic Disease Management and Annual Health Assessments.

  • Dorothy-Dickman

    Dorothy Dickman

    RN- Dorothy is one of our nurses. Dorothy is married and is available to assist with Chronic Disease Management, Annual Health Assessments and other nursing duties, on a Monday and Friday.

  • Karen-Bourke

    Karen Bourke

    RN- Karen is one of our nurses. She is available here to assist with Chronic Disease Management and Annual Health Assessments on a Monday, Tuesday and alternate Thursday. Karen has many years experience in Aged Care.

  • Anna-Ragnanese

    Anna Ragnanese

    RN- Anna speaks Italian and is available to assist with Chronic Disease Management and Annual Health Assessments on a Wednesday and Thursday. She has many years experience in Diabetes Education and is also available to assist in this area.

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    Luise Fricke

    RN- Luise is one of our nurses. She joined our team in April.

  • Gerry-Formica

    Geraldine Formica

    Practice Manager: (full time) – Gerry as she prefers to be called, has worked as a Receptionist and then Practice Manager for Dr. Ahern since 1986. She speaks Italian and enjoys a bit of a chat with patients. You will find her at the practice most days. (tucked away in her room).

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    Rosemary Gibilisco

    Supervisor / Receptionist: (full-time)- Rosemary has many years of experience as a medical receptionist having commenced working for Dr. Michael Levick’s father in 1976 . She speaks Italian, and is available to assist patients with any inquiries.

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    Sarina Chiera

    Receptionist: (part-time)- Mrs Sarina Chiera joined our team in October 2012 . Sarina is available to assist patients at reception 3 days per week. Sarina, also speaks Italian.

  • Nancy-Di-Nuzzo

    Nancy Di Nuzzo

    Receptionist: (part-time)- Nancy speaks Italian and is Lina’s sister. Nancy is usually available on a Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

  • Alda-Raffa

    Alda Raffa

    Receptionist: (part-time)- Alda has many years of experience as a medical receptionist having worked for Dr. Ahern since 1986. She speaks Italian and is Gerry’s sister in law – there’s nothing like keeping it in the family! Alda works 2 days per week.

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    Nicole Pattas

    Receptionist: (part-time) – Part time receptionist speaks Greek. She is available to assist patients 3 days per week.

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    Dr. Claire Ahern

    Clinical Psychologist

    Available Thursday afternoon – by appointments.

    See Moreland Road Clinic for more times.

  • Dr. Andrew Hua

    Dr. Andrew Hua

    Consultant Geriatrician

    Available Monday afternoons.

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    Dr Ned Bruce-Gardner


    Available Thursday mornings.

    See Moreland Road Clinic for more times.

  • Ann Akova

    Ann Akova


    Available the first Saturday of each month.

    Ann Akova graduated with a Bachelor of Podiatry and has a nursing background. Working for over 10 years as a Podiatrist in both Private practice and Community health.

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    Brooke Mallia

    Brooke is an Accredited Practicing Dietician with a Bachelor of Applied Science, Graduate Certificate of Human Nutrition and Masters Degree in Dietetics. Brooke has a keen interest in paediatric nutrition, diabetes, weight management and gastrointestinal issues, including Irritable Bowel Syndrome, fructose malabsorption and coeliac disease. Brooke is passionate about working with clients to tailor an…

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    Diana Ellul

    Joined our team in March 2017. Diana – is a mother of 2 children. She is available to assist patients 4 days per week.

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    Georgia Dove

    Joined our team in December 2017. Georgia enjoys camping and studying make up in her spare time. Georgia is available to assist patients at reception 4 days per week.

For more information on our services check out our Brunswick Doctors homepage.