Meet Our Friendly Team
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 OAM
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.
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.
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.
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
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
Stephanie is available Wednesday and Friday. Her special interests are General Family Medicine & Aged Care.
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
Dr. Peter Carey
Dr. Peter Carey is available 4 days per week, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. 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 3 children.
Dr. Carey is one of our mixed billing doctors – He bulkbills Pensioners, H.C.C holders and children between 8.10-5.00pm
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.
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 is available every Tuesday and Wednesday mornings.
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.
Bulkbills between 8.10-5.00pm
Dr. Anastasia Rahardja (GPT2)
Dr Rahardja (GPT2) graduated from The University of Melbourne in 2013 having moved from New Zealand prior to that. She has worked for several years at the Austin and Northern Hospitals and has been involved with medical aid work overseas. She speaks Indonesian and has been learning Italian and Spanish.
Her special interests include General family medicine, End of life care and Men’s health, having worked in Urology in both Melbourne and Canberra.
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.
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.
Bulkbills between 8.10—5.00pm
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.
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.
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.
Luise is one of our nurses. She is available Monday to Thursday
She assists with Chronic Disease, Spirometry and all other nursing duties.
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).
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.
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
Receptionist: (part-time)- Nancy speaks Italian and is Lina’s sister. Nancy is usually available on a Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
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.
Receptionist: (part-time) – Part time receptionist speaks Greek. She is available to assist patients 3 days per week.
Joined our team in March 2017. Diana – is a mother of 2 children. She is available to assist patients 4 days per week.
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.
Dr. Andrew Hua
Available Monday afternoons.
Dr. Ellie Dean
Dr. Ellie Dean (Geriatrician) is available 1 day per week. She completed her training in Geriatrics through Monash and The Alfred and has undertaken research in to obesity in older people. She has a special interest in Cognitive Impairment, Palliative Care and Complex Pain. She is married with two young boys. Dr. Dean bulkbills most visits.
Dr Claudia Di Bella
Dr. Di Bella specializes in the treatment bone and soft tissue tumours, including bone metastasis. Specialist in hip and knee Orthopaedic treatment and surgery. (Anterior hip replacement, Robotic hip and knee replacement, biological approach to musculoskeletal injuries.
Available Saturday mornings. (mothly)
See Moreland Road Clinic for more times.
Dr. Claire Ahern
Available Thursday afternoon – by appointments.
See Moreland Road Clinic for more times.
Dr Ned Bruce-Gardner
Available Thursday mornings.
See Moreland Road Clinic for more times.
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.
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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