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Dr Senthen Rajalingam

 

Background: Graduated from the University of Queensland in 2010. Worked as a medical registrar in Westmead, Blacktown and St Vincent’s Hospitals before commencing GP training in 2019.

Special Interests: Chronic disease management, preventative health, paediatrics and family medicine

Personal Interests: Travelling, listening to and playing music, baking

Petroula Quinn – Psyhcologist

Petroula is a very caring and empathic Psychologist who has been helping people overcome life difficulties for over 11 years and has worked in private practice for the past 7 years. She has a special interest in working with people presenting with Anxiety and Trauma, having worked in a trauma-focused NFP organisation helping families who have experienced abuse and violence for 5 years. Her work experience includes providing individual counselling with those affected by mental health problems, as well as couples therapy and helping those impacted by physical injuries and chronic pain.

Petroula draws from a range of therapeutic modalities to create individualised treatment plans that considers the personal strengths and challenges of each person. Her preferred modalities include: Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Interpersonal Process Therapy (IPT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) and Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT).

She creates a warm and respectful environment to help clients work through their struggles and to learn better ways to cope. She is passionate about helping clients work towards living a meaningful and fulfilling life.

Naim Bireroglu – Podiatrist

Naim has completed a Bachelor of Health Science/Mastering in Podiatric Medicine from the University of Western Sydney. His experience covers alls scopes of podiatric care including biomechanical, chronic disease, pediatric and general podiatry. He has worked in many different settings including mobile podiatry, high risk in public hospital setting both local and internationally as well as having extensive private practice podiatry experience. His love of sports (including basketball and powerlifting amongst many other sports) has also fueled his interest in sports biomechanics in which is his most experienced scope of practice.
Special Interests – Sports biomechanics and Chronic Disease Management
Personal Interests – Outside of work, Naim enjoys playing basketball, powerlifting and traveling

Erika Hung – Dietitian

Erika is a qualified Accredited Practicing Dietitian who is passionate about empowering her patients to make their health goals a reality. She is dedicated to working with her patients, taking the time to understand their individual lifestyles and creating small achievable health behaviour changes that they can sustain lifelong.

Erika has experience in helping her patients manage a range of health conditions through their diets, in particular chronic diseases such as T2DM, heart disease and weight management. During her degree in Nutrition and Dietetics, she has also grown a strong interest in plant-based nutrition, gut health and women’s health. With a passion for continuously learning, she is committed to ensuring she is up-to-date with the latest evidence in her areas of speciality and the ever-evolving field of nutrition. She greatly enjoys translating the complex scientific nutrition information she learns into personalised, easy-to-digest and practical advice for her patients. Erika also enjoys spreading her knowledge in food and nutrition through group education sessions, cooking classes and short blog articles.

In her spare time, Erika enjoys getting outdoors, taking long walks and finding new cafes to enjoy food with her family and friends. She believes the social settings and the people we enjoy food with are equally important as the nutrients within them and hopes to carry this belief through the way she practices.

Dr Theodora Terzis

Background – Dr Theodora Terzis is a GP registrar in her final year of training. Before starting General Practice, Theodora worked at RPA Hospital for 4 years, across a wide range of specialties, where she developed a special interest in Paediatrics, Women’s Health, Geriatric Medicine and Hospital in the Home.
Special Interest – She is very passionate about providing holistic and preventative care to all her patients. She is an accredited antenatal shared care practitioner through RPA Hospital. She also has a strong interest in Mental Health.