Allied Health Professionals

 

We work closely with the following professionals:

 

Dentistry Icon s WHITE ON GREENDentistsGumdale Dentist

Gumdale Dentists is located beside Gumdale Medical Centre, providing a range of dental services ranging from checkups and cleans to extractions, crowns and cosmetic dentistry.

Please see  www.gumdaledentists.com.au for a full list of services and information on Gumdale Dentists.

 


Gumdale PodiatryPodiatryMFD - team

“We Fix Feet” MyFootDr Podiatry is conveniently positioned across from the medical centre.

My FootDr podiatry centres are Australia’s largest and most trusted podiatry group with 20 podiatry clinics across Brisbane, Mackay and Singapore. Our expert team of podiatrists are highly trained practitioners who use high-tech, state-of-the-art equipment to diagnose your foot problems and ensure that they are treated and where possible solved right away.

For information on their services, please visit  http://myfootdr.com.au

Vy Pham – Podiatrist – My Foot Dr

Vy graduated as a Podiatrist from Queensland University of Technology in 2011. She has worked at Gumdale for 2 years and 4 years for My Foot Dr. Vy is continually upskilling and enjoys her work environment and the patients she treats.

She wants to increase her patient’s awareness of the services Podiatrists offer.

When not at work Vy enjoys tennis and is learning to sew. A fan of Queensland’s tropical weather Vy likes to go to coastal areas for her holidays.

 


 Gumdale Psychology Psychology

For appointments, phone 3890 2233

 

Tracy Baker Lawrence

Miranda Mullins

Sirous Momenzadeh, PHD

 

Tracy Baker-Lawrence – Psychologist

Tracy Baker-LawrenceTracy graduated from Psychology from QUT in 1999 and is currently studying a PhD in Psychology (2015) at Griffith University. Tracy enjoys helping people to understand themselves and to become more accepting of themselves and identifying their needs and to make changes to live a more fulfilling life. Tracy wants everyone to know they matter and can feel better about themselves and change their lives. Tracy was born in the UK and moved to Brisbane when she was 7. As a child she wanted to be an actress.

Miranda Mullins – Clinical Psychologist

Miranda MullinsMiranda graduated with Honours in Psychology from the University of Queensland in 1994 and completed a Masters of Clinical Psychology in 1999. She commenced working at Gumdale Medical Centre in 2011 and will begin at Stafford City Doctors in early 2016.

Miranda’s enjoys working with individuals, couples, adolescents, children and their families. She has extensive experience in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, however uses other evidence based approaches to suit a patient’s needs. Miranda works closely with people to understand their goals and to develop tools to achieve meaningful changes in their lives.

Sirous Momenzadeh, PHD – Psychologist

Psychologist

Sirous also completed a PhD at the University of Queensland in 2000 and started working as a psychologist in 2005. Sirous is currently working at both Gumdale Medical Centre and Stafford City Doctors. Sirous enjoys helping people improve their quality of life and moving towards their chosen values and he wants everyone to know they can change and we have choices even during difficult times. Sirous has extensive training as an ACT (Acceptance & Commitment Therapy) and is currently the Chair for the Persian chapter for the ACT community.

Sirous moved to Australia in 1991 from Iran and speaks Farsi. Outside of work Sirous enjoys Soccer, Motor Racing (F1 & V8), reading, walking his dog and being in nature. His favourite holiday destinations are Australia and New Zealand.


Gumdale PhysioPhysiotherapy

Located within the medical centre, Activate Physiotherapy are dedicated to offering clients the highest level of professional care for their physical rehabilitation.  Their expertise spans the full spectrum of musculoskeletal injuries, from acute injury management to end-stage return to sport/work rehabilitation.  Their therapists understand the importance of “hands on” treatment and also recognise the immense benefits of educating clients in self management and the prevention of future re-occurrences.

All physiotherapists are members of the Australian Physiotherapy Association and are subject to ongoing professional development requirements.

For more information on their services, visit their website www.activatephysiotherapy.com.au

For appointments please call – 07 3890 4361 (Mon-Sat) or visit our website for online bookings 

 David SandisonDavid Sandison – Physiotherapist & Exercise Physiologist

Dave graduated as a Physiotherapist & Exercise Physiologist from Griffith University – Gold Coast Campus in 2006. He commenced working at Activate Physiotherapy at Gumdale in 2010.

Dave has gained additional qualifications in

  • Level 1 Sports Physiotherapy
  • Acupuncture & Dry Needling
  • Low Back Pain Educator
  • Pre-Employment Assessor and Work Place Task Analysis
  • Drug and Alcohol Assessor

Dave enjoys his interactions with all the patients and having a positive influence in helping people in pain.

As a boy Dave wanted to be a Pilot or Physio. When Dave isn’t at work he plays Touch Football, Cycles, Runs and any other outdoor activity.

Scott Hayes – Physiotherapist

Scott HayesScott graduated as Physiotherapist from Bond University in 2012. Prior to studying Physiotherapy Scott completed a Bachelor of Exercise Science from Griffith University – Gold Coast in 2010.

He commenced working at Activate Physiotherapy Gumdale in 2012.

Scott has gained additional qualifications in

  • Level 1 Sports Physiotherapy (currently studying Level 2 – Nov 2015)
  • Acupuncture & Dry Needling

He enjoys meeting interesting people and assisting them back to better health. As a boy Scott was interested in Space and wanted to be an Astronaut. Growing up on the beach around Byron Bay, Scott loves getting back to the beach, live music, going to sporting events and being outdoors.

Josh Brooks – Physiotherapist

Josh BrooksJosh graduated as Physiotherapist from Griffith University – Gold Coast in 2013.

He commenced working at Activate Physiotherapy Gumdale in 2013.

Josh has gained additional qualifications in

  • Level 1 Sports Physiotherapy
  • Level 1 Spinal Physiotherapy
  • Acupuncture & Dry Needling

One of the greatest satisfactions Josh derives from his role, is to improve his patient’s quality of life through a conservative approach to his physio treatment.

Josh wants to remind his patients to do their exercises!

Josh is self-described city boy and grew up in Brisbane and enjoys going to the Rugby, beach and keeping fit at the gym. When on holidays Josh likes going to the Sunshine Coast.

 

Adriana Flocco – PhysiotherapistAdriana

Adriana has completed a bachelor of physiotherapy at Australian Catholic University and is a member of the Australian Physiotherapy association.

Adriana also has qualifications as a

  • Level 1 sports trainer

Not only has Adriana coached gymnastics for a number of years, she has also been a competitive gymnast.

Adriana has gained experience throughout her studies and ongoing education in a range of areas. She has a strong interest in orthopaedic conditions and post operative management as well as musculoskeletal conditions.

Adriana has an interest in many sports including soccer, gymnastics and surfing and has volunteered her time with Eastern suburbs football club, volleyball Queensland, Australian university games.


Gumdale DietitianDieticians

Samantha Pavish

Samantha PavishSam graduated as a Dietitian from QUT in 2012. Sam is currently working as a dietitian at Gumdale Medical Centre, Stafford City Doctors and Brighton Village Medical Centre, She believes there is more to nutrition than eating lots of fruit and vegetables, healthy eating begins by changing your relationship with food and using it as an ally, not as an enemy.

Sam has played professional hockey in Europe and holds a Level 2 Advanced Athletics Coaching certificate. Growing up, Sam wanted to be a Weather Reporter. When she isn’t at work she likes to escape to North Stradbroke Island.

For appointments please call – 07 3890 2233

Accredited Practising Dietitian/Nutritionist

For Fees and additional information contact the surgery.

Wesley Lifeshape Clinic

Kurt Armstrong
Appointments ph: 1800 567 348
See www.wesleylifeshape.com.au  for more details.


Gumdale SpecialistsSpecialists

Dr Lisa Keulder (Psychiatrist)
Dr Graham Tronc (Gynaecology) – www.grahamtroncmedical.com.au
Dr Doug King (Orthopaedics) – www.dougkingorthopaedics.com.au


Gumdale PathologyQML PathologyQML pathology

QML is located within the Gumdale Medical Precinct and is accessed via the Gumdale Dentists entrance (opposite the Gumdale Medical Centre)

QML Open times – Gumdale

  • Mon – Fri 7.00am – 5.00pm
  • Saturday 7.00am – 11.00am

What type of Pathology testing does QML Pathology perform?

We are one of Australia’s leading specialist medical laboratory and pathology providers providing a full range of diagnostic testing and information services.
Our medical laboratory testing services include:

  • blood tests such as cholesterol
  • body fluid testing
  • tissue pathology such as skin cancer analysis
  • cytology such as Pap smears
  • health screening and monitoring tests
  • drug screening and testing
  • gene-based testing (genetic testing)

QML Pathology performs medical tests and analysis that aid your doctor in the diagnosis or detection of diseases, and measure the progress or recovery from a disease. We have specialised expertise in diabetic testing, cancer, cardiovascular diseases, infectious diseases, drugs of abuse screening and molecular tests.

www.qml.com.au