Meet Our Team

Doctors

Dr Renate Liong {MBBS, AMC, FRACGP}
Background – Dr Liong is a fellow of Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (FRACGP). Dr Liong commenced her medical training at Giessen-Justus Liebig University, Germany and completed her GP training in Australia.
Personal Interests – Dr Liong is fluent in English, Mandarin and Indonesian.
Dr Hanh Bui {BSc(Med), MBBS (UNSW), FRACGP}
Background - Dr Bui graduated from the University of New South Wales in 1994 and completed her fellowship GP training in 1998. She joins our practice from Macquarie Univerisity where she was a GP for more than 6 years. She has worked all over Sydney in her years as a GP.
Personal Interests - She is fluent in English and Vietnamese.
Dr Cleon Pinto {MBBS, FRACGP}
Background - Dr Pinto was awarded his MBBS from the University of Western Sydney in 2012 and has rotated through practices across Sydney. He is a fellow of the Royal College of General Practitioners.
Special Interests - He is interested in Antenatal Shared Care and Paediatrics.
Personal Interests - Outside of work, he loves photography and travelling.
Dr Justin Surjadi {MBBS, FRACGP}
Background - Dr Surjadi graduated from Western Sydney University. He has also gained his fellowship with the Royal Austrailian College of General Practitioners.
Special Interests - He is interested in antenatal care, paediatrics, mens health and preventative health
Personal Interests - Outside of work Dr Surjadi enjoys playing board games and sports.
Dr Hana Yoon {MD/B Med, FRACGP, DRANZCOG, DCH}
Background - Dr Yoon graduated from the University of NSW. She has also completed a Diploma in Child Health and a Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. She is a fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.
Special Interests - She is interested in paediatrics, women's health, mental health and performing minor surgical procedures.
Personal Interests - Outside of work Dr Yoon enjoys art, AFL, travelling the world and exploring local food.
Dr Arti Arora – BAppSc (Phty) MBBS FRACGP DCH
Background - Dr Arti Arora is a compassionate, thorough and experienced clinician. She is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. Dr Arora was awarded her Medical degree from The University of Sydney, where she also completed an undergraduate Physiotherapy degree. Her hospital training was completed at the Royal North Shore Hospital and Ryde Hospital. Dr Arora is a registered Antenatal Shared Care provider with Northern Sydney Local Health District Hospitals and has also completed a Diploma of Child Health.
Special Interests - General Practice, Men's Health, Women's Health, Paediatrics, Mental Health, WorkCover, Preventative Medicine
Personal Interests - Outside of work she enjoys spending time with her family and exploring nature
Dr Ashok Doraiswamy {B.Com, MBBS, FRACGP, DCH}
Background - Ashok graduated from the University of Sydney with a Bachelor of Commerce in 2008 and a Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery in 2012. Ashok attained his Fellowship with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) in 2017, after undertaking training in the Blue Mountains, Bella Vista, Winston Hills and Auburn.
Special Interests - He enjoys all aspects of General Practice; however, he has a particular interest in paediatrics and has completed the Diploma of Child Health. Having recently moved to the North Shore, Ashok is passionate about delivering outstanding health care and giving back to his local community as a family doctor.
Personal Interests - When he is not working, Ashok enjoys photography, travelling with his wife and playing the guitar.
Dr Lily Tian {MD, BMed}
Background - Dr Tian graduated from UNSW with a MD, BMed and spent two years at Nepean Hospital in Penrith. Although Dr Tian grew up in Sydney however kept much of her native language Mandarin, which she is conversationally fluent.
Special Interests - She has a special interest for mental health, sexual health, and preventative medicine.
Personal Interests - Outside of medicine, Dr Tian enjoys bush walking, fitness, cooking, and writing.

Allied Health

Naim Bireroglu – Podiatrist
Background – Naim has completed a Bachelor of Health Science/Mastering in Podiatric Medicine from the University of Western Sydney. His experience covers all scopes of podiatric care including bio-mechanical, 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 power-lifting amongst many other sports) has also fueled his interest in sports bio-mechanics in which is his most experienced scope of practice.
Special Interests – Naim specialises in Sports bio-mechanics and Chronic Disease Management.
Personal Interests – Outside of work, Naim enjoys playing basketball, power-lifting and traveling.
Matthew Craig – Exercise Physiologist {B.AppSci(Exercise Physiology), AEP, AES}
Background – Matthew is an ESSA ( Exercise & Sport Science Australia) accredited Exercise Physiologist and Exercise Scientist. He graduated from the University of Sydney. He is very experienced in Strength, Conditioning and Rehab.
Interests – Matt has a special interest in all areas of exercise physiology and rehabilitation, specifically Musculoskeletal rehabilitation particularly ACL and Shoulder. He works with Chronic back pain and Cardiovascular disease implementing specific exercise management practices.
Personal Interests – Matt enjoys playing basketball, travelling and exercising.
Jessica MacDonald- Physiotherapist {Bachelor Applied Science(Exercise&Sports)2007-09, Master of Physiotherapy 2011-2012}
Background - Jess graduated with Masters of Physiotherapy in 2012 from the University of Sydney, and also completed undergraduate study in Exercise and Sport Science in 2007. Jess has also undertaken further training in Dry Needling and Shoulder courses. The goal of her treatment is to combined Physiotherapy and Exercise management to achieve a long term change.
Special Interests - Having had a variety of sporting injuries over the years, Jess has a particular interest in the in-depth analysis of the causes of injuries, looking at the patient holistically and viewing the person as a whole, not just focusing on the injury area.
Personal Interests - Outside of work Jess enjoys watching sport, going out for dinner and travelling.
Erika Hung- Dietitian {Ba Nutrition and Dietetics}
Background – Erika is a qualified accrediting dietitian at The Lifestyle Dietitian. She is experienced in managing a range of health conditions through diet and lifestyle change, in particular chronic diseases such as T2DM, heart disease and weight management. She has grown a strong interest in plant-based nutrition and gut health.
Special Interests – With a passion for continuous learning, Erika is committed to ensuring she is up-to-date with the latest evidence in the ever-evolving field of nutrition. Erika enjoys translating the complex scientific nutrition information into personalised, easy-to-digest and practical advice for patients.
Personal Interests – 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 ans the people we enjoy food with are equally important as the nutrients within the food we eat. She carries this belief through in her practice as a Dietitian.
Naim Bireroglu – Podiatrist {BHLTHSC, MPODMED}
Background - Naim has completed a Bachelor of Health Science/Mastering in Podiatric Medicine from the University of Western Sydney. His experience covers all scopes of podiatric care including bio-mechanical, 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 power-lifting amongst many other sports) has also fueled his interest in sports bio-mechanics in which is his most experienced scope of practice.
Special Interests -Naim specialises in Sports bio-mechanics and Chronic Disease Management.
Personal Interests Outside of work, Naim enjoys playing basketball, power-lifting and traveling.
Kay Pfeiffer – M Couns, M Sc., GradDip Women’s Health, B App Sc Occupational Therapy
Kay has thirty years experience in the public and private mental health systems including seventeen years in private practice. Kay provides interventions for a range of mental health presentations such as anxiety and depression, loss and grief, ante- and post-natal anxiety and depression, trauma, PTSD, past sexual abuse and complex trauma, life stage challenges, menopause, personality vulnerabilities, adjustment difficulties, relationship challenges, eating difficulties, and pain management. Kay’s interventions include Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT), Trauma-informed Care and Practice, Mindfulness, Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT), Narrative Therapy, Skills training, and Psychodynamically informed therapy. By working through difficulties and challenges in therapy, clients discover self-worth, empowerment, and fulfilment in their lives. Kay provides treatment under Medicare with a valid Care Plan in place.

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Specialists

Dr Pran Yoganathan – Gastroenterologist and Gastrointestinal endoscopist
Dr Pran Yoganathan is a Gastroenterologist and Gastrointestinal endoscopist. He aims to empower his patients to embark on a journey of self-healing using the philosophy of “let food be thy medicine”.

Dr Yoganathan has a strong interest in the field of human nutrition. He practices an approach to healthcare that assesses the lifestyle of the patient to see how it impacts on their gastrointestinal and metabolic health. Dr Yoganathan believes that the current day nutritional guidelines may not be based on perfect evidence and he passionately strives to provide the most up to date literature in healthcare and science to provide “Evidence-Based Medicine”. He Is a strong motivator and aims to empower his patients to embark on a journey of self-healing.

Dr Yoganathan has a special interest in conditions such as Gastro-oesophageal Reflux (GORD), Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) and abdominal bloating. He takes a very thorough approach to resolve these issues using dietary manipulation in conjunction with an accredited highly qualified dietitian rather than resort to long-term medications.