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Dr. Sally McDonald
Dr Sally McDonald Graduated from Monash University in 1980 and completed her internship at Dandenong Hospital. Dr Sally has broad experience in all aspects of General Practice and a particular interest in Palliative care. Dr Sally is currently the Chairperson of South East Health Care Providers Association (Formerly the Dandenong Division of General Practice) and has long-standing experience of local health care issues and administration.
Dr Sally is now accredited to perform non-scalpel vasectomy at Lakeside Square Medical Centre. Please note that Dr Sally does not Bulk Bill aged pensioners.
Dr. Jenny Watt
Graduated from Monash University in 1978 and completed her internship at Box Hill Hospital and overseas. She has extensive experience in all aspects of General Practice for over 30 years. She has interests including women’s health, paediatrics, and preventative health checks for men and women of all ages.
Dr. Leonora Anderson
Completed her medical degree at Sydney University in 1998. She became a Fellow of the RACGP in 2003. She has also completed further training in women’s health, sexual and reproductive health. She is an accredited shared antenatal care provider for the Southern health area (Casey, Dandenong and Monash Hospitals).
Her interests include paediatrics, dermatology (skin checks) and women’s health (trained in IUD insertion). She has worked with the Berwick Lodge team for 4 years and is most excited to be joining as an associate at the new Lakeside Square Medical Centre.
Dr. Fahim Shahbaz
MBBS Dip Dermatology FRACGP
Graduated in 2001 and after a year internship overseas he has been working in Victoria since 2002 as a medical practitioner in various roles. He also had experience and training in busy centres overseas and rural Victoria.
He had further training in general practice in Victoria and received his fellowship of the Royal College of General Practice in 2009.
He is qualified and experience in all aspects of general practice, some of his interest include Paediatrics, men's health occupational health and skin conditions.
He is approachable empathetic and holistic in his practice. He also takes part in and enjoys training of junior medical doctors and medical students.
Dr Jacinda Stork
BMed(Hons) BA BAppSc(Hons) PHD FRACGP
Dr Stork completed her medical degree at Newcastle University. In 2002 she was awarded her PhD (University of Melbourne) for her research into carotid artery surgery to prevent stroke (with an AHMRF scholarship and funding from the NHMRC). Dr Stork has publications in peer-reviewed journals and has presented her work at neurology and stroke conferences.
Dr Stork is passionate and skilled in all areas of general practice. She has a special interest in chronic disease management, sleep medicine, paediatrics and men’s & women's health (including sexual health, menopause and contraception such as Implanon and Mirena (IUDs)), and in cosmetic injectables. Dr Stork is regarded by patients as friendly, respectful, open and sympathetic.
Dr. Didi Zhao
MBBS BSC(HONS) FRACGP
Doctor Didi Zhao graduated from the University of Melbourne in 2011. He completed his internship and residency at Western Health before entering GP training in 2014 and obtaining his RACGP Fellowship in 2016. Didi is happy to deal with whatever
issue you throw at him, but he has a particular interest in paediatrics and mental health. He is in the clinic on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and some Saturdays.
Outside of medicine, Didi has an interest in health & fitness, as well as general self-improvement. He was an aspiring guitarist but has put this on hold for now due to breaking too many guitar strings.
Dr Jessie Khera
MBBS (Hons) FRACGP
Dr Jessie loves all aspects of general practice and has special interests in children's health, preventative health, minor procedures, women's health and family planning (including Implanon insertion).
She understands the importance of taking the time to listen to people's concerns. For this reason, she encourages people with more complex problems or mental health complaints to book double-length appointments.
Dr Jessie believes keeping up to date with current treatments is a priority and has completed research in the field of neurology. She graduated from Monash University in 2013 and worked at Monash Health before completing her fellowship in general practice. She is in the clinic on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and some Saturdays.
Dr Sabyan Hardjo
BMBS BBiomedSci FRACGP
Dr Sab completed his medical degree in 2012 at Deakin University in Geelong after studying Biomedical Science at Melbourne University. He did his internship and hospital training in Ballarat and became a Fellow of the RACGP in 2017.
Working in regional Victoria has given him a broad range of clinical experience including skin checks, minor surgical procedures including skin lesion excisions, iron infusions as well as Implanon and Mirena (IUD) removal and insertions.
Dr Sab's special interests include obesity management, palliative care and men's health.
He currently works Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
Dr Richie Yumdo
MBBS DCH DRANZCOG EMC FRACGP
Dr Richie Yumdo completed her medical degree in the year 2000. After working in various disciplines of medicine she decided to pursue her carrier in General Practice. She completed her GP training in rural Victoria and obtained a fellowship of The Royal Australian College of General Practice in 2018.
Because of her training and working in rural and regional Victoria, she has developed skills in a wide range of medical presentations covering all fields of General Practice. Such as chronic diseases, Age care, palliative care, mental health and minor surgical procedures including Implanon and IUDs.
Dr Richie is also a qualified Acupuncturist having graduated from the Australian Medical Acupuncture College in Melbourne. Appointments can be made by calling reception.
Richie has additional training in Emergency medicine, Diploma in Child health and Diploma in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. She is an accredited shared antenatal care provider for Southern health hospitals (Casey, Dandenong, Monash), Royal women’s hospital and Warragul hospital. Besides being a dedicated doctor she has a passion for painting in her spare time.
Dr Danielle Dowman
MBBS DCH BBiomedSci FRACGP
Danielle completed her medical degree at Deakin University in Geelong in 2012 where she remained to complete her hospital training.
She enjoys all aspects of General Practice and diversity of patients. Danielle has a passion for preventative health, health education, ensuring people are cared for holistically and understand their own health care needs.
Danielle's additional qualifications include a diploma in Childrens Health from the University of Sydney, a Bachelor in Biomedical Science from Monash University and she received the Richard Clinton Gutch medal for the highest marks in Victoria in her Royal Australian College of General Practice examinations in 2017.