Our Team

Dr Peter Bennett

MBBS, FRACGP

Peter graduated from Monash University in 2007. Since then he has worked in metropolitan Melbourne and rural Gippsland. As a junior doctor he worked in surgical specialities before undertaking further training in General Practice. He loves general practice and his special interests are weight loss medicine, skin cancer checks and excisions, men’s health, travel medicine and paediatrics.

Dr Mansi Patel

MBChB, FRACGP

Mansi moved to Melbourne from New Zealand in early 2007. She obtained her medical degree from Otago University, New Zealand in 2006. She has worked in both Melbourne and rural Victorian hospitals since moving here. She enjoys all areas of general practice. Her special interests include preventative medicine, mental health, family planning and skin checks (dermoscopy). She is trained to perform implanon insertions and removals.

Dr Christine To

MBBS, FRACGP, Dip Child Health

Christine grew up in Melbourne and obtained her medical degree from the Australia National University in 2013. She has spent time in both Canberra and Victoria training in metropolitan and rural hospitals and clinics. She also completed a Diploma in Child health in 2015. Christine enjoys all area of general practice and her special interests include Children's and Women's health. She is trained to perform implanon insertion and removal. She is able to converse in Cantonese.

Dr Vyom Sharma

MBBS, FRACGP

Vyom graduated from Monash University in 2008. Early in his career, he gained experience as a junior doctor working in rural and regional areas around the country. He is experienced in the full spectrum of general practice including paediatrics, cancer screening and travel medicine. He offers skin cancer checks and biopsies, and is currently completing his Diploma in Dermatology. He also has a special interest in men’s health, and offers treatment for hair loss, sexual dysfunction, weight loss and cardiovascular health. Vyom can also communicate in Hindi.

Dr Filip Vukasin

MBBS, FRACGP

Filip graduated from Monash University in 2008 and prior to completing his GP training in Melbourne he has worked across various hospital networks in Melbourne and rural Victoria.  He gained further experience by volunteering overseas. His special interests in general practice include Sexual and Reproductive Health, Travel Medicine, Mental Health, Chronic disease management and Paediatrics.  He is trained to perform IUD (MIRENA and Copper IUD) insertions and removals as well as implanon insertions and removals. Filip is also able to converse in Serbian and Spanish.

Dr Georgia Downing

MBBS, Dip Child Health

Georgia completed her medical degree at Monash University in 2012. Since graduating, she has worked at a number of hospitals throughout metropolitan and regional Victoria, as well as working in the Northern Territory. She recently completed a Diploma in Child Health through the University of Sydney. Georgia is enthusiastic about family medicine, and enjoys working together with patients to optimise their health through a holistic, patient-centred approach. She has an interest in preventative medicine, chronic disease management and mental health. Having grown up in rural Victoria, Georgia is currently enjoying living in Melbourne and all that it has to offer. Outside of work she enjoys keeping active, reading and exploring new destinations both locally and abroad.

Dr Paaree Senguttuvan

MBBS

Paaree completed his medical degree at the University of Adelaide in 2014. He has since worked at the Royal Adelaide Hospital, Women's and Children's Hospital and Ballarat Base Hospital in a number of areas including emergency medicine, paediatrics and obstetrics and gynaecology. He also has some experience working in custodial health, doing afterhours locum services and general surgical assisting at Northpark Private Hospital. Paaree trained as a General Practice registrar across a number of different clinics in Melbourne and has an interest in children's health, mental health, preventative health and travel medicine. He can also perform minor skin procedures as well as Implanon insertion and removal. When he is not working, Paaree enjoys Melbourne's vibrant arts scene, as well as playing and producing music.

Dr Laura Beaton

B Med Sci (Hons), Grad Dip Sci Comm, MD

Originally from California, Laura graduated with a Doctor of Medicine from The University of Melbourne in 2015. She completed her internship at The Royal Melbourne Hospital and has worked as a resident at Western Health. Before medicine she worked in biomedical research, science communication and advancement. She started her General Practice training in 2018 and has special interests in family planning, child and youth health, preventative medicine, primary care research, medical education and sustainability. Laura is trained to perform IUD (Mirena/Copper) and Implanon insertion and removal.

Dr Lucy Dang

MBBS

Lucy is currently on maternity leave and expected to return in 2020.

Lucy graduated from Monash University in 2012. As a junior doctor following graduation, she has worked at the Royal Melbourne Hospital, Western Hospital and many emergency departments throughout Victoria, New South Wales, Tasmania and Queensland. She is passionate about all areas of general practice and her special interests include pregnancy and antenatal care, acupuncture for joint pain, skin cancer checks and minor skin procedures. Lucy has completed training in Medical Acupuncture with the Australian Medical Acupuncture College. Lucy is also trained to perform implanon insertion and removal. She is able to converse in Mandarin.