Meet Our Team
We invest in our people recruitment and retain the very best, so we can deliver exceptional, high-quality healthcare focused on an individual’s holistic needs. We strive to improve overall health, well being and quality of life.
Our clinical and administrative staff are a highly motivated, enthusiastic team that support each other and work together cohesively towards a common goal: creating a pleasant and positive experience through the delivery of excellent service for clients and patients of all age groups. Our grateful patients have acknowledged our attention to detail, efficiency, and our supportive and caring nature.
DR CHALAM KOLLI
MBBS, FRACGP, CERTIFICATE IN PRIMARY CARE SKIN CANCER MEDICINE (UQ)
Dr Chalam Kolli graduated in 1977, and has extensive general practice experience spanning more than three decades in three countries including Australia. He has a Fellowship of the Australian College of General Practitioners and a Certificate in Primary Care Skin Cancer Medicine from the University of Queensland. He has worked in both metropolitan and rural communities during his long tenure as a GP, and this has provided him with the experience to broaden his scope of clinical practice with greater clinical responsibility.
He provides a comprehensive and holistic approach to primary care management with a focus on patient centred care and specific problem-solving skills. To continue to maintain the delivery of excellent medical services to the community, he actively participates in continuing professional development programmes to develop and augment his knowledge base and skills.
Dr Kolli enjoys all areas of General Practice. Dr Kolli has a special interest in men’s health, skin cancer medicine, child health, travel medicine, mental health, chronic disease management, minor procedures, health promotion and disease prevention in a general practice setting. He provides high-quality skin cancer services that include education on prevention, early detection and management. He provides medical assessments for employment and insurance purposes tailored to accommodate individual specifications.
Dr Kolli believes in having a work-life balance. He exercises regularly and loves spending time with his grandchildren. He also enjoys travelling and watching movies.
Languages Spoken: English, Telugu, Hindi.
DR SUDEEP KOLLI
MD, CERTIFICATE IN AESTHETIC MEDICINE
Dr Sudeep Kolli has over fourteen years of experience in both hospital and clinic settings. His strong academic background and clinical training in Emergency Medicine and General Practice has equipped him with organisational, clinical and analytical skills to deliver first-class health care. His work experience with culturally diverse communities of various ethnic groups in metropolitan, regional and rural areas has provided him with a solid exposure to a high volume and a range of disease states and health disorders, including emergency care, primary care, chronic disease management, child and adolescent health, geriatrics, men's health, women's health and psychiatry.
Dr Sudeep Kolli has a special interest in Travel medicine and Cosmetic medicine. He believes that every person is unique and created diversely with different needs. He strives to make his clients and patients feel good, if not better, about themselves by creating treatment programmes specific to him or her. He continues to keep himself acquainted and educated with the latest advancements in medicine, medical technology and aesthetic medicine treatments by attending conferences and seminars both locally and overseas.
He has a friendly and compassionate nature, unparalleled commitment to integrity and indubitable desire to continually improve the quality of life of his patients and his skills as a physician.
He has a passion for exploring new technologies, he enjoys reading, learning new skills and spending time with his family.
Languages Spoken: English, Telugu.
Dr Zin Ye Naung
Dr Naung was born and trained in Myanmar (Burma). He has worked as a hospital medical officer before becoming a GP. Dr Naung has been working as a General Practitioner for many years and is interested in different aspects of medicine. He has a huge interest in emergency medicine, chronic disease management, men’s health, family planning and contraceptive advice, minor skin surgery and cosmetic medicine. Additionally, he can provide travel advice and immunisation as well as paediatric care and women’s health.
Dr Naung has attended additional training and professional development workshops accredited by RACGP in Australia to extend his knowledge and skills. His certificates include but are not limited to, Certificate of Psychological Medicine, Implanon insertion and fracture management.
When not working, Dr Naung enjoys volunteering in community health care and also doing active activities like hiking and swimming. He loves to travel and try out foods from different parts of the world.
Languages Spoken: English, Burmese.
Dr Seema Peterson
Dr Seema brings to this clinic her rich experience in public health and family medicine. She has worked with some international organisations like Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) and Medecine Sans Frontieres (MSF). Dr Seema has worked extensively in women’s health, infectious diseases, chronic ailments and geriatric care. Dr Seema is a community focused physician and while in India she used to conduct free medical camps on weekends for the underprivileged groups in the community. She also has a Masters in Business Management which helped her manage and implement various community-based health initiatives while working with BMGF. She has a keen interest in research and has some publications to her credit.
In her free time, Dr Seema likes to go for long drives with her family and explore new places. She is a foodie and apart from eating she loves experimenting with her cooking. Her motto in life is simple, ‘Do good, and good will come to you’.
Languages Spoken: English, Hindi, Marathi.
Clinical interests: General foot care, biomechanics, pediatrics, orthotic therapy, diabetic and high-risk foot assessment/management, minor foot surgery and Trigger Point Dry Needling.
Member: AHPRA, Diabetes Victoria
Karen graduated from AUT University in Auckland, New Zealand, with a Bachelor of Health Science in Podiatry. Karen’s main expertise lies within private practice treating a caseload ranging from general foot care, biomechanics, orthotic therapy, diabetic and high-risk foot assessment/management, minor foot surgery and Trigger Point Dry Needling. Karen thoroughly enjoys all aspects of podiatry, especially keeping up with the latest evidence-based research to optimise her clinical skills. In her spare time, she likes exploring the outdoors and keeping up with her dogs. Feel free to contact The Clinic regarding any queries; she looks forward to hearing from you!
To make an appointment with Karen, please call (03) 9741 1200
Nardos initially commenced her career in aged care as a personal care attendant in 2012 after attaining her Certificate III in Aged Care while studying VCE at Lakeview Senior College, Caroline Springs. Working in aged care presented Nardos with the ambition to further her career within the healthcare sector, leading her to advance education and attain her Bachelor of Nursing Degree with perioperative nursing as an elective from Victoria University in 2016. During her studies, Nardos gained extensive clinical skills and experience from clinical placement at various hospitals.
Since graduation, Nardos has worked as a hospital-based agency nurse and registered nurse within aged care facilities. Nardos then joined the team at The Clinic as a practice nurse. Nardos enjoys cooking and playing volleyball in her spare time. She is actively continuing to build her clinical skills and knowledge through specialised vocational courses and CPD workshop and seminars.