Dr Philip Perlstein

Dr Philip Perlstein

M.B.B.S.(Hons), F.R.A.C.G.P., F.S.Dr.A

Phil co-founded The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre in February 1993. After 42 years Phil is no longer consulting, but is actively involved in the management of the practice.

Jessica Leckie

Jessica Leckie

Diploma of Remedial Massage Therapy, Advanced Diploma of Myotherapy.

Jessica is currently on maternity leave. Please call 9650 9372 to discuss the most suitable practitioner for you to see in her absence.

Gordon Mc Donald

Gordon Mc Donald

BApSci(Physiotherapy).

Physiotherapy Director. Co-founded The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre in 1993. After more than 40 years of clinical management, Gordon is no longer consulting with patients, but remains actively involved in assisting with managing The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre while supporting and mentoring other Practitioners.

Dr Suleiman Halabi

Dr Suleiman Halabi

MBBS, FRACGP

Suleiman has joined Midtown Medical Clinic after starting his career at the Alfred Hospital in Orthopaedics and General Surgery, spending many years in a General Practice in the Northern Suburbs followed by working as part of the COVID-19 Quarantine Program.

Dr Jessica Foley

Dr Jessica Foley

MD, MSc, BSc, FRACGP

Jess has a strong passion for medicine/health and has special interests in emergency medicine, women’s health and sports medicine.

Dr Mark Benton

Dr Mark Benton

MBChB, MRCGP, FRACGP, MSc Sports and Exercise Medicine, FFSEM

Mark has a holistic approach to medicine, believing that good communication and patient’s involvement in their care is the key to successful treatment.

Dr Tiarni Tomita

Dr Tiarni Tomita

MBBS, PhD, FRACGP

Tiarni has considerable experience in providing medical care for people from non-English speaking background as well as local residents.

Dr David Velten

Dr David Velten

M.B.B.S, F.R.A.C.G.P

David is a General Practitioner with special interests in Sports Medicine.

Dr Fiona Broderick

Dr Fiona Broderick

M.B.B.S.(Hons), F.R.A.C.G.P

Fiona is a highly respected, experienced General Practitioner with special interest in quality, safety and innovation in patient care. 

Dr Zeeshan Arain

Dr Zeeshan Arain

M.B.B.S, M.P.H.T.M, F.R.A.C.G.P

Zee is experienced in all aspects of general medicine with an interest in preventative and nutritional medicine.

Dr Braham Goldberg

Dr Braham Goldberg

MBBS, BMEDSC (HONS), FRACGP.

Braham's areas of expertise are cosmetic medicine, dermatology, skin checks, minor procedures and excisions.

Dr Anh Nguyen

Dr Anh Nguyen

M.B.B.S (Hons), F.R.A.C.G.P

Anh has a special interest in women’s health, sexual health, travel medicine and preventative medicine.

Ethan Tan

Ethan Tan

Commenced at The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre in 2022

Ethan will be working with us part-time whilst he completes his Psychology degree at Melbourne University. 

Dr Mark Martakis

Dr Mark Martakis

M.B.B.S.

Mark is a highly experienced General Practitioner specialising in all aspects of general medicine.

Mia Fatouros

Mia Fatouros

Commenced at The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre in 2022

Mia is enthusiastic about helping others and is eager to apply her skills to the healthcare industry.

Dr Cathy Grech

Dr Cathy Grech

M.B.B.S., F.R.A.C.G.P.

Cathy has a special interest in women’s health and contraception, sexual health, mental health and adolescent & young adult medicine. She is however, currently unable to take on any new patients.

Georji Stegeman

Georji Stegeman

Commenced at The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre in 2022

Georjie's experience in the service industry means she loves the social interaction with patients – she’s always up for a yarn!

Mia McLeod

Mia McLeod

Commenced at The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre in 2021

Mia is looking forward to meeting our patients and using her experience to help them in any way that she can.

Dr Anita Muñoz

Dr Anita Muñoz

M.B.B.S (Hons), FRACGP, Grad Cert Clin Teach, MPH

Anita is dedicated to evidence based medicine and actively involves her patients in their own healthcare.

Michelle Le

Michelle Le

Commenced at The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre in 2021

Michelle has worked in smaller clinics prior to joining Midtown Medical Clinic. Having completed a bachelor in nutrition, she is passionate about health and helping patients.

Dr Ben Teoh

Dr Ben Teoh

M.B.B.S., F.R.A.C.G.P.

Ben has a particular interest in men’s health, sexual health, travel medicine and monitoring the health of body builders.

Liam Gellie

Liam Gellie

Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours), APA Spinal Physiotherapy Level 1, GLA:D, Dry Needling, Clinical Pilates, APPI Graduate Certificate Sports Physiotherapy, ASCA Level 1 Strength and Conditioning

Liam enjoys managing all sporting injuries and through the use of manual therapy and exercise prescription, enabling his clients to return to high level performance.

Dr Duc Tran

Dr Duc Tran

M.B.B.S., F.R.A.C.G.P.

Duc is well known for his strong clinical and diagnostic skills and has a special interest in aviation and travel medicine.

Romme Grimes

Romme Grimes

Commenced at The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre in 2021

Romme will continue to work casually for the next few years as she completes a Doctor of Physiotherapy at Melbourne University, commencing February 2022.

Katsu Inoue

Katsu Inoue

Bachelor of Biomedicine, Doctor of Physiotherapy, APA Spinal Physiotherapy Level 2, APA Sports Physiotherapy Level 1, GLA:D Australia, Dry needling

Katsu highly values the combination of hands-on manual therapy and active injury management with specific exercise programs tailored for each individual to ensure promoting optimum recovery.

Dr Jennifer Anderson

Dr Jennifer Anderson

M.B.B.S., D.R.A.N.Z.C.O.G, F.R.A.C.G.P, M.F.M(clin).

Jennifer has a special interest in women’s health, pregnancy management and shared maternity care.

Kate Ryan

Kate Ryan

B.Physiotherapy (Hons)

Kate has a particular interest in sporting injuries, the lower limb and exercise-based rehabilitation.

Shanu

Shanu

Commenced at The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre in 2020

Shanu continued her passion for helping people by working in several medical practices and recently completed her Certificate IV in Health Administration.

Daina Elzinga

Daina Elzinga

Commenced at The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre in 2018

Daina joined The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre with a background in child care, retail and customer care. She enjoys doing all she can to help our patients achieve their health goals.

Dr Simon Wilding

Dr Simon Wilding

M.B.B.S, F.R.A.C.G.P.

Simon is a very compassionate General Practitioner with a special interest in men’s health and travel medicine.

Jessica Frydenberg

Jessica Frydenberg

B. Physiotherapy, Post Grad Cert in Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy

Jessica has a particular interest in Pelvic Floor Physiotherapy, pre & post-natal conditions (including return to exercise and sport) and sports injuries, particularly in dancers and performers.

Kristen Duffy

Kristen Duffy

Commenced at The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre in 2018

Prior to joining us, Kristen was working as a medical receptionist at a smaller practice. She is thoroughly enjoying working with our large and dynamic team.

Hannah Ware

Hannah Ware

Bachelor Applied Science (Physiotherapy), Clinical Pilates.

Hannah is passionate about injury prevention and rehabilitation and conducts exercise classes using Pilates equipment to promote recovery.

Dr Sarah Matenson

Dr Sarah Matenson

M.B.B.S (Hons), D.R.A.N.Z.C.O.G, F.R.A.C.G.P.

Sarah has a special interest in women’s health, shared maternity care and dermatology.

Daniel Yee

Daniel Yee

M.Physio (sports), Dip Sports Med, Dip Manipulative Therapy, B.Physio.

Dan has a wealth of experience and takes the time and effort with all of his patients to ensure optimal recovery.

Dr Adrienne Chan

Dr Adrienne Chan

M.B.B.S., F.R.A.C.G.P.

Adrienne is a very experienced General Practitioner with a special interest in women’s health and shared maternity care.

Emily Kalaitzidis

Emily Kalaitzidis

Commenced at The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre in 2016

Emily enjoys working alongside her colleagues in a causal capacity whilst completing her Masters degree in Justice and Criminology.

Kellie Bradley

Kellie Bradley

Commenced at The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre in 2010

Kellie is well known to many of our loyal patients. She is our most experienced reception team member, heavily involved in the training of new staff and passionate about helping our patients.

Dr Ben Barresi

Dr Ben Barresi

M.B.B.S., F.R.A.C.G.P.

Ben is a Sports Doctor and General Practitioner with over 20 years experience and a special interest in addiction medicine.

Sophie Heywood

Sophie Heywood

PhD, B.Physio(Hons), Master Physio(Sports), Cert Hydro (UK).

Sophie has over 20 years experience and a special interest aquatic physiotherapy and the management of knee osteoarthritis.

Dr Howard Goldenberg

Dr Howard Goldenberg

MBBS, FRACGP.

Howard is very experienced in all aspects of general medicine with a special interest in mental health and rural & remote medicine.

Faye Stokes

Faye Stokes

Commenced at The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre in 2010

Faye is our Assistant Practice Manager and Finance Manager. She has over 40 years experience in medical administration, 12 years of which was in Practice Management.

Dr Kathy Yu

Dr Kathy Yu

M.B.B.S., MPH, Grad Dip Sports Medicine, FRACGP.

Kathy is a highly experienced and compassionate Sports Medicine Doctor.

Lisa McCabe

Lisa McCabe

B.Physiotherapy

Lisa has over 25 years experience as a Physiotherapist and is well known for her thorough and compassionate patient management.

Dr Anne Jackson

Dr Anne Jackson

M.B.B.S., DipRACOG.

Anne is an incredibly compassionate General Practitioner with more than 35 years experience in all aspects of general medicine.

Felicity Jobling

Felicity Jobling

Bachelor of Nursing, Nurse Cervical Screening Provider, Bachelor of Health Science - Naturopathy (in progress)

Flick has been working in a medical practice in Geelong for almost 7 years and is excited to start working with us in Melbourne and see what the lovely CBD has to offer!

Emily Commerford

Emily Commerford

BEx&SpSc, MDiet(Hons), ISAK Accredited Anthropometrist.

As a Sports Dietitian, Emily's particular area of expertise lies in improving the health, wellbeing and performance of her patients.

Christina Kourkoutsis

Christina Kourkoutsis

Commenced at The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre in 1998

Our Assistant Practice Manager Christina knows everything there is to know about our practice and is a wealth of information for all of our staff and patients We would be lost without her!

Dr Con Mitropoulos

Dr Con Mitropoulos

M.B.B.S., F.R.A.C.G.P.

Con commenced at The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre in 1994 and is now a Director. He is a highly respected Sports Doctor and General Practitioner well known for the thorough management of his patients.

Simon Nelson

Simon Nelson

B.App.Science.Physiotherapy, Grad.Diploma.Ergonomics.

Simon has extensive experience with both elite and recreational athletes and additional qualifications in ergonomics.

Anabelle Hawkins

Anabelle Hawkins

Bachelor of Health Sciences, Master of Podiatric Practice

Anabelle has considerable experience with a particular interest in footwear prescription and dry needling of the lower limb.

Imogen Clements

Imogen Clements

Bachelor of Health Science (Myotherapy)

Imogen's myotherapy involves the use of soft tissue techniques, cupping, dry needling and exercise prescription to help clients achieve musculoskeletal health and their performance goals.

Louise Miller

Louise Miller

Bachelor of Nursing

Louise commenced at our co-located Midtown Medical Clinic in January 2014. She is a Registered Nurse and qualified nurse Immuniser well known for her fabulous sense of humour.

Leon Adkins

Leon Adkins

Diploma Remedial Massage Therapy, Grad Dip Human Nutrition, Cert 4 Fitness.

The marathon-running Leon is highly skilled at treating running related injuries and assisting with event preparation.

Diane Rennard

Diane Rennard

B.(Nutrition and Dietetics), Accredited Practising Dietitian, Accredited Nutritionist.

Di is passionate about food and its relationship to health and disease. She specialises in the management of eating disorders.

Julie Tatnell

Julie Tatnell

Commenced at The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre in 1993

Julie has been with The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre since the beginning, starting as a practice Dietitian the moving into the role of Practice Manager in September 2008.

Dr Harry Unglik

Dr Harry Unglik

M.B.B.S., F.R.A.C.G.P., F.A.S.M.F., F.S.Dr.A.

Harry co-founded The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre in February 1993. He is a highly experienced Sports Doctor and General Practitioner with over 45 years experience.

Roger Moore

Roger Moore

B.App.Sci (Physio.) B.Sc.(Hons) M.A.P.A.

Roger co-founded The Melbourne Sports Medicine Centre in February 1993. He is a highly experienced Physiotherapist with over 35 years of experience in private practice.

Chris Petropoulos

Chris Petropoulos

B.App.Sc.(Pod), M.A.Pod.A,. A.A.P.S.M.

Chris has over 30 years experience and is well known for his thorough management of musculoskeletal and biomechanical injuries.

Danilo Mangiameli

Danilo Mangiameli

Bachelor in Human Movement Sciences, Master in Sciences & Techniques of Preventive & Adaptive Movement Activities

Danilo is an ESSA Accredited Exercise Physiologist with over 9 years of experience in the management of various chronic conditions.

Mary-Anne Schlosser

Mary-Anne Schlosser

Registered Nurse, Nurse Immuniser

Mary-Anne commenced at our co-located Midtown Medical Clinic in November 2012. She is a highly experienced and compassionate Registered Nurse and qualified Nurse Immuniser.

Claire Baxter

Claire Baxter

B.Sc (Hons Psych.), MPsych.

When working with Claire, you can expect a respectful, open minded space through which she will work with you to understand your story and your challenges from your perspective.