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Doctors you can trust.

If you are looking for a reliable and experienced family doctor in Taylor Lakes area, you have come to the right place! The Wyperfeld Medical Clinic operates under the Medicare ‘Bulk Billing’ system - visit our Fees and Patients' Information page for details. Scheduling appointments is easy. Call us today or book online.
Who we are
Wyperfeld Medical Clinic is an accredited family-oriented general practice committed to providing quality patient care. Our goal is to understand your healthcare needs and your lifestyle.
What we can do for you
Managing health risks and chronic illness is important to maintaining your quality of life! We provide care plans for people with chronic disease, health checks and health assessments.
How our services work
Our health care professionals and staff are committed to helping patients and their families clarify and coordinate their overall health care plan, to assess their health care choices, and to provide a home for their medical care.

Visit our clinic.

We are located on 1 Wyperfeld Avenue, Taylors Lakes, VIC 3038, at the corner of Wyperfeld Avenue and Sunshine Avenue in Taylor Lakes. There is ample on-site parking available. Our opening hours are Monday/Wednesday/Friday from 9am to 6.00pm, Tuesday and Thursday from 8.30am to 6pm, and Saturday from 12noon to 3pm. We are closed on Sundays and public holidays.

Accessibility via public transport
The clinic is also easily accessible by public transport via the 419, 421 and 476 bus services. Check Public Transport Victoria website for an up to date timetable of your local bus services.

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Meet Our Team

Dr. Cristina Simu
Dr. Cristina Simu
Doctor

Dr. Simu graduated from Australia National University (ANU) with a degree of Medicine in 2009 and obtained a fellowship with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) soon after. Dr. Simu is an experienced GP with a friendly and approachable personality. She is especially good at working with women and children. As a mother herself, Dr. Simu knows how important your own child’s health is to you and will dedicate time to explain and discuss your child’s healthcare, needs and concerns. She values forming relationships and building trust with all her patients.

Special Interests: Maternal health, mental health, child immunisation, health checks, travel vaccinations.

Languages other than English: Romanian

Dr. Ishani Wijegunawardena
Dr. Ishani Wijegunawardena
Doctor
Dr. Ishani is a highly skilled, confident medical practitioner, with over 15 years of diverse experience in passionately caring for patients with advanced training in Family Medicine, Chronic Disease Management, Preventive Health, Lifestyle Medicine, Women Health, Surgery and Paediatrics.
Dr Lynn Tun
Dr Lynn Tun
Doctor

Dr Lynn has more than 10 years experience of medicine across different fields of practice in both regional and metropolitan areas, gaining valuable experience in a variety of presentations.

He has vast experience in emergency medicine, geriatrics medicine, paediatric , complex medical conditions and chronic disease management. He also has experience in providing comprehensive health care to elderly population and aged care facilities.

He wants to help local communities, providing physical, mental health and comprehensive family medicine. He also has an interest in Skin checks and minor skin cancer procedures as well.

Dr Nilantha Jayarathna
Dr Nilantha Jayarathna
Doctor

Dr Nilantha Jayarathna is a General Practitioner at Wyperfeld Medical Medical Centre.

Dr Jayarathna obtained his qualifications MBBS in 2008 and had worked in intensive care , emergency units , general medical and surgical units during his career to get comprehensive experience to improve his ability to treat his patients safely. Dr Jayarathna completed his fellowship FRACGP in 2019 and has 12 years of experience as a medical practitioner with a special interests in chronic disease management, minor procedures, men’s health, sexual health, mental health and cosmetics (botox, fillers, PRP) as a GP.

Before starting at Wyperfeld Medical Clinic, Dr Jayarathna worked as a Medical Officer in general medicine and surgery for 2 years, Medical Officer in Intensive care and emergency service units for 4 years and in General Practice for 6 years.

Dr Jayarathna enjoys Latin Dancing (Australian National Level competitor), Gymming and travelling.

Dr Jayarathna is available for your consultation on Mondays, Wednesday and Fridays at Wyperfeld Medical Clinic Medical Centre.

Dr Rahul Tipnis
Dr Rahul Tipnis
Doctor

With great pleasure we would like to welcome Dr Rahul Tipnis MBBS, MS(GENERAL SURGERY), FRACGP to our clinic.

Having worked in various hospitals in Australia, UK and India in surgical departments, Dr Tipnis brings with him expertise in surgical procedures. He shall be visiting our clinic and performing circumcision for all ages and vasectomy at our clinics in Werribee and Wyperfeld.

To book a no fee consultation with Dr Tipnis contact our receptionist. Please note: Appointments for circumcision is not available through our online booking system; please call the Clinic to book your appointment for this service.

Phil Dolevski
Phil Dolevski
Podiatrist

Phillip Dolevski completed a Bachelor of Health Science (B.HSc) and Masters of Podiatric Practice (M.Pod) at La Trobe University. He has worked in a range of private and public health settings which has given him the knowledge and experience to treat a wide range of lower limb pathologies.

He has a personal interest in sports including triathlon and weight training which allows him to design a treatment and rehabilitation program that’s simple and specific to his clients.

Lemonia Kollaras
Lemonia Kollaras
Psychologist

Lemonia Kollaras is a psychologist registered with the Registration Board of Victoria. Lemonia is professionally qualified and experienced, who listens, gives individuals her time, offers support and understanding, respects confidentiality, provides feedback and guidance as well as assists all patients to bring about any necessary and desired change in their lives.

A special interest of hers consists of cognitive behavior therapy – a practical, sensible and effective approach to help individuals master their thoughts and think constructively. Specific areas of her assistance also include Depression, Stress, Anxiety, Phobias, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders, Assertiveness, Anger, Trauma, Grief and Loss, Relationships, Conflict, Sleep, Eating Disorders and Personality issues.

Her qualifications include B.A., Grad. Dip. Ed. Psychology, Master of Psychology and is affiliated with and a member of the Australian Psychological Society.

Fizza
Fizza
Dietitian

Fizza is a passionate practitioner and shows genuine care towards her patients. She believes that the root of good health comes from nutrition. She is passionate about promoting health and nutrition literacy, helping others achieve and sustain a flexible and mindful healthy lifestyle. She exhibits excellent cultural competency. She translates the latest evidence-based nutrition research into meaningful personalised nutrition interventions to assist and empower her patients to obtain long term results and improve their health and wellbeing.

Fizza provides a customised and integrated counselling approach to manage a range of specific conditions such as Diabetes, Gastrointestinal Health, Cardiovascular Health, Oncology, Weight Management, Sports Performance, Women’s Health and Fertility.

In her spare time, Fizza enjoys trying new restaurants, travelling, being creative in the kitchen, and reading up on the latest health and nutrition information.

Bhavik Dadia
Bhavik Dadia
Musculoskeletal and Sports Physiotherapist

Bhavik Vijay Dadia BPT, MPT, APAM, MIAP is a registered physiotherapist in Australia, UK and India. He has Undergone Masters of Advanced Clinical Physiotherapy (Sports) at University of South Australia. He has over 3 years of clinical experience.

His work profile has covered managing injuries by treating and rehabilitating athletes from varied sports backgrounds within a stringent time period thereby accelerate the return to play. With exercise prescription forming the base of injury rehabilitation, it involved the use of adjuncts – Dry needling, Taping, Manual therapy as well.

The highlight of his past associations include being appointed as a physiotherapist by FIFA at the FIFA U-17 World Cup for the entire Referee delegation.

Bhavik is passionate about treating musculoskeletal and sports injuries, including adolescent clients. He has strong interest in congenital disorders and disabilities and loves working with NDIS clients.

Sarah Truong-Nguyen
Sarah Truong-Nguyen
Practice Nurse

Ms Sarah Truong-Nguyen is our practice nurse at Wyperfeld Medical Clinic. Her role is to optimise patient care by triaging and coordinating medical management with our GPs, assist in procedures and provide routine pathology services such as blood tests and immunisations.

Sarah has also completed her nurse vaccinator course, she has a passion in fighting vaccine preventable diseases and educating those around her on these conditions.

In addition to this, Sarah has a special interest in chronic diseases such as cardiovascular disease, asthma and diabetes. She plays an integral role in facilitating the management of these conditions, through establishing chronic disease care plans and organising ongoing patient follow up with our GPs.

Sarah is committed to improving the quality of care for our patients at this practice.

Muneeza Arslan
Muneeza Arslan
Practice Nurse
Muneeza is our practice nurse.
Harshika Ranatunga
Harshika Ranatunga
Practice Manager

Harshi is originally from Ambalangoda , Sri Lanka. She has a background in biomedical engineering from the university of Auckland. She has lived both in New Zealand and Sri Lanka. Both her parents and her husband being doctors.

Harshi decided to support her husband in her venture and training in the role of Practice manager. She has two daughters and is also a full time house wife. She enjoys cooking , entertaining , knitting and reading. She loves to travel and spend time with family.

Ashani Dissanayaka
Ashani Dissanayaka
Receptionist

Our staff have experience in medical reception and are very happy to help in any way. Please feel confident in seeking their assistance.

Alex Sanhueza
Alex Sanhueza
Receptionist

Our staff have experience in medical reception and are very happy to help in any way. Please feel confident in seeking their assistance.

Chantal Sanhueza
Chantal Sanhueza
Receptionist

Our staff have experience in medical reception and are very happy to help in any way. Please feel confident in seeking their assistance.

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