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South West Medical Centre is a part of South West Healthcare

Staff Profiles

Our clinic is made up of three different teams:  GPs & GP registrars, nurses, and administrative support. Day to day management of the clinic is undertaken by the Practice Manager and the Clinical Lead.

  • Dr Cecilia Akinloye - General Practice Registrar

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    With a passion for General Practice, Cecilia has practiced medicine in Australia, Europe and West Africa.  Her diverse experience has allowed her to develop great depth in clinical skills and a focus on providing a high standard of care to her patients.  Cecilia spends her spare time with her young family.

    Qualifications:

    • MBBS
    • DipRANZCOG

    Areas of Interest:

    • General Medicine
    • Women’s Health
    • Paediatrics

  • Dr Monica Bhatia - General Practitioner

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    Monica is a general practitioner in the true sense of its title. She enjoys general practice in its broadest sense.
    Monica maintains her interest in Chronic disease, Paediatrics, mental health, minor surgeries and procedural work, and women’s health.
    Outside of work, Monica enjoys spending time with her family, enjoying gardening and outdoors, keeping fit and active through tennis and walking her dog. She loves cooking different cuisines.

    Qualifications:

    • MBBS
    • FRACGP
    • MD Paediatrics (India)

    Areas of Interest:

    • Chronic illness
    • Paediatrics
    • Women’s Health
    • Mental Health
    • General Medicine

    Languages:

    • English
    • Hindi
    • Punjabi

    She has a special interest in Medical Education. As an accredited supervisor and medical educator, she contributes to teaching Deakin university medical students and GP registrars.

  • Dr Jisun (Sunny) Hong - General Practitioner

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    Having trained at South West Medical Centre as a registrar, Sunny has continued to practice with us since completing her Fellowship, looking after our local community. She has firmly settled into the region with the construction of her home, her new pride and joy. An avid and confident cook, Sunny shares an equal interest in gardening, however, has had less success in her horticultural endeavours. In her spare time, she has been known to indulge in the odd reality television series.

    Qualifications:

    • MBBS
    • FRACGP
    • Diploma in Child Health
    • Clinical Occupational Medicine Certificate

    Areas of Interest:

    • Paediatrics
    • General medicine
    • Golden retrievers

    Languages:

    • English
    • Korean

  • Dr Sheema Itrat - General Practitioner

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    Sheema has worked as a General Practitioner in the UK, Singapore and Australia.  With a passion in teaching and training, Sheema’s wealth of experience and commitment to high quality care for her patients makes her a fantastic fit at South West Medical Centre.  Sheema is keen on travel and spends her weekends exploring all the hidden gems around the region.

    Qualifications:

    • MBBS
    • MRCGP (UK)
    • FRACGP

    Areas of Interest:

    • Chronic Illness
    • Paediatrics
    • Women’s Health
    • Men’s Health
    • Skin cancer treatment

  • Katrina Hoye - Practice Nurse

    Katrina is the heart and soul of South West Medical Centre, having worked within the clinic since it’s unveiling in 2012. Katrina brings a wealth of experience as a practice nurse, continually updating her skills to meet patient needs and evidence based practice. Katrina is a passionate Collingwood supporter.

    Qualifications:

    • Bachelor of Nursing (RN)
    • Accredited Nurse Immuniser
    • Cert Infection Control
    • Cervical Screening and Introduction to Sexual Health (Nursing)

  • Tracey Brady - Practice Nurse

    Tracey brings the smiles to the practice! As an enrolled nurse Tracey provides pivotal support to our patients and the clinical team, on a day-to-day basis. Tracey relishes her time in her beautiful cottage garden!

    Qualifications:

    • Diploma of Nursing – Medication Endorsed
    • Certificate of Rehabilitation Nursing

  • Jannah Wright - Practice Manager

    As a new addition to the team, Jannah’s focus is on patient outcomes and she is keen to see the practice continually improve the patient experience. As a driver of change, with over 10 years of management experience and as a member of the Australian Association of Practice Management, Jannah brings a wealth of skills and knowledge to the practice. Jannah enjoys climbing the odd mountain or volcano, but ‘just the smaller ones’!

    Qualifications:

    • Bachelor Management (majoring in HR Management)
    • Dip Management
    • Dip Project Management
    • Dip Financial Services

Page last updated: 11 July 2021

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