Our Team:

Our doctors have years of experience in all aspects of family medicine and are all accredited by the Australian Health Practioners Regulation Agency as specialist General Practioners.

Most of our doctors are Fellows of the RACGP and are GP Training Supervisors. Many of our doctors have also qualified in specialist areas that increase the services available to our patients.

Doctors:

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Dr Stuart Burton

MBBS, FRACGP, DRCOG

Stuart has been working at Kelvale since 1988. He is a Director of GP Services at Armadale Hospital. He is also a GP Training Supervisor.

Stuart's interests include:

  • Palliative Care
  • Menopause Management
  • Underwater Medicine

He also provides anaesthetic services for local specialists.

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Dr Edward Collinson

MBBChir, MRCGP, DRCOG

A Fellow of the RACGP he is ex-Royal Navy and worked as a solo practitioner locally for 5 years before joining the group in 1994. He is a GP Training Supervisor.

His interests include:

  • Minor Surgery
  • Aged Care
  • Preventative Medicine
  • Sports Medicine including the use of soft tissue ultrasound
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Dr Adrian Jameson

MBBS (UWA), Dip Anaes, DRANZCOG Advanced

Has been working at Kelvale since 1988 and has admitting privileges at Armadale Kelmscott Hospital.

His interests include:

  • Maternity Care, Ultrasound & Delivery
  • Colposcopy (management of abnormal pap smears)
  • Gynaecology & minor gynaecological procedures
  • Anaesthetics
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Dr Jane Potter

BSc, MBBS, MRCGP, Dip Child Health, Cert in Occupational Medicine

Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. She has admitting privileges at Armadale Hospital and is a GP Training Supervisor. She joined Kelvale in 1993 and practices all aspects of family medicine with specific interests in:

  • Occupational Medicine
  • Women's Health
  • Child Health
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Dr Kandiah Sritharan

MBBS, DRCOG, LRCP, MRCS, Dip Anaes

Has over 42 years General Practice experience with a broad base of General Practice interests including:

  • Child Health
  • Maternity Care
  • Family Medicine
  • Minor Surgery
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Dr Leif Thonell

FRACGP, Dip Anaes, MBBCh, DTM&H, MFamMed

Has been working in General Practice since 1995 and joined Kelvale in 2004. He holds a Masters’ degree in Family Medicine, as well as the Diploma in Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. His interests include:

  • Travel and Tropical Medicine
  • Men’s Health
  • Dermoscopy (skin cancer checks)
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Dr Peter Lim

MBBS

Has over 40 years General Practice experience in the South Perth Hills area.

His skills include:

  • Musculo-skeletal manipulation
  • Surgery (including circumcision)
  • Aged Care
  • Family Medicine
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Dr Deby Rori

MBBS, FRACGP, MSc (Infectious Diseases), Grad Dip Women’s Health

Her Interests lie in:

  • Family Medicine
  • Women’s Health and Maternity Care
  • Dermatology including skin cancer medicine (Cert in Primary Care Dermatology and Cert in Skin Cancer medicine)
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Dr Michelle Skellern

MBBCH, FRACGP

Dr Skellern’s interests lie in:

  • Family Medicine
  • Women’s Health
  • Preventative Medicine
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Child Health
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Dr Colin Stevens

MBBS

Has wide experience in country general and surgical practice and has been with Kelvale for more than 20 years.

His interests are:

  • Family Medicine
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Vasectomy
  • Skin Cancer Surgery
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Dr Fatin Wajdi

MBChB, MRCP, FRACGP

Dr Wajdi’s interests lie in family Medicine and women’s Health.

  • Female Arabic Speaking
  • Family Medicine
  • Women's Health
  • Child Health
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Dr Zhuo Yang

MBBS

Dr Yang’s interests lie in:

  • General Medicine
  • Mental Health
  • Child Health
  • Chronic Disease Management
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Dr Robert Perry

B.Pharm, MBBS, DAME, FRACGP

Also serving in the Royal Australian Navy, Rob is currently undertaking further training at King Edward Memorial Hospital.

Interests include:

  • Women's Health and Obstetrics
  • Child Health
  • Veterans' Health
  • Aviation Medicine
  • Sports Medicine
  • Musculoskeletal Injuries
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Mr Boris Kazakov

APD

Dietician

Boris Kazakov is a qualified Accredited Practicing Dietitian and an Accredited Sports Dietitian with over 25 years experience.

He has been in private practice for 15 years and consults to individuals, businesses, corporate groups, coaches, athletes and sporting teams.

Mr Marcelo Fragapane

BSc(Pod) DipAppSc(Pod)

Podiatrist

Marcelo graduated from Curtin University in 1990. He has lived in the district, and worked at Kelvale since 1994, so is well known and respected.

He is a very experienced practitioner in all aspects of general podiatry. He has a particular interest in biomechanics, sports podiatry and dealing with children’s foot problems.

Nurses:

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Shelley

RN, Primary Health Nurse

Shelley attained her Bachelor of Nursing through the University of Notre Dame and completed her Graduate Program at Armadale Health Service achieving her Graduate Certificate in Clinical Nursing.

She has wide experience in general medicine and adult mental health with particular interests in chronic disease management.

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Fiona

EN, Treatment Room Nurse

Fiona graduated in 1986 from the Kalgoorlie Regional Hospital School of nursing and commenced work at Kelvale in April 2007.

She has 16 years’ experience in practice nursing and enjoys all aspects of working in general practice.

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Cindy

EN, Treatment Room Nurse

Cindy recently joined the Kelvale team.  She has worked in General Practice since 2006.

With a strong passion for patient care and professional development Cindy brings her diverse experience to our team of nurses.

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Wendy

RN, Primary Health Nurse

As a registered nurse Wendy has had 12 years experience in aged care in a nursing home setting.

She is now practicing as a Primary Health Nurse at Kelvale conducting the over 75 yrs health assessments and mental health care plans.

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Heather

RN, Treatment Room Nurse

Heather is a qualified registered nurse who trained in the UK.

She has worked in hospitals in both the UK and Australia and has worked as a practice nurse at Kelvale since 2007.

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Tina Pollock

Tina has extensive knowledge of practice management and manages the staff and organization of the day to day functioning of the practice.

She takes particular pride in achieving very high standards for Kelvale in the accreditation process.

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Jackie Lewis

Jackie first started working at Kelvale in 1996 and has since undertaken further training to achieve the role of Practice Manager.

Jackie is now in charge of accounting and facilities.

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Supervisor
Matilda Wagenaar

Matilda has been part of the Kelvale team since 2012. She is friendly and committed to Kelvale. She is actively involved in all aspects of running the front desk.

Kelvale Reception Staff:

Sylvia, Joan, Liz, Heather, Paula, Sue, Kerrie, Jennie, Marysia, Gemma, Tammy