• Platinum Medical Centre

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  • Platinum Medical Centre

    CaringProfessionalism

  • Platinum Medical Centre

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Allied Health Services

Diabetes

Helen Schifferle

She is Credentialed Diabetes Educator

Appointments may be arranged by contacting Helen on 0732931168.

E-mail: info@daibetesmanagement.net.au

Mobile: 0438121124

Psychology

Lesley Clarkson

Lesley is a very experienced clinical psychologist who offers counselling for anxiety, depression, work related stress and trauma and relationship issues. She is registered to provide counselling under the Brisbane Minds Mental Health initiative.

Appointments may be arranged by contacting Lesley on 0432801561.

Caroline Daniel

Caroline Daniel

BA Psych (Hons), Registered Psychologist, Member Australian Psychological Society (MAPS), STAP accredited supervisor.

Caroline is a registered psychologist who has broad, generalist experience gained after many years in the public and private sectors. Caroline’s approach is client-focused, empathetic and compassionate and she believes each person has the ability to recover and grow.

Caroline has specific expertise in the assessment and treatment of mental health issues which include depression, anxiety, stress, grief, loss, trauma, PTSD, schizophrenia, bi-polar and self-esteem issues. Work related issues include accident and injury, return to work and rehabilitation.

Caroline works with veterans, individuals, couples and families undergoing life transitions (separation/divorce, career/life crises and ageing). She uses a variety of therapeutic techniques including: Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Interpersonal Psychotherapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Mindfulness, DBT, EMDR, Schema and Solution Focused approaches.

Call 0416189810 for appointments.

Janet O’Donnell

Janet O’Donnell

Janet O’Donnell is a Generalist Psychologist who specializes in Clinical and Counselling Psychology

She has enjoyed a career in psychology for over 14 years.

Janet is a practical psychologist in the sense that she likes to work collaboratively finding practical strategies and tools to help people work toward a rich and meaningful life.

Adjustment Disorders, Mood Disorders incl. Bipolar Affective Disorder Anxiety Disorders incl. PTSD Trauma, Psychosis, Personality Disorders, Relationship Counselling, Grief Counselling, Suicide Prevention, Drug @ Alcohol Counselling Adjustment Disorders, Psychometric Testing, Supervision.

Call 0407729059 for appointments.

Dietician

Nina Nguyen

Our visiting dietician, from Solutions with Food is an accredited dietician with many years of experience in all areas of Dietetics. He has a special interest in Diabetes, High Cholesterol, Heart Disease, but treats all types of problems including Food Sensitivities/Allergies, Coeliac Disease, Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Obesity. He has a very successful weight management system that has helped many patients lose weight.

Call 07 3266 6881 for appointments.

Queensland Orthotics and Podiatry

Justin Taylor

Justin is our visiting podiatrist. His motto is to ‘fix feet’ and he is competent in treating a range of conditions from Corns, Calluses, Foot Ulcers, Diabetic Foot, Plantar Fasciitis to a host of foot /gait problems.

Call 3283 6301 for appointments.

Acupuncture

Emma Goodwin

Emma is our in-house acupuncturist and Chinese medicine practitioner. She is a level 4 acupuncturist with many years of experience in treating a range of medical conditions such as headaches, neck pain, arthritis, tendonitis, anxiety, stress, premenstrual tension, infertility, backache, sinusitis and fibromyalgia.

Bookings can be made online at www.emmagoodwin.net

Call 0416231831 for appointments.

Audiologist

Craig Brinin

Craig is our in-house audiologist to assist with any concerns with hearing.

Call 3855 3222 for appointments.

Hypnotherapy

Hypnotherapy

Krystyna Zuzak

Krystyna is our visiting clinical hypnotherapist and offers treatment for smoking cessation, weight loss, insomnia, gambling, phobias and fears.

Call 3265 6819 for appointments.

Practice Nurses

A practice nurse is a highly skilled and experienced clinical nurse who provides all aspects of nursing care; immunisations (baby/adult/travel), wound care, conducts medicals and assists with chronic disease management plans and health assessments.

Our practice nurses Deborah Finucane and Julie Alexander are very competent and caring nurses who provide excellent nursing care to our patients. They are both highly skilled in conducting medical assessments and managing chronic diseases.

Reception Staff

  • Maria Grasso

    Maria Grasso

  • Carol Clifford

    Carol Clifford

  • Evie Chen

    Evie Chen

  • Alka Kumari

    Alka Kumari

  • Lee Anne Herbert

    Lee Anne Herbert

  • Samia Ahmad

    Samia Ahmad

Our team of wonderful reception staff run the front desk efficiently and are the reason Platinum Medical Centre operates professionally.

Locations & Directions

Platinum Medical Centre

18 Banfield Street (ATO Building) Chermside Q 4032

Tel: 07 3861 4455 | Fax: 07 3861 4444
Email: reception@platinummedical.com.au (for administrative uses only)

  • The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
  • Australasian College of Nutritional and Environmental Medicine
  • Australasian Integrative Medicine Association
  • QML Pathology