Melbourne Paediatric Specialists

At the Children’s
Melbourne Paediatric Specialists

Melbourne Paediatric Specialists at the Children’s brings together many of the most highly experienced children’s doctors and allied health professionals in Australia, at a brand new clinic facility in Parkville, Melbourne.

What We Do →
Paediatric Care
Paediatricians & Paediatric Sub-Specialists

Our unique group practice includes over 25 paediatricians who cover the spectrum of general and subspecialist paediatric care, enabling the provision of expert diagnosis, treatment and care for babies, children and teenagers across many acute and chronic illnesses.

Who We Are →
Team Focus
Allied Health

Our allied health team includes highly experienced paediatric neuropsychologists, paediatric physiotherapists, speech pathologists, clinical psychologists, maternal and child health nurse practitioners and clinical nurse consultants.

Who We Are →
Paediatrics in Practice for the busy GP
One Day Workshop Series for General Practitioners
Saturday 27 August 2016

Who We Are

Paediatricians & Paediatric Sub Specialists

DR CHRIS BARNES

MBBS FRACP FRCPA

Paediatric Haematologist

Dr Eunice Chan

MBBS BMedSci FRACP

Paediatric Neurologist,
General Paediatrician

Dr Katherine Chen

MBBS(Hons) FRACP

General Paediatrician
Developmental & Behavioural Paediatrician

Prof Nigel Curtis

MBBS DCH DTM&H MRCP FRCPCH PhD

Paediatrician
Specialist in Infectious Diseases,
Immunisations & Travel Medicine

Dr Gabriel Dabscheck

MBBS (Hons) FRACP MClinEpi

Paediatric Neurologist
and Epileptologist

Dr Thomas Forbes

MBBS (Hons) FRACP

Paediatric Nephrologist,
General Paediatrician

Dr Daniel Golshevsky

MBBS BMedSci FRACP

General Paediatrician

Prof Sonia Grover

MBBS FRANZCOG MD

Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecologist

Dr Amanda Gwee

MBBS FRACP DTM&H

General Paediatrician,
Infectious Diseases Physician,
Specialist in Travel Medicine and Immunisations,
Clinical Pharmacologist

Dr Monika Hasnat

MBBS BMedSc (Hons) FRACP FAFRM

Paediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Specialist

Dr Rick Jarman

MBBS FRACP

Paediatrician (Developmental & Behavioural Paediatrics)

Dr Geoffrey K. Lane

BPharm MBBS FRACP FCSANZ FACC

Consultant Cardiologist
Specialising in Congenital Heart Disease in Children and Adults

Dr Joanna Lawrence

BHB MBChB FRACP MPH

General Paediatrician

Mr Randal Leung

MBBS (Hons) PGDipSurgAnat FRACS

ENT Surgeon
(Otology, Rhinology, Paediatric ENT)

Dr Shaamini Lokuge-Hayes

MBBS FRACP

General Paediatrician
Developmental & Behavioural Paediatrician

Dr Laura Marco

MBBS (HONS), FRACP

General Paediatrician
Developmental & Behavioural Paediatrician

A/Prof Michael Marks

MBBS MD MPH FRACP

General Paediatrician
Developmental & Behavioural Paediatrician

A/Prof John Massie

MBBS FRACP PhD

Respiratory Paediatrician

Dr Sarah McNab

MBBS (Hons) FRACP

General Paediatrician
Developmental & Behavioural Paediatrician

Dr David Metz

MBBS FRACP

Paediatric Nephrologist

Prof Anthony Penington

MDBS FRACS

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon
– Vascular Anomalies

Dr Rod Phillips

MBBS FRACP PhD

Paediatric Skin Specialist

Dr Vered Schildkraut

BSC MD FRACP

Paediatric Gastroenterologist

A/Prof Adam Scheinberg

MBBS FRACP FAFRM DCH MMed

Paediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Specialist

Dr Peter Simm

MBBS (Hons) MD FRACP

Paediatric Endocrinologist

Dr Valerie Sung

MBBS (Hons) FRACP MPH PhD

General Paediatrician
Developmental & Behavioural Paediatrician

Dr Carolyn van Heerden

MBCHB FRACP Grad Cert Clinical Ed

General Paediatrician
Developmental & Behavioural Paediatrician

Paediatric Allied Health

Dr Sophie Banfield

B.Sc.(Hons).,D.Psych.(Clinical),MAPS

Clinical Psychologist

Dr Zeta Bierenkrant

BABSc(Hons) DPsych(Clinical) MAPS

Clinical Psychologist
Child and Family Psychology Clinic

DR CINZIA DE LUCA

BA/BSc(Hons) MPsych(Clin Neuro) PhD

Clinical Neuropsychologist

Ms Susan Fehring

BPhty, MPhty, SpecCertCR(Neuro), APAM

Physiotherapist

Ms Catherine Horder

Dip.App.Sc (Nursing), B.Sc. (OT)

Paediatric Occupational Therapist

DR ESTHER HUTCHINSON

BSc(Hons) DPsychClinNeuro

Paediatric Neuropsychologist

Ms Tracey Kearins

R.N (Paediatrics)

Clinical Nurse Consultant
– Infant sleep and settling
– Transition to parenthood

DR SARAH KNIGHT

BASc(Hons) MPsych(Clin Neuro) PhD

Clinical Neuropsychologist

Mr Ivan Mathieson

BA/BComm PGradDipAppPsych MPsych(Clin) MAPS

Clinical Psychologist

Ms MICHELE MEEHAN

R.N.R.M. MCHN M. Hlth Sc.

Clinical Nurse Consultant
– Infant feeding and settling

Ms Katherine Ong

B.App.Sci. (Speech Pathology) M.A. (Applied Linguistics)

Paediatric Speech Pathologist
– Feeding, swallowing and early communication

Dr Julia Shekleton

BBNSc(Hons), DPsych(Clin Neuro), MAPS

Clinical Neuropsychologist

Ms Robyn Stephen

B.App.Sci. (Speech Pathology) MSPAA,CPSP

Paediatric Speech Pathologist

Dr Renee Testa

BBSc, GradDipPsych, DPsych (Clin Neuro), MAPS

Clinical Neuropsychologist

Dr Katie Waters

BA (Hons) D.Psych (Clinical Child) MAPS

Clinical Psychologist

Mr Richard Wu

B.App Sc(Physio) MPH
PGCert in Physio (Paediatrics) APAM

Physiotherapist

At Melbourne Paediatric Specialists we are dedicated to providing the very best paediatric patient and family focused care

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Melbourne Children's Travel Clinic

Advice and vaccinations for the whole family.
Our travel clinic provides a one-stop comprehensive service for children and their families who are travelling overseas. The clinic is run by specialists in infectious diseases with particular expertise in travel medicine.

Travel Clinic

Fussy Baby Clinic

For families of babies and toddlers (0 to 2 years old) with crying, feeding, settling and sleeping problems.
Includes assessment, management, counselling and education regarding all aspects of infant care and behaviour.

Fussy Baby Clinic

Autism Spectrum Disorders Assessment Team

Designed for families who have children up to 12 years of age with difficulties relating and communicating.
Comprehensive assessment service based on international standards for autism prepared by a highly experienced team including a Paediatrician, Clinical Psychologist and Speech Pathologist.

ASD Assessment Team