General Paediatrician with special interest in Paediatric Dermatology
Dr Monika Tasani
MBBS BMedSci FRACP Dip Prac Derm
General Paediatrician Dr Monika Tasani consults privately at Melbourne Paediatric Specialists and welcomes new patients and referrals.
Dr Monika Tasani specialises in children’s medical conditions from birth to 18 years with particular interests:
Paediatric dermatology; birthmarks, haemangiomas
Infant feeding problems and unsettled babies
Asthma, eczema, allergies
Developmental delays, ADHD, Autism
BACKGROUND AND EXPERIENCE
Monika is a general paediatrician with a special interest in Paediatric Dermatology. She graduated with MBBS and Bachelor of Medical Science from the University of Melbourne (Australia) and obtained her FRACP in General Paediatrics. Monika completed her paediatric training through the Royal Children’s Hospital and Monash Children’s Hospital. Monika is currently completing a Post-Graduate Diploma in Practical Dermatology through the University of Wales, Cardiff in the UK.
After completing her paediatric training, Monika went on to complete a fellowship in Paediatric Dermatology at the Great Ormond Street Hospital in London (UK) and further developed her interest this area. Prior to moving back to Victoria, Monika worked as a private paediatrician in International Medical Clinic in Singapore caring for expatriate families from all over the world. As well as working at MPS, Monika consults at Monash Children’s Medical Clinic in Clayton.
Monika enjoys working closely with allied health professionals and educators and believes that close communication is key to helping the child and their family.