Allied Health Professionals
Audika is one of the world’s leading networks of hearing care professionals, making a huge difference to the lives of people with hearing difficulties. For over 70 years, they have provided hearing care services to Australians. Whether you have had your hearing tested before, or it’s a totally new experience for you, they will always take extra care to create, ‘the Hearing Life difference’. This is a combination of the very best facilities combined with friendly, professional staff that has a clear focus on addressing your needs. Audika is fully accredited by the Office of Hearing Services to provide subsidised services to pensioners and veterans under the Australian Government Hearing Services Program.
Lisa is a Credentialed Mental Health Nurse with the Australian College of Mental Health Nurses and has twenty years experience working with patients with mental health conditions both in Australia and she also worked in London for five years. Most of her focus has been with adult mental health patients but Lisa has also worked with adolescents and eating disorders and drug and alcohol patients. Lisa has done some training in psychotherapy and ACT and try to work with the patients on an individual basis depending on what their needs might be.
Lisa is available with us on alternating Mondays and Fridays.
Mr Andreas Carvajal provides services from Gippsland Lung Function at Warragul Specialist Centre.
- Spirometry Pre & Post Bronchodilator (No breathing medicines on day of test)
- Diffusing Capacity (DLCO) (No smoking 4 hours prior to test)
- Bronchial Provocation Test (only available after discussion with physician)
Philip graduated in 1983 and has vast experience in muscular skeletal physiotherapy, sports injuries and neurological patients. He ran a successful private practice for many years and was head physio at Ringwood Private Hospital for 28 years helping medical and surgical patients and oncology patients. Philip takes a holistic approach to treatment. He designed and ran meditation groups and mindfulness classes for 15 years which he used in conjunction with traditional physiotherapy treatments.
Mr Hunter continues to use his knowledge to assist patients with a wide range of challenges ranging from joint replacement, sports injuries, neurological conditions to oncology and rehabilitation.
Treatment is friendly, ‘hands-on’ and professional. Philip’s treatments enable his patients to regain meaningful function. Physiotherapy is helpful in addressing spinal pain, headaches, shoulder pain, joint pain and in post-surgical rehabilitation.