BARIATRIC & GENERAL SURGEON
ENDOCRINE, BREAST SURGEON
Dr Siva Gounder
Mr. Siva Gounder is a General and Bariatric Surgeon. He is also a GESA accredited endoscopist.
- Bariatric Surgery - Sleeve gastrectromy, gastric bypass, gastric band
- Gastroscopies and colonoscopies
- General Surgeries like laparoscopic hernia repair, gallbladder surgery and bowel surgery
Qualifications and Medical Training
- Member of Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh(MRCSEd)- 2005
- Masters in Surgery University Malaya, (MS) - 2007
- Fellow of Royal Australasian College of Surgeon (FRACS)- 2015
- Bariatric Surgery Fellowship, North Shore Hospital Auckland - 2015
Dr. Rajesh Kanna
General & Interventional Cardiology, Hypertension Management, Vascular Heart Disease, Risk Factor Management, Arrhythmias
Dr. Rajesh Kanna's specialist experiences are Cardiology, Adelaide QEH; Fremantle Hosp; Oxford John Radcliffe Hosp; University of Alberta Hosp, Edmonton, Canada
Dr. Rajesh Kanna then immigrated to Australia having worked in Launceston and Adelaide before undergoing advanced training in general surgery towards his FRACS in Perth, Western Australia.
His current position is Director of CCU, Fremantle Hosp, Fremantle; Cardiologist Hearts West.
Dr Krishnamurthy Chikaveerappa
MBBS, MRCP(UK), MRCPI (Ireland) ,FRACP (AU),MRCP-ENDO (UK) ,PGCE (UK)
Dr Krish graduated from Bangalore (India) in 2000. He underwent physician and specialist endocrinology training in Liverpool (UK) and worked as a consultant in the UK. Dr Krish have fellowships from the UK, Ireland and Australia. He has a special interest in and holds post-graduate qualifications in teaching in clinical practice. He also has a special research interest in diabetes. Currently, he is working as a consultant physician and endocrinologist at Rockingham General Hospital. Dr Krish has been actively involved in supporting medical students in his Physician coordinator role attached to The University of Western Australia.
Dr Krish describes himself as passionate specialist in providing high level patient care and empowering patients in decision making. He values good communication with primary care physicians and patients. Feel free to discuss any endocrinology related patients with him on (08) 9498 6277.
Dr Krish’s area of interests are:
- Type 1 and type 2 diabetes , including patients on Insulin Pump
- Thyroid disorders
- Testosterone issues
- Calcium problems and osteoporosis
- Pituitary problems
Dr Amro Labib
Dr Amro Labib's mission is to provide personalised, high-quality care for all his patients in the area of Endocrine, Breast and General Surgery. He has created a world class practice that he believes in and continues to evolve on an ongoing basis.
Mr Amro Labib is now an experienced surgeon who has obtained very comprehensive post graduate training in the area of Endocrine and Breast surgery , Being trained in Melbourne as a General Surgeon, He was interested in more sub-speciality training in Endocrine and Breast surgery, so he undertook two successive fellowships in both Perth and Sydney to come back to Perth recently and start his consultant career.
His vision has been always to do his absolute best to make sure that his patients will have the best medical care possible in a friendly and relaxed environment ensuring they always have been informed with all the details and possible options in regards their treatment.
Mr Amro Labib is a certified surgeon by the Royal Australiasian College of Surgeons with College ID 151449.
- Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS).
- Member of the International Association of Endocrine Surgeons (IAES).
- Member of the Australian and New Zealand Endocrine Surgeons (AES).
- Member of Western Australia Endocrine Surgeons (WAES).
- Member of Breast Surgeons of Australia and New Zealand (Breast SurgANZ).
- Member of Breast Surgery International (BSI).
- Member of the Australian Society of Breast Diseases (ASBD).
- Member of General Surgeons Australia (GSA).
- Member of International Society of Surgery (ISS).
- Member of American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO).
- Examiner for the College SET 1 Exam (Part 1).
- Member of the SET Selection Interview Panel.
- Member of the Victorian Audit Surgical Mortality Panel (VASM).
Dr Suganthan Pathmanathan
CONSULTANT PHYSICIAN FOR GENERAL MEDICINE & ACUTE CARE MEDICINE SENIOR CLINICAL LECTURER (UNIVERSITY OF NOTRE DAME )
Special interest in Diabetes , Hypertensive and Lipid disorders. General Medical conditions with diagnostic dilemmas
Special interest in Diabetes , Hypertensive and Lipid disorders.
General Medical conditions with diagnostic dilemmas
Australian Diabetic Socity specialist member.
Clinical lecturer for University of Western Australia.
Dr Suda Swaminathan
HOS – Nephrology and Renal Transplantation
Dr Suda Swaminathan is a well renowned Nephrologist and Renal transplant physician. She is the Head of Nephrology and Renal transplantation at Fiona Stanley Hospital and prior to that was the Head of Nephrology and Transplantation at Royal Perth Hospital. She is also a visiting Nephrologist to the Pilbara region. Her expertise is in all areas of nephrology including, dialysis, transplantation, management of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD), Glomerulonephritis, vasculitis and hypertension.
Dr Vara Mukundala
MBBS, MS Ortho (PGI), FRCS (GLASG), FRCS (EDIN), FRACS (ORTHO)
Mr Vara Mukundala is a consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon practicing out of Joondalup Health Campus as well as at Wexford Medical Centre, Murdoch.
After obtaining his MBBS, he qualified as an Orthopaedic Surgeon in 1996. Soon after he was awarded the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and Glasgow. Mr Mukundala also completed his fellowship training overseas in Hip and Knee Joint Replacements (Primary and Revision). In 2006 he moved to Australia where he was awarded the Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of Surgeons in Orthopaedic Surgery. Recently he attended further training in the U.S, Germany, the U.K. and Sydney in Hip arthroscopic procedures.
Since moving to Perth, Mr Mukundala has established an Orthopaedic practice with rooms at both Joondalup Health Campus and the Wexford, Medical Centre in Murdoch.
- Joint replacement surgery of the hip, knee and shoulder
- Arthroscopic surgery of the hip, knee and shoulder
- Rotator cuff repairs, instability and impingement of shoulder
- ACL reconstruction and meniscal tears of the knee
- Sports injuries
- MBBS 1991
- MS Ortho 1996
- FRCS (GLASG) 1998
- FRCS (EDIN) 1998
- FRACS (ORTHO) 2009
Mr Mukundala is able to care for both public and privately insured patients, DVA Card holders, Workers Compensation Claim patients and MVIT patients.
Public patients are booked for surgery at Joondalup Health Campus while privately insured, DVA, W/C, and MVIT patients have the choice of having their surgery done at Joondalup Private Hospital, SJOG Hospital Mt Lawley or SJOG Hospital Murdoch.
Dr Arvind Sharma
M.B; B.S; FRACP; MD (PAEDIATRICS); MRCP (UK) ;MRCPCH(UK)
Dr Arvind Sharma has been working in general paediatrics, neonatology and developmental paediatrics for the past 41 years. He has worked in many countries in three continents before coming to Australia in 2006. During all these years, he has worked in general paediatrics, special care nurseries, ambulatory paediatrics / OPD services, community paediatrics and acute paediatric services including Paediatric and neonatal intensive care units.
As an academic, he has been actively involved in teaching medical students, MRCP candidtes, FRACP trainees, GP registrars and senior nursing staff. He keeps his knowledge up-to-date by undertaking continuing professional development (CPD) and clinical research.
Currently, he is working as a sessional consultant paediatrician at Rockingham General Hospital and privately in his rooms in various locations. He is also Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Medicine Fremantle, University of Notre Dame Australia and an Adjunct Clinical Senior Lecturer, School of Paediatrics and Child Health, University of Western Australia.
PRIVATE PRACTICE LOCATIONS
- GENERAL PAEDIATRICIAN, Medical Center, SJOG Mt Lawley Hospital (MONDAY) Suite 11, Level one, Ellesmere Rd, Mount Lawley 6050 (MONDAY) T: 08 9370 9329 Fax 9370 9350
- GENERAL PAEDIATRICIN, Perth Specialist Centre (THURSDAY), Level 1, Tenancy 13, 11 Wentworth Parade, Success WA 6964. Phone : (08) 9498 6277 Fax: (08) 9414 3032. Website : www.perthspecialistcentre.com.au
Scope of practice: General Paediatrics, Neonatalogy, Nephrology, Nutrition, Growth Faltering and Allergies. .
LANGUAGES KNOWN: English, Hindi, Rajasthani, Urdu, Malay, Punjabi and Gujarati and little Amheric.
Dr Michael Tandon
Dr Gregory (Chui) Then
MBBS (UWA), FRACS
Dr Chui Then is pleased to offer his referrers a comprehensive vascular and endovascular service for all arterial and venous disease. He holds qualifications with the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons and is a member of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Vascular Surgeons. He has trained at all major hospitals in Western Australia, in addition to overseas placements in New Zealand and Singapore.
Dr Then and his team will provide the latest in diagnostic and surgical techniques to address all arterial occlusive and aneurismal disease, including drug-eluting balloon and stent technology. He offers endovascular and open surgical techniques for treatment of carotid and aortic and peripheral arterial disease. With venous disease, Dr Then offers both surgery and minimally invasive radiofrequency ablation for varicose veins for short downtime recovery. He has a special interest in diabetes related arterial disease.
Dr Then is committed to providing an accessible, efficient and prompt service. He accepts referrals from all metropolitan and rural areas. His acute service covers the emergency management of problems including aneurysms, stroke and leg ulcers.
Dr Then has admitting rights to St John of God Murdoch, St John of God Subiaco, St John of God Mt Lawley , St John of God Bunbury, Hollywood Hospital Nedlands and Peel Health Campus Mandurah. He performs surgeries at all the hospitals named.
He is always contactable for advice or urgent referrals, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr Rajini Rajanayagam
MBBS,MD,FRACP - Neurologist
She is a Neurologist working at Rockingham General Hospital (RGH) and
Western Australian Neuroscience Institute (WANRI) currently known as
She conducts general neurology clinic at RGH and multiple sclerosis, movement disorder and multi deciplinary motor neurone disease clinics at WANRI.
She was trained in Sri Lanka and Western Australia.
Mr. Indrajith Withanage
MBBS, MS, FRACS
I am a General Surgeon holding fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of General Surgeons with interest in both emergency, elective general surgical work and adult endoscopy and colonoscopy procedures.
I entered general surgical training in 2002 back in Sri Lanka and successfully finished my post graduate surgical training in 2006.Then I moved to Perth in early 2007 and worked mainly at Fremantle hospital and SCGH until 2013. Since 2013 I work as a General surgeon at SJOG Geraldton and the Geraldton Regional Hospital.
I will be starting consultations at the Perth Specialist Centre in Success. The surgeries will be performed at SJOG Mt Lawley.
I am a registered member of Gastrointestinal society of Australia (GESA) and currently perform adult endoscopy and colonoscopies.
As a general surgeon I am happy to be involved in managing any general surgical issues including laparoscopic/open hernia repairs, laparoscopic/open cholecystectomies, excision of skin lesions etc. and to perform endoscopy and colonoscopy.
There will be no gap when surgical procedures are performed and consultations will be bulk billed.
You could contact me on 0400205753.
Dr. Shanthi Srinivasan
Gynaecologist & Reproductive Medicine
Dr. Shanthi Srinivasan is an experienced Gynaecologist & Reproductive Medicine Specialist with over 20 yrs experience in the field. She is passionate about all aspects of Subfertility such as Reproductive Endocrinology, Reproductive Surgery, Ultrasonography & Embryology.
She obtained her obtained her Fellowship from the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecology in 2014 and joined the PIVET team in Dec 2014. Between 2010 and 2014, she worked in Royal Hobart Hospital, Tasmania to complete the requirements for her fellowship.
Dr Shanthi graduated from Kilpauk Medical College Hospital, India. She completed advanced Obstetric & Gynaecological training in 1994 from the prestigious King Edward Memorial Hospital, Mumbai, India In 1995 she commenced as a Specialist and Lecturer at Sri Ramachandra Medical University in Chennai, India. There she worked for nearly 13 yrs, gathering a vast experience in complex pelvic surgery, Endoscopic Surgery, high risk Obstetrics, Gynaecological Ultrasound & Gynaecological Oncology.
She is a qualified Subspecialist in Reproductive Medicine & Embryology, trained in the Institute of Reproductive Medicine, Chennai, India. She moved to Australia in 2008. She continues to work as a Gynaecologist and IVF Specialist at PIVET Medical Centre.
Dr. A S Arun
MD DNB CCST, FRCOG, FRANZCOG
Dr. Arun qualified in 1988 from the University of Madras, India and completed MD from the University of Bombay in 1994. He became a member of the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists (MRCOG), London in 1996. He completed the Obstetrics & Gynaecology Specialist Registrar training programme in the Northwest region Manchester in 2002. He further specialised in Urogynaecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Floor Surgery at Torbay Hospital, Torquay in 2001-02. He has worked as a Consultant Gynaecologist in the UK for over 12 years before moving to Perth. He obtained Fellowship of the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists (FRCOG), London in 2009. He received his Fellowship of the Royal Australia and New Zealand College of the Obstetricians & Gynaecologists (FRANZCOG) in 2015.
Dr Arun offers specialised service in the following areas:
- Urinary Incontinence
- Pelvic Organ Prolapse
- Endometriosis & Pelvic pain – Evil twin Syndrome.
- Abnormal Pap smears – Colposcopy
- Laparoscopic Surgery
- Fibroid Surgery
- Menorrhagia (Heavy menstrual bleeding)
- Menopause and Hormone Replacement Therapy
For Treatment enquiries, please contact
Dr. A S Arun MD DNB CCST, FRCOG, FRANZCOG
Waikiki Specialist Centre
221 Wilmott Drive
Tel: 08 95500300
Fax: 08 95929830
MBChB, FRANZCP, RANZCP
Dr. Menon was US born and NZ raised, deriving her cultural heritage from Kerala, India. Thus she has an intimate personal knowledge of the interplay between transcultural issues, and mental health. She applies this understanding in a thoughtful and sincere manner for the benefit of her patients from varying cultures.
- Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, (MBChB), School of Medicine, University of Auckland, New Zealand, 1995
- Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists, (FRANZCP), 2008
- Certificate of Advanced Training in Adult Psychiatry, RANZCP, 2008
Areas of Interest:
- Transgender issues
- Depressive disorders (Major depressive disorder, Dysthymic disorder)
- Bipolar disorders (Type 1, Type 2, Cyclothymic disorder)
- Delusional disorder
- Schizoaffective disorder
- Brief psychotic disorder
- Schizophreniform disorder
- Perinatal / Postpartum disorders
- Adjustment disorders
- Panic disorder
- Social phobia
- Other phobias
- Acute stress disorder
- Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
- Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
- Generalised Anxiety Disorder
Dr. Menon is also happy to see the following categories of patients:
- Workers compensation
- Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA)
- Civil Aviation Safety Authority
- Fly in, Fly out (FIFO)
Dr. Edmund Lee
Edmund Lee graduated from the University of Western Australia in 2000 and completed his internship and basic physician training at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital. After finishing his advanced cardiology training at Fremantle Hospital, Dr Lee embarked on an interventional cardiology fellowship at the Mazankowski's Heart Institute in Edmonton, Canada from 2010 to 2012.
Whilst having a broad interest in general cardiology, Dr Lee's main areas of expertise are the management of complex coronary artery disease with stenting and minimally invasive therapies for atrial septal defect, patent foramen ovale and hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy. Other interests include the percutaneous management of valvular heart disease, right heart catheterisation (with particular focus on pre/post transplantation workup), heart biopsies, pacemaker implantation and transoesophageal echocardiography.
Dr Lee is available for cardiology consultation at Murdoch, Warwick, Rockingham, Mandurah, Belmont, Geraldton, Bunbury and the Kimberley.
Dr. Jody Tansy
Dr Jody Tansy practices as an Allergist and Clinical Immunologist offering expert investigation, diagnosis, and management of allergies and other disorders of the immune system. She offers professional, personalised care with up-to-date practice for adults and adolescents aged 14 years and over.
COMMON CONDITIONS INCLUDE:
- Allergic rhinoconjunctivitis (hay fever)
- Autoimmune conditions, including lupus
- Chronic urticaria
- Drug allergy
- Food allergy
- Insect sting allergy
SERVICES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
- Anaphylaxis management plans
- Desensitisation (grass pollen, dust mite, bee venom)
- Epipen training
- Skin prick testing