Our Team

Chullora Medical is committed and passionate about your health care. 

Every member of our team, across all departments, plays a vital role in the quality and health of our patients. Each of them understands the importance of this process to you, whether simply collecting blood samples or sharing the joy of a phone-call to confirm your appointment.

Through working exclusively in the field of health care, our staff have gained much experience and wisdom.  While staying at the forefront of technology and technique through ongoing investment in research and development, our staff also undergo regular training to stay current with the world’s best practice in all areas of the medical field. 

 

Dr Van Mai

MB. BS (Syd) FRACGP

Dr. Mai graduated from Sydney University in 1992 and has been working in general practice for about 20 years. He has a Fellowship of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (FRCGP) and is a general practice supervisor for training registrars. Dr. Mai is a very experienced GP and is accredited for Antenatal Shared Care with the hospitals in Central Sydney and Inner West.

Special Interests: General Practice, Antenatal Shared Care, Chronic Disease Management, particularly Diabetes, Skin Cancers and especially Minor Surgical Procedures.

Languages: English, Vietnamese

USUAL HOURS SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Monday 9.00am - 12.00pm
Wednesday 9.00am - 12.00pm

  

Dr Amal Ibrahim

MB. BS FRACGP

Dr Ibrahim is a fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) and accredited for Antenatal Shared Care with RPA, Bankstown and Canterbury Hospitals.

Special Interests:  Antenatal Shared Care, Women's Health, paediatrics and family medicine, General Practice, chronic disease management, and minor surgical procedures.  

Languages: English, Arabic

USUAL HOURS SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Monday  8.30am - 4.00pm
Tuesday 8.30am - 4.00pm
Wednesdayday  8.30am - 4.00pm
Thursday 8.30am - 4.00pm
Friday 8.30am - 4.00pm

  

Dr Vani Arjunamani

B Sc (Hons) MBBS FRACGP

Dr Vani graduated from University of Sydney in 2007. She has gained experience in Respiratory medicine, Cardiology, Renal medicine, Haematology, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, and Paediatrics.  

Special Interests:  Antenatal Shared Care, Women's Health, paediatrics, chronic disease management, minor surgical procedures and internal medicine.  

Languages: English, Tamil

USUAL HOURS SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Monday  9.30am - 4.30pm
Tuesday 9.30am - 2.30pm
Wednesday 9.30am - 4.30pm
Thursday  9.30am - 4.30pm
Friday 9.30am - 2.30pm

  

Dr Mohammad Kbar

MB. BS AMC, FRACGP

Dr Kbar graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine in 1998 in Europe and came to Australia to pursue a career in Medicine. Dr Kbar completed the Australian Medical Council requirements and worked in various hospitals in Sydney undertaking residency training in internal medicine, paediatrics, psychiatry, geriatrics and emergency.  

Dr Kbar was attracted to General Practice and decided to move to rural training in Goulburn. Dr Kbar joined the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and was a Registrar for three years. He graduated as a fellow of the RACGP in 2013 with the support of his family.  

After working as a GP in various medical centres in Sydney, he joined the Chullora Marketplace Medical Centre early this year aspiring to be part of a reputable and hospitable practice offering their services to a multicultural local community. As a multilingual doctor who speaks four languages, it pleases him to be part of a team who supports and provides a continuation of care to a variety of patients. Giving back to the community is what inspired him to become a specialist GP.    

Special Interests: General Practice, Men's Health, chronic disease management and minor surgical procedures

Languages: English, Arabic

USUAL HOURS SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Monday  4.00pm - 10.00pm
Tuesday 4.00pm - 10.00pm
Wednesday 4.00pm - 10.00pm
Thursday 5.00pm - 10.00pm
Friday Off
Every 2nd Saturday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Sunday 9.00am - 5.00pm

 

Dr Emad Ghannoum

MBBS FRACGP

Dr. Ghannoum is a General Practitioner

Special Interests: Antenatal Shared Care, Children’s health, Men’s health, Management of chronic medical conditions, Geriatric, Minor procedures, implanon insertion/removal and skin cancer

Languages: English,

USUAL HOURS SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Friday 2.00pm - 10.00pm
Saturday (Alternative) 9.00am - 1.00pm
Saturday (Alternative) 9.00am - 5.00pm

  

Dr Naglaa (Gigi) Shams

MB. BS FRACGP
Dr. Naglaa (Gigi) Shams completed her local training as an intern at The Prince of Wales Hospital in Sydney. Dr. Shams is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practice (FRACGP). Since 2007 she has been working full time as a General Practitioner in rural and urban Medical Centres. 

Special Interests:  Women's and child healthcare

USUAL HOURS SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Monday 7.30am - 5.00pm
Tuesday 7.30am - 5.00pm
Wednesday 7.30am - 5.00pm
Thursday 7.30am - 5.00pm
Friday 7.30am - 5.00pm
Saturday (Alternative) 9.00am - 1.00pm
 

 

Dr Debbie Van

MBBS, Dip. Child Health 

Dr Debbie graduated from UNSW in 2012. She completed her residency at both Bankstown and Campbelltown Hospitals before working in General Practice surgeries across Inner West and South West Sydney. She joined Chullora Marketplace Medical Centre this year and is delighted to build continuing relationships with members of the local community. 

Special Interests: Family medicine, women's health, paediatrics, mental health, chronic disease managment, travel medicine.

Languages: English, Cantonese

USUAL HOURS SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Tuesday 10:00am - 6.00pm
Wednesday 10:00am - 6:00pm
Every 2nd Sunday   9:00am - 1:00pm

 

Dr Tady Kordian

M.D., AMC, FRACGP, Consultant Gastroenterologist / Hepatologist

Dr Kordian completed his Bachelor of Medicine degree in the Lebanese University and completed the Australian Medical Council’s (AMC) requirements to be registered as a medical practitioner in Australia. He commenced basic physician training in Liverpool Hospital where he spent three years before commencing his gastroenterology advanced training in Campbelltown Hospital. In 2014 he completed his final year of advanced training in gastroenterology. It is worth mentioning that during his final year Dr Kordian did a lot of work on inflammatory bowel disease. He has eight publications in well recognised gastroenterology journals, not only in relation to inflammatory bowel disease but on other topics of general gastroenterology and hepatology.

Languages: English, Arabic

USUAL HOURS SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Every 2nd Wednesday 2.00pm - 8.00pm

 

Bao Tran

Physiotherpist

Specialises in maximising human movement, function and potential. Our physiotherapist can work with you after injury, accident or surgery, or may work to prevent injury with sporting clubs or in the workplace.

USUAL HOURS SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Monday  9.00am - 1.00pm
Tuesday 3.00pm - 8.00pm
Thursday 9.00pm - 1.00pm
Friday 3.00pm - 8.00pm
Saturday 9.00am - 1.00pm

 

Christopher Koletti

Psychologist

Christopher is a registered psychologist with AHPRA (Australian Health Professional Registration Authority). Christopher has an honours degree in Psychology from the University of New South Wales and has been practising as a psychologist in a healthcare, community and clinical setting for over 13 years. Christopher is also an AHPRA supervisor of interns and provisionally registered psychologists. Christopher is also a Work Cover approved provider of psychological treatment.

Christopher provides specialist services in psychotherapy and counselling for a wide range of emotional and behavioural issues including anxiety, depression, disordered eating, weight management, stress management, parenting skills, children's behavioural difficulties, relationship difficulties, grief, self-esteem/self-confidence difficulties and childhood abuse. Christopher employs a wide variety of therapeutic techniques to help people address their issues. The main technique that is employed is Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) which is widely regarded as the gold standard in psychological treatment by scientific literature. Mindfulness, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy ACT) and family therapy are also employed.

USUAL HOURS SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Friday 9.30am - 6.00pm

  

 Li Li Dai

Dietician

Li Li is an Accredited Practising Dietitian (member of the Dietician’s Association of Australia). She has a Bachelor of Medical Science Degree, a Master of Nutrition and Dietetics Degree.

Li Li has experiences in a wide range of sectors, including the hospital; community; state government; aged care facilities as well as medical centres.

Li Li is specialising in Chronic Disease Management which includes Diabetes, Hypertension and Hyperlipidaemia. Other areas of proficiency include Weight Management, Malnutrition, Aged Care, Pregnancy nutrition, Paediatric nutrition, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Coeliac Disease and Food Intolerences. She will guide and assist you to achieve your healthy lifestyle or specific health related goals according to your medical and psycho-social needs. Li Li understands the dietary and cultural needs from different cultural backgrounds from her past working experiences.

You will be eligible for Medicare cover if you have a EPC referral for dietitian visits from your GP, or you may be eligible for your private health funds rebate (please check it with your health funds provider). 

USUAL HOURS SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Thursday  4.00pm - 6.30pm
Saturday 1.30pm - 3.30pm

  

Mohammad Safi

Podiatrist

Mohammad Safi holds a Bachelor Degree in  Health Science (Podiatry) and was awarded the prize for Top Student in his final year. He is a member of the Australian Podiatry Association NSW and is a registered provider with AHPRA, Medicare and the Department of Veterans Affairs. He has been practicing for more than 14 years as a Podiatrist, working in a variety of settings including Aged Care facilities, Medical Centres and Hospitals based HIgh Risk Foot Clinics.

Languages: English, Arabic

USUAL HOURS           SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Wednesday (Last Wednesday of the month) 9.00am - 5.00pm
Saturday (2nd Saturday of the month) 9.00am - 1.00pm

 

Kiddy and Angela

Registered Nurses 

 

 

Chullora Medical is a team of dedicated and accredited medical professionals