MEET OUR TEAM

At Mind Your Health Medical Centre, our priority is you and your health.

We are passionate about providing access to premium and convenient healthcare and services. We have a helpful, compassionate, down-to-earth, and ethical approach to our standard of care. We operate with a holistic view of the diagnosis and management of illness and are committed to the proactive promotion of health, wellbeing, and disease prevention.

Doctors

DR NAPOLEON CHIU

GENERAL PRACTITIONER BMED FRACGP

Beyond his knowledge of family health care and medical conditions, Dr Chiu has extensive experience in skin conditions. His special interest lies in the early diagnosis, prevention, screening and treatment of common skin cancers, including melanoma. In addition, his broad knowledge of musculoskeletal medicine will assist in the management of lower back pain and any other sports-related injuries. You can expect expert and sensitive care under his guidance.

Qualifying as a fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners in 2012, he also has interests in paediatrics, early obstetrics, and general mental health.

Dr Chiu recently married the love of his life in romantic Hawaii, which means he has to be much better behaved now.

Special interests:

  • Skin cancers and skin checks
  • Lesion removal
  • Iron infusions
  • Musculoskeletal care
  • Paediatrics
  • Family planning and Shared Antenatal Care
  • Implanon insertion and removal
  • Travel medicine

Other languages spoken:

  • Chinese (Mandarin)

Availability:

Weekdays

DR NATALIYA KOT

GENERAL PRACTITIONER

Originally from the beautiful countryside of Ukraine, Nataliya immigrated to Australia in 2009. She has been a Medical Practitioner since 1991, with previous experience as a Paediatrician, as well as cosmetic injections (botox).

Dr Kot’s interest lies in the health care of children and young people. Being a mother herself, she has a mutual understanding and empathises with parents. Her areas of skill also include women’s health, general mental health, and chronic disease management.

Special interests:

  • Women’s health
  • Paediatrics
  • Family medicine
  • Cosmetic injections (botox)
  • Emergency medicine
  • Travel medicine
  • PrEP

Other languages spoken:

  • Ukrainian
  • Russian

Availability:

Saturdays and Sundays

DR BEN GAUNT

GENERAL PRACTITIONER MBBS, BMedSci

Ben completed his Bachelor of Medicine through the University of Newcastle and has since gained extensive clinical experience across the Central/Hunter region of NSW, and more recently in Tamworth. Ben enjoys the variety that general practice brings, but has particular interests in holistic medicine, including diet and nutrition, and has an emergency medicine background.

Ben is kiwi-born and enjoys all sports, most notably rugby and golf.

Special interests:

  • Holistic and preventative medicine
  • Nutrition and dietetics
  • Sports medicine
  • Men’s health
  • Paediatrics
  • Emergency medicine
  • Skin cancers and skin checks

Availability:

Weekdays

DR DENISE IERINO

GENERAL PRACTITIONER MBBS (Hons), FRACGP

Denise graduated with honours from the University of Tasmania in 1997. She served for 10 years as a Medical Officer in the Royal Australian Navy, during which time she completed her RACGP fellowship, and started at Balgowlah Family Practice in 2006.

She has an interest in women’s and children’s health, and offers Shared Antenatal Care to pregnant patients.

Denise is married with two teenage boys and enjoys staying active with her family, including playing tennis, bushwalking, cycling and skiing. She also enjoys curling up with a good book.

Special interests:

  • Women’s health
  • Paediatrics
  • Shared Antenatal Care

Availability:

Wednesday and Friday

DR RUMEYSA TANHAN

GENERAL PRACTITIONER MBBS, FRACGP

Dr Tanhan enjoys the longitudinal and preventative nature of general practice. She is keen to keep people healthy and at their best, as well as treating their acute and chronic conditions.

Originally from the north-east side of Turkey, Rumeysa has been a Medical Practitioner since 2010. Rumeysa has 3 beautiful children whom she loves spending time with on her days off.

Special interests:
  • Women’s Health
  • Paediatric Health
  • Aboriginal health
  • Palliative care
  • Geriatric medicine
  • Shared Antenatal care
  • Mental health
  • Addiction Medicine
  • Sexual and reproductive health

Other languages spoken:

  • Turkish

Nurse

NEERA

PRACTICE NURSE

Neera has experience working in a hospital and she is ready, willing, and able to assist patients in all facets of chronic disease management.

ASHLEY

CLINICAL SERVICES MANAGER

Ashley joins us with a wealth of diverse knowledge from the pharmaceutical industry as well as having a strong clinical presence and extensive experience as a Registered Nurse and Authorised Nurse Immuniser. Ashley has been instrumental in supporting our vaccination clinics and other clinical services we deliver at Mind Your Health Medical Centre.

Administration

STEPHANIE

PRACTICE MANAGER

Steph stepped into practice management from a law background. She manages the practice with great organisation and zeal to ensure we continue to grow and deliver excellent care and a service that promotes the health, wellbeing and overall life outcomes for our patients.

LEESA

SENIOR MEDICAL RECEPTIONIST

Leesa is a keen soccer player who graduated after studying in America. She is skilled with working around patient's needs and is always happy to help!

CHELSEA

MEDICAL RECEPTIONIST

Chelsea has recently joined the team with some strong customer service skills. In her spare time, she loves to take on charitable ventures.

CLAIRE

MEDICAL RECEPTIONIST

Claire is a second-year medical student, an avid runner and in her spare time, Claire loves to be outdoors or in the ocean!

ALYSSA

MEDICAL RECEPTIONIST

Alyssa has recently joined the team. She is an Occupational Therapy student who loves dancing and cheerleading.

JOIN THE TEAM!

We are always on the lookout for amazing GPs, Nurses, and non-clinical staff to support our fantastic team. Email us at care@myhmedical.com.au with your CV and cover letter.