NUVO HEALTH FIVE DOCK – GENERAL PRACTITIONERS

DR JONATHAN PHAN

Dr Phan graduated from the University of NSW and has been in general practice since 2007. He enjoys general practice as it gives him the opportunity to interact with patients of all ages and cultural backgrounds.  Outside of medicine he likes to spend time cooking and traveling.

DR MAHA QIDWAI

Dr Maha Qidwai is a local Sydney sider and holistic GP, Qidwai has graduated with BMedSC (UNSW), and MBBS (USYD) and has completed her FRACGP. She has also completed her Diploma in Child health, FPAA National Certificate in Reproductive & Sexual Health and FPNSW IUD insertion certificate. She has extensive women’s health expertise, being a clinical instructor and trainer at Family Planning NSW. She performs Implanon and IUD (both hormonal and copper) insertions and removals.

Dr Maha’s additional area of special interest is holistic health care – she combines both Eastern and Western Medicine in assessing the mind, body and spirit as an integrative whole. Dr Maha aims to empower her patients in their health care and frequently uses yoga, meditation and acupuncture as preventative and treatment modalities. She is an AMAC certified medical acupuncturist, as well as 300 hour registered meditation and yoga teacher.

DR ANTHONY SANTAMARIA

Dr Santamaria has worked as a GP in the local community since 1978. He continues to contribute to the health and well-being of his patients.

DR RYAN QUAN VO

Dr Vo is a Fellow of the Royal College of General Practitioners (FRACGP) and a graduate of the University of NSW. Outside of the practice, he enjoys the occasional game of golf, learning to sail and travelling.

DR NATASHA HYDE

Dr Hyde has been a medical practitioner since 1991. She is a fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practice (RACGP)and is currently an examiner for the RACGP and GP Supervisor with GP Synergy.

Dr Hyde is accredited for Antenatal Shared Care with RPA (Royal Prince Alfred), Canterbury Hospital and RHW (Prince of Wales- Royal Hospital for Women). She is passionate about paediatrics, women’s health and sexual health. Dr Hyde can provide scripts for HIV medication, PrEP along with STI screening and treatment. Dr Hyde speaks Bosnian, Serbian, Croatian, as well as English.

DR VICTOR YAN

Dr Yan graduated from the University of New England in 2013 and is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (FRACGP) since 2018. He worked at Blacktown, Hornsby, and Westmead Hospital as a medical registrar before undertaking his General Practice Training in 2017. He enjoys all aspect of general practice and is particularly passionate about preventative health care and developing good long-term relationships with patients of all ages and cultural backgrounds.

NUVO HEALTH FIVE DOCK – ALLIED HEALTH

PHYSIOTHERAPY – IVAN CHIK

Ivan obtained his physiotherapy degrees from The University of Sydney and The University of Newcastle, with more than 10 years of experience. Ivan has extensive experience as a sports physiotherapist in providing the rehabilitation of injuries to athletes. He has a strong passion for sports and has worked in various sports teams including soccer (NPL QLD) and netball Queensland. Upon returning to Sydney where he grew up, Ivan has worked with athletes from NRL and A-league soccer. Ivan has extensive post-graduate training in many areas including Acupuncture and Dry Needling, Muscle Energy Techniques, Mulligans and McKenzie techniques. Ivan specialises in the treatment of headaches, neck and temporo-mandibular (TMD) disorders. Ivan is committed to providing the best evidence-based practice and focuses on identifying the root cause of the problem, with the aim of helping his patients to achieve speedy recovery and prevention of future recurrences of symptoms.

PODIATRY – JADE KHOURY

Jade is a registered Podiatrist who comes to Podiatry from a background of martial arts, dancing and resistance training and is a purposeful podiatrist, with in-depth knowledge across all areas of podiatry. 

Jade holds a Bachelor of Podiatric Medicine (University of Western Sydney) and a Certificate IV Physical Training, Strength and Conditioning; she is also a member of Australian Podiatry Association; Sports & Exercise Podiatry Australia and Member of FitRec Australia. Jade’s special interests include: Women’s Health, Holistic Health, Sports and Musculoskeletal Medicine

Jessica Perrone – Dietitian

Jessica is a qualified Accredited Practicing Dietitian who is passionate about helping individuals live happier, healthier lives through utilising the power of food. She often encourages her clients to adopt a ‘non-diet’ approach and instead focus on working towards a healthier, sustainable lifestyle that can be maintained long term. She loves building long-lasting relationships with individuals and utilising evidence-based nutrition to help her clients achieve their unique goals.

Jessica has a special interest in the prevention and management of various chronic conditions such as Type 2 diabetes and Insulin Resistance, High Cholesterol, High Blood Pressure and weight management. She also enjoys helping individuals in exploring and understand their unique relationship with food.

In her spare time, Jess enjoys baking and pasta-making, coastal walks and reading a good book.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Master of Nutrition and Dietetics – University of Sydney
  • Bachelor of Science (Nutrition and Metabolism) – University of Sydney
  • Accredited Practicing Dietitian
  • Registered Member of Dietitians Australia