NUVO HEALTH FIVE DOCK – GENERAL PRACTITIONERS

DR SUMMER KYUNG KIM

Dr Summer Kyung Kim studied medicine at the University of Queensland. She completed her GP training in Brisbane and was practicing as a GP there before moving to Sydney in 2020.
She practices all areas of general practice and has special interest in Women’s health, antenatal care and paediatrics.
She provides antenatal shared care for Sydney and Brisbane hospitals.
Outside of the practice she enjoys art and cooking.
She is fluent in Korean.

DR LEANNA RESPLANDOR

Background – Dr Resplandor completed her medical degree at Sydney University and trained at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. She is a Fellow of the RACGP and holds a certificate in Sexual and Reproductive Health, Diploma of Child Health, and Clinical Diploma of Palliative Medicine.

Special interests – Women’s health, paediatrics, mental health.

Personal interests – Travel, food, theatre and spending time in the outdoors.

DR ZENITH LAL

Dr Zenith Lal studied medicine at the University of Western Sydney and completed his General Practice Training in Sydney. He has worked & trained across a variety of Hospitals and General Practices in Sydney. Zenith enjoys all aspects of General Practice – including chronic disease, mental  health, children’s health and looks forward to helping patients solve their daily medical problems. Zenith has a passion in Medical Education – not only in patient education but in the support and training of Medical Students, Doctors in Training and his fellow General Practitioner colleagues.
Outside of work, Zenith is a Dad to two vibrant little girls and enjoys all things related to cricket.

DR ALI KUTLU

Ali graduated from The University of Ankara-Medical Faculty, Ankara, Turkey and worked at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital from 2001 and has been working as a General Practitioner in Sydney since 2003. He completed the Fellowship for the Royal Australia College of General Practitioners in 2003. Dr Kutlu has an interest in mental health, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, travel medicine and general family practice.

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 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.

NUVO HEALTH FIVE DOCK – ALLIED HEALTH

PHYSIOTHERAPY – EMILY SIU

Emily completed a Bachelor of Applied Science (Physiotherapy) at the University of Sydney. She believes in empowering individuals to take charge of their well-being. Emily incorporates hands-on manual treatment in combination with active exercise to maximise the benefit from therapy. She is passionate about posture and musculoskeletal-related problems, particularly interested in women’s health, lower back, and shoulder-related injuries. She is committed to working with people of all ages and backgrounds. She strives to utilise the skills she has developed to provide the best evidence-based management for treating and preventing injuries.

Emily enjoys travelling with friends and spending her free time in different cafes and restaurants. Yoga is her go-to activity when she needs a refreshment.

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.

Jessica holds a Master of Nutrition and Dietetics – University of Sydney; Bachelor of Science (Nutrition and Metabolism) – University of Sydney and is an Accredited Practicing Dietitian and also a Registered Member of Dietitians Australia

ROBERTA IAVARONE – COUNSELLOR

  • Roberta is a registered counsellor who is passionate about providing emotional & psychological wellbeing support to help her clients flourish in their life. She has experience working with a wide range of clients and client concerns including anxiety, stress, self-esteem, depression, grief & loss and concerns of an interpersonal nature.

    Roberta has worked in diverse settings including short term EAP counselling, specialist grief counselling, various not for profits & private practice. She uses a range of evidence based, trauma informed, mind & body strategies and interventions to support clients to achieve their wellbeing goals. She is warm and empathetic & speaks fluent Italian. When she is not working, she loves spending quality time with her family & friends exploring the incredibly vibrant food & coffee scene that Sydney’s inner west has to offer.

  • Roberta is a Registered Counsellor MACA and holds a BA, Graduate Diploma Counselling