OUR ALLIED HEALTH PROFESSIONALS
Karla Leyden – Optometrist
Speak to Karla about the following optometry areas:
- Bulk Billed Comprehensive Eye Exams
- New Prescription Eyewear & Sunglasses
- Contact Lens Fittings & Assessment
- Dry Eye & Treatment Plans
- Driver Licence Exams
- Diabetic Eye Checks
Madonna Steinohrt – Psychologist
Madonna specialises in the following psychology areas:
- Pain issues
- Relationship issues
- Child behaviour issues (from age 10)
- Trauma, addiction
- Work issues
- Depression or anxiety
Madonna will be providing telehealth psychology consultations. Appointments with a Mental Health Care Plan will be bulk billed.
Kiah Paetz – Dietitian/Founder of Plant Nutrition and Wellness
Kiah Paetz is our Hamilton Practice Dietitian. Kiah graduated from the Queensland University of Technology with Honours and is a member of the Dietitians Association of Australia. She is passionate about improving patient health outcomes, prevention of chronic disease and educating patients in health and nutrition. All medicare and DVA claimable consultations with Kiah will be bulk billed through Medicare meaning no out of pocket expenses for her patients.
Georgia D’Andrea – Dietitian
Georgia is an accredited Practising Dietitian based at our Springfield Orion centre. She graduated from the University of Queensland with a Bachelors in Exercise and Nutrition Science and a Masters in Dietetics.
Georgia’s passion for nutrition stemmed from a love of cooking paired with a fascination of the strong links between food and its effects on human health and happiness.
As a vegan, she is passionate about plant-based nutrition and vegan/vegetarian diets. Whilst it is never her goal to make anyone adopt a vegan diet, she aims to encourage and inspire her clients to reach their health goals and optimise their wellbeing through a plant focused diet.
Her other main areas of interest include helping clients to optimise their diet preparing for pregnancy and meeting their nutrient needs during pregnancy. She also enjoys practising in the areas of gut health and chronic disease prevention and management. Georgia can help you in the following areas:
- Vegan and vegetarian nutrition
- Nutrition for fertility and pregnancy
- Chronic disease management
- Gut health – IBS, intolerances, IBD
- Weight management
Sandeep Shankwar – Physiotherapist
Sandeep has completed a B. Physiotherapy qualification from Charles Sturt University in 2019. Sandeep has a passion for helping patients with musculoskeletal injuries and empowering people of all ages to self-manage their health, and maximising and maintaining their strength and independence.
Sandeep uses the most up to date evidence-based physiotherapy treatments and is keen to assist people to recover from injury through exercise, manual therapy, education and lifestyle advice. Sandeep prides himself on setting goals with his patients and facilitating them to achieve these goals using his Physiotherapy skills and knowledge.
Outside of work, Sandeep spends his time playing cricket, indulging in food and wine experiences at the Brisbane markets, and spending time with friends and family.
Phu Mai– Podiatrist
Phu visits the Springfield centre fortnightly on Tuesday.
Patients on Care plans & DVA patients will be BULK BILLED. Private billing consultation fee is $60. Additional fee for services.
Areas of Interests Include:
- Nail care
- Diabetic assessment
- Ingrown Toenails
- Doppler assessment
- Corn and Callous
- Heel and Arch concerns
- Fungal toenail and skin
- Foot and ankle concerns
- Orthotic therapy
- Sports injuries and gait analysis
- Paediatric assessment
- Growth pains
- Musculoskeletal concerns
- Dry needling
- Western medicine acupuncture