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Dr. Atreyi Bala

M.B.,B.S. (University of Adelaide), FRACGP

Atreyi has worked with East Ringwood Clinic since 2019. She has a special interest in women’s health including pregnancy care, breastfeeding medicine through to sexual/reproductive health, medical termination of pregnancy and menopause. She also enjoys paediatric medicine.

She currently holds a casual appointment with the University of Melbourne as a medical educator teaching medical students. 

Dr. Rebecca Chan

M.D. BSc. (University of Melbourne), FRACGP Certificate of Dermoscopy

Rebecca returned to ERC in 2023 after completing her fellowship. She enjoys all areas of general practice, but has special interest in Preventive and Skin Cancer Medicine, as well as Women’s and Children’s Health and caring for the elderly. She also provides care for residents of an aged care facility in Frankston. Rebecca has completed a Certificate of Dermoscopy through Skin Cancer College Australasia and is passionate about early identification and management of skin cancers. She offers full body skin checks with dermoscopy, and performs skin procedures in the clinic.

Rebecca is fluent in conversational Cantonese and can understand some Mandarin.

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Dr. Huei-Min Chen

M.B.,B.S. Hons (Melb), FRACGP Grad. Cert. Medical Acupuncture (Monash)

Huei-Min enjoys all aspects of general practice with a special interest in women’s health, paediatrics and diabetes management. She performs Implanon insertions, IUD insertion / removal, and Medical TOP (termination of pregnancy).  She also performs minor procedures, and offers laser and needle Acupuncture.

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Dr. Lucinda Hogan

M.B.,B.S., FRACGP, ACCS Fellowship

Lucinda trained at East Ringwood Clinic in 2018 as a GP Registrar.  She has worked throughout Australia including rural Australia and has a current VMO appointment in Emergency Medicine at Wagga Wagga. She has fellowships in both Cosmetic Surgery and General Practice, and has a special interest in skin cancer medicine. Her training has provided Lucinda with the skill and ability to accurately diagnose skin cancer and perform surgical excisions with excellent aesthetic outcomes.

  • 14 years of experience.
  • full body skin cancer checks with dermoscopy.
  • skin cancer surgery (including complex lesions).
Doctor Dilip Hoole

Dr. Dilip Hoole

M.B.,B.S. (Melb), FRACGP, Grad. Cert. in Allergic Diseases (Western Sydney University), Exec. MBA (Melb)

Dilip graduated from the University of Melbourne in 1998. He did his registrar years in Mildura and Cranbourne, before joining East Ringwood Clinic in 2006. He is happy to see the full range of conditions general practice presents.  He has an interest in Allergy, and has completed a Graduate Certificate in Allergic Diseases.  He has a strong interest in improving healthcare delivery, especially in areas of need.

Dr. Marianne Tait

Bachelor of Biomedicine - B-BMED & Doctor of Medicine - MD (Melbourne University).

Marianne joins ERC as our 2024 registrar. She enjoys all aspects of general practice, after gaining diverse experience working through the hospitals of Eastern Health. Outside of medicine, Marianne enjoys music and community work.

Doctor Jerry Yang

Dr. Jerry Yang


Jerry enjoys all aspects of General Practice with special interest in Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes and Skin Cancer Management.  Jerry is fluent in Mandarin (Chinese).

Doctor Michael Ziccone

Dr. Michael Ziccone

M.B.,B.S. (Melb)

Michael has been with East Ringwood Clinic for over 24 years. He has additional training and a special interest in Paediatrics, Shared (Ante-natal) Care and Minor Procedures. He enjoys all facets of General Practice.

AlLied Health

Psychology:   Telesol Psychology

Osteopathy:   Dr Stephen Salisbury

Diabetes Education:   Ruth Figes

Nursing:   Ruth, Anita.

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Practice Manager: Leanne Barnes
Clinical Manager: Ruth Figes
Reception Staff: Colleen, Trina, Kerryn, Ella, and Michelle


Practice Manager: Leanne Barnes
Clinical Manager: Ruth Figes
Reception Staff: Colleen, Debra, Heidi, Trina, Kerryn.
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