Find out more about our excellent medical team

Our General Practitioners

Dr Desmond Yeow

Dr Desmond Yeow MBBS FRACGP

Dr Yeow graduated from Monash University in 2005 and received his Fellowship of the College of General Practitioners in 2011.

He has special interest in the areas of aged care, paediatrics, men’s health, skin diseases and minor surgeries.

Dr Yeow is our cosmetic specialist who undertakes all procedures himself. He’s an affiliated member of the Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery (ACCS). He also holds a diploma in cosmetic injectables.

Dr Yeow is also experienced in skin cancer screening and provides regular checks to many of our patients. He can also perform minor surgery as treatment if required.

Dr Suzette Stuckings

Dr Suzette Stuckings MBBS FRACGP

Dr Stuckings is highly experienced in general practice, she studied medicine at the University of Queensland, graduating in 1985.

She has a particular interest in women’s health and paediatrics and expertise in treating complex problems and mental health issues. Dr Stuckings is a consummate medical practitioner, bringing many years of experience and a wealth of knowledge in all things general practice to every appointment.

Dr Edward Hinch

Dr. Prasadi Ponnawila FRACGP MBBS

Dr. Ponnawila is an experienced doctor from Sri-Lanka. She spent her recent 10 years working in different hospitals in Victoria before she decided to specialised in General Practice.

She has extensive training in different aspects of Women’s Health including Pregnancy advice, general women’s complains and implanon insertion.

She also good at managing all sorts of Children’s problems and has been awarded Diploma in Child Health.

Our Allied Health Professionals


Kevin Chai is the founder and principal physiotherapist at Lifestyle Physio. He obtained Bachelor of Physiotherapy from University of Melbourne in 2008 and Diploma of Advanced Acupuncture of Traditional Chinese Medicine in 2010. He is the member of Australian Physiotherapy Association.

Kevin is a strong advocate for using a combination of Eastern and Western treatment techniques to optimize each individual’s wellbeing and quality of life. He not only offers manual therapy and exercise programs (including clinical Pilates and Hydrotherapy), but also combines Acupuncture and Cupping as part of his holistic approach.

Kevin’s areas of specialty and interests range from sports injuries, neck and back pain, TAC and work related injuries and post-operative rehabilitation.

Service session at Mountain Gate Medical Centre is Thursday 1:30pm– 5:30pm.



Matthew Armfield is our podiatrist. He obtained his Bachelor degree in podiatry from Latrobe University in 2010.

Matthew’s interests and expertise in podiatry fall within chronic and acute injury management and rehabilitation, paediatrics and managing the diabetic foot.

Treatments offered by Matthew include:

  • Shockwave therapy
  • Orthotics
  • Nail cutting/ corn callus removal

Service session at Mountain Gate Medical Centre is Friday 8:00am – 12 :00pm.



Gorica Boskovski is a fully qualified Psychologist and Associate Member of the Australian Psychological Society. Over the last 10 years, Gorica has worked in various counselling settings (e.g. schools / private practice) and with a variety of different clients including children, adolescents, adults, older adults, couples and families, presenting with a wide range of psychological problems. These include, but are not limited to:

  • depression
  • anxiety
  • divorce & family issues (including children)
  • behavioural & social skills
  • self-esteem
  • work-place issues
  • addiction issues (drug, alcohol & gambling)
  • relationship & parenting issues
  • Stress management

Service session at Mountain Gate Medical Centre is
Monday 8am – 3pm; Thursday 8am – 3pm; Friday 8am – 3pm.


Anca Vereen is an Accredited Practicing Dietitian and Sports Nutritionist with a background in psychology. Anca is passionate about creating lasting health that is personalised to your mental, emotional, behavioral and nutritional needs and goals. She is Member of Dietitians Association of Australia (DAA), Member of Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (USA), Member of ADA Dietitians in Integrative and Functional Medicine, Member of DAA Gastroenterology group, Member of DAA Bariatric Surgery group, Member of DAA Nutritional Genomic group, Member of DAA Integrative Medicine group.

Areas of practice include

  • Weight loss and healthy eating
  • Digestive health (IBS, IBD, gastritis, intolerances)
  • Heart health (hypertension ,high cholesterol, stroke and MIA management)
  • Metabolic health (diabetes, insulin resistance, fatty liver, metabolic sindrome)
  • Womens health (fertility, pregnancy, lactation, menopause, PCOS)
  • Aged care
  • Nutrigenomics
  • Sports nutrition
  • Body composition analysis

Service session at Mountain Gate Medical Centre is Tuesday 8am – 12pm.

Our Support Team

Our Practice nurse is Amelia Walsh. She is available for injections, wound dressings and other services. Just ask at reception.