Find out more about our excellent medical team

Our General Practitioners

Dr Desmond Yeow

Dr. Desmond Yeow

MBBS, FRACGP, Member of the Australasian College of Cosmetic Surgery (ACCS)

Dr Yeow graduated from Monash University in 2005 with a Bachelor of Medicine / Bachelor of Surgery.

After completing a few years of general training at various hospitals including The Alfred Hospital, Sandringham Hospital and Caulfield General Hospital, he decided to specialise in General Practice and undertook the training in Gippsland areas. In year 2011, he was awarded with Fellowship of Royal Australasian College of General Practitioner (RACGP)

Dr Des enjoys all aspects of General Practitioner, and has a special interest in Skin Cancers, Skin Rashes and Cosmetic Medicines. He furthered his training in those areas and subsequently obtained a diploma in Dermoscopy and Cosmetics Injectables.

Dr. Caroline Nguyen

Dr. Caroline Nguyen

MBBS

Dr Caroline Nguyen graduated from Monash University with a Bachelor of Medicine / Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) in 2011.

She has worked for several years in various hospitals throughout Victoria and gained extensive experience in many specialties such as General Medicine, Emergency, Geriatrics, Palliative Care and Mental Health.

Dr Nguyen enjoys all aspects of general practice and seeing patients from all walks of life, from the young to the elderly. She has a special interest in Chronic Disease Management, Preventative Health, Mental Health, Geriatric and Paediatric Medicine.

Dr Nguyen is available Monday to Friday and some Saturdays.

Dr. Adriana Trang

Dr. Adriana Trang

MBBS (Hons), BPharm (Hons)

Dr Adriana Trang grew up in Melbourne and completed a pharmacy degree in 2010, then her medical degree at Monash University in 2015. She worked at Monash Health both as a pharmacist and doctor gaining valuable experience across different specialties.

Dr Trang is interested in all aspects of medicine, with a keen interest in Women’s Health, Children’s Health and Mental Health. She is fluent in both English and Cantonese.

Outside of work, Adriana enjoys spending time with her family.

Dr Trang’s appointment will be available from March 2, 2020.

Our Allied Health Professionals

Physiotherapy

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 every Thursday 1:30pm- 5:30pm and every second Saturday 9am – 1pm.

Podiatry  

 

Richard Chhuon is the co-founder of Uniq Podiatry. He obtained his Bachelor of Health Science/Master of Podiatric Practice in 2017 from La Trobe University.

Richard’s interests and expertise in podiatry fall within chronic and acute injury management and rehabilitation, orthotic prescription and managing the diabetic foot. He also performs general podiatry treatments such as nail reduction, removal of warts, corn and callous. In addition, Richard does conduct minor surgery such as ingrown toenail removal.

Outside of work Richard enjoys spending time with friends and family, being outdoors and doing activities ranging from surfing to playing basketball. He has also been an Essendon fan his entire life

Service session at Mountain Gate Medical Centre is every Wednesdays from 9am to 5pm.

Our Support Team

Rachel Xu

Rachel Xu

Practice Manager

Amelia Walsh

Nurse

Dr Adriana Trang

Helen Mitchell

Receptionist

Dr Adriana Trang

Kai Ying Soo

Receptionist

Dr Adriana Trang

Esther Wong

Receptionist