About Us

Ringwood Medical Health Centre is conveniently positioned at the intersection of Wantira Road and Canterbury Road, and this Bulk Billing General Medical Practice provides comprehensive primary care in a friendly, traditional style yet incorporates the latest advances in medicine and information management.

Opening Hours

  • Monday
    8:00am - 8:00pm
  • Tuesday
    8:00am - 8:00pm
  • Wednesday
    8:00am - 8:00pm
  • Thursday
    8:00am - 8:00pm
  • Friday
    8:00am - 8:00pm
  • Saturday
    9:00am - 2:00pm


Ringwood Medical Health Centre is open 6 days, and we provide the community access to GPs offering a combination of walk in and appointment based consultations

Appointments - 9879 1688
Fax - 9879 2451
173 Wantirna Road,
Ringwood 3134 VIC

Trusted Family Medical Centre accessible for All

When it comes to family health care, we completely understand that a personal approach from the doctors in the practice is the key. All of the doctors at our Medical Health Centre are incredibly friendly and easy to talk to – giving you, as a patient, complete confidence in their medical expertise and experience during your consultation.

Medical Care

Bulk billing medical health centre that is open 6 days in Ringwood.


Accredited doctors with a strong history in community health care.

All Medical Needs

General to minor emergencies to onsite pathology services.

Trusted Advice

Travel, vaccinations, immunisations, women's and family health advice.

Our Services

Our team prides itself on providing you with the highest level of service each and every time you visit us!

Qualified Doctors

Our doctors are highly qualified and we aim to expand on this in the future by recruiting more suitably qualified doctors.


Here to assist in childhood immunisations, travel vaccinations and seasonal vaccinations including influenza.

Medical Care

Assist patients with immunisations, completing health assessments, care plans and the general nursing needs.

Mental Health

Complete mental health care plans and refer patients to appropriate services including Psychologists.

Gender Specific Health

Confidential general health consultation with sexual health including dysfunction and urology issues.

Skin Care

See us to address issues such as suspicious lesions, Eczema/ Dermatitis, Psoriasis and solar keratosis.

Our Doctors

Dr Yasar Abbas

Trained in the UK, Dr Abbas’ skills extend to rheumatology, joint and musculoskeletal presentations. He is also proficient in children’s health, emergency medicine, travel medicine and men’s health. Languages: English, Punjabi, Urdu, Hindi

Dr Reihaneh Nikrou

Dr Nikrou’s areas of expertise include women's health, children's health, skin presentations, chronic disease management, aged care and travel medicine. She speaks English and Farsi.

Dr. Aria Adeli

Dr Adeli has interests in emergency medicine, children’s health, men’s health, mental health, preventative health and wound care. He is also skilled at performing minor surgical procedures, with a special interest in skin presentations

Medical Services

  • General Consulations
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Travel Vaccines and Assessments
  • Pre Employment & Insurance
  • Minor Operations for Skin Cancers
  • Women's Health Services
  • On-site Pathology

Nurse Services

  • Child Immunisations
  • Wound Care
  • Vaccinations
  • Health Assessments
  • Acute Care

Fernhills Psychology

Fernhills Psychology are qualified and experienced in a wide range of psychotherapies and take pride in their ongoing professional development. Please have a look through their biographies of available clinicians to select the one who may be suitable for you. You can also speak to our reception staff who can guide you in your choice, or refer to their website

Hours of Work: Mon – Fri 9.00am - 6.00pm

Dr. Christie Sproat - Clinical Psychologist

Christie is the founder and principal psychologist of Fernhills Clinic.

Christie is passionate about Mental Health Care and has created along with Fernhills amazing reception staff and psychologists an environment at Fernhills Clinic that offers quality mental health care.

Christie has a special interest in working with people with Anxiety and teaching them to live fulfilled lives in the "Face" of Anxiety. Christie is also the co-creator of the Facing Anxiety program which is a 10-week skills based group program to assist people to face their anxiety. Her other clinical interests are depression, trauma, personality disorders, relationships, self-esteem issues and peri-natal anxiety/depression.

Christie is a member of the Australian Psychological Society and a member of the APS College of Clinical Psychologists.

Elizabeth Harding - Psychologist

Elizabeth is a registered psychologist and a member of the Australian Psychological Society (APS).

She works in a diverse range of settings and organisations as a counsellor/psychologist. She also works for the Department of Justice as a mediator.

Elizabeth works with couples and families as well as with individuals using a range of treatment modalities including cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) for issues including depression, anxiety disorders, relationship and personality problems, psychosocial issues, grief and trauma.

Alex Wynd – Psychologist

Alex is a registered psychologist with clinical endorsement.

Alex has a completed a Doctor of Clinical Psychology degree and is a registered psychologist with clinical endorsement. He has undertaken research in the areas of depression, headaches, and epilepsy.

Alex has experience and interest in treating depression and bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder, alcohol and other drug use disorders, stress associated headaches, general life issues and stress, and dealing with the psychosocial issues of epilepsy.

Dr Joanna Menger Leeman - Psychologist

Jo is a registered psychologist and member of the Australian Psychological Society (MAPS).

Jo has completed a Masters of Psychology (Child and Family) and a PhD in the area of intergenerational developmental trauma. Jo enjoys working with people of all ages including infants, toddlers, preschoolers, children, adolescents and their families.

Jo takes a person-centered, developmental and ecological approach to promote and enhance well-being. Guided by the individual needs of the client, Jo utilises a range of therapeutic techniques including psychotherapy, play therapy, small figure psychotherapy, narrative therapy, life-story work, cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) and whole body work.

Jo has a special interest in developmental trauma (abuse and neglect), dissociation, depression, anxiety, resilience, parent-child relationship difficulties, developmental disorders, school refusal, and grief/loss.

Linda Seymour - Psychologist

Linda Seymour is a registered child / adolescent psychologist with experience working in private practice, community and school settings.

She has experience providing counselling services for social, emotional, and behavioural issues in children and adolescents.

Linda's treatment is guided by each client's individual needs with the belief that therapy should be safe, comfortable and fun.

Linda places a strong emphasis on working with children and adolescents (and family) She has experience in a range of treatment modalities including group therapy with specific training in parenting.

Linda has built lasting connections with children and young people that have improved self-esteem and confidence resulting in successful treatment outcomes.

Sallyanne Stone - Psychologist

Sallyanne is a registered Psychologist who has been working in private practice in Ringwood and Kilsyth for the last six years.

Sallyanne's background prior to working for herself, was in psychiatric and occupational rehabilitation. Sallyanne has a Masters degree in Career Development, and has supported many people with their career and lifestyle choices.

She has also run a number of workshops in the areas of weight loss (emotional eating) and career development. Sallyanne combines cognitive approaches - changing unhelpful beliefs, with newer approaches to health and healing including EFT and energy psychology, positive psychology, and coaching psychology.

Sallyanne enjoys working with groups as well as individuals and her clients are often seeking a more fulfilling life, and relief around symptoms of depression, trauma, grief, and anxiety.

Amanda Jenkins - Mental Health Social Worker

Amanda is a registered mental health social worker

Carolina Farinacci - Psychologist

Carolina’s biggest motivation is to help her clients improve the quality of their lives. Her focus is on the whole person and the uniqueness of each individual and their struggle. Carolina has over 20 years experience working with complex and varied presentations, using a range of evidence based approaches. She applies a Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) approach where appropriate, incorporates mindfulness based treatments as well as a range of CBT, client centred psychotherapies. Such therapies are particularly useful for clients presenting with emotional difficulties, behaviours and thoughts that cause distress or maintain unhappiness, difficulties regulating a sense of self and problems in relationships.

Carolina works collaboratively with her clients to establish individualised treatment goals for either short-term or long-term therapy. She is committed to helping clients make the changes they want, within an accepting, non-judgmental and validating environment. BSSc (Psych) MPsych (Clinical) MAPS Endorsed Are of Practice-Clinical Psychology.

Jennifer Beaton - Psychologist

Jennifer is a registered psychologist who has completed a Master of Psychology (Counselling Psychology) and is a member of the Australian Psychological Society. She is warm, empathic, respectful and non-judgemental, and places significant value on establishing a collaborative and safe therapeutic relationship. Jennifer has experience working with emerging adults to older adults across a variety of settings including drug and alcohol dependency and rehabilitation, universities, women’s services and community health. Jennifer’s clinical interests and experience include adult survivors of childhood trauma (physical, emotional, sexual abuse and neglect), PTSD, anxiety and anxiety disorders such as OCD, depression, eating disorders and body image concerns, gender and sexuality issues, relationship difficulties, self-esteem, grief and loss, anger and anger management, chronic health issues and pain.

She has been trained in and utilises a wide range evidence-based approaches that are tailored to meet the individual needs of each client, including cognitive behaviour therapy, mindfulness-based therapy, schema therapy, internal family systems therapy, solution-focused therapy, acceptance and commitment therapy, motivational interviewing and interpersonal therapy. She also facilitates groups in mindfulness-based techniques to alleviate stress and anxiety.


RMHC Osteopath

We areproud to introduce Nicholas Sargent, our very own highly skilled Osteopath. Nick is best known for his work with knee pain, in particular ACL and meniscus injuries, running assessments, return to contact sport rehab programs. You can speak to our reception staff who can guide you in your choice, or refer to their website

Hours of work: Mon 12.00pm - 8.00pm; Fri 8.00am - 12.00pm & 3.00pm - 7.00pm; Sun 10.00am - 6.00pm

Nicholas Sargent - Osteopath

Having suffered from his own significant knee injury he knows firsthand how frustrating and challenging it is to return to sport and keep active.

He completed his Masters of Osteopathy in Melbourne, Australia and has since worked in Mumbai, India and London, England. He has now returned to Australia to continue doing what he loves most, which is helping people achieve the health and fitness goals. Nick prides himself on establishing a strong diagnosis to ensure the most effective, evidence based treatment is recommended. When he's not treating, Nick enjoys travelling, running, playing sport, fishing and spending time with his family.

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Ringwood Medical Health Centre

Ringwood Medical Health Centre offers quality health care 6 days a week. Our experienced team cover a range of health issues; including women’s health, diabetes education, family planning, skin checks, travel vaccinations, mens health, weight management, asthma education, chronic disease management, sports medicine, pre-employment medicals, children’s health, care plans, health care assessments and minor procedures.
We also have our amazing osteopath, Nick, onsite to assist you with functional improvement in the body through a patient-centred approach.
Rounding off our allied health professionals is Fernhills Clinic Psychology Group offering counselling and support to adults, children, families and couples. Consultations with the doctors are Bulk Billed and Walk In patients are welcome.

Call us to make an appointment on 03 9879 1688

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