Allied Health Professionals
Physiotherapist: Tracey Clark
Tracey is a physiotherapist working Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at Lejeune. She has a Masters degree in hand and upper limb rehabilitation with 20 years experience treating disorders of the upper limb, including fractures, sports injuries, arthritis and overuse injuries. Tracey has worked in public hospital hand clinics, and in private practice. She is a member of the Australian Physiotherapy Association and the Australian Hand Therapy Association, and is an associate member of the NSW Hand Surgery Association. She became a Certified Hand Therapist in 2003. Tracey has presented clinical and research papers at national and international conferences. She has been a guest lecturer of the University of Sydney and a reviewer for the Journal of Physiotherapy. She has worked as a clinical educator of both undergraduate and postgraduate physiotherapy students and has conducted hand therapy skills workshops for rural physiotherapists and occupational therapists. Tracey has a keen interest in hand therapy education and evidence-based practice, and currently sits on the AHTA Research Subcommittee, and the IFSHT Education Committee.
For an appointment please call Lejeune reception on 02 8197 9627. Online bookings & Telehealth bookings now available via HotDoc (blue button to the right)
Dietitian: Sharon Huy
Sharon Huynh is an Accredited Practising Dietitian with a Masters degree in Nutrition and Dietetics. She is committed to educating and supporting her clients develop the skills to make good food choices. She also believes delicious food should not be sacrificed for health. Sharon is dedicated to helping clients find the balance between enjoying life and doing the best for their health.
For an appointment please call Lejeune reception on 02 8197 9627. Telehealth booking available
Katherine Baqleh (Maternity Leave)
Katherine provides nutrition and dietetics services on 2nd Monday and 3rd Friday of each month. Katherine is an Accredited Practicing Dietitian and Accredited Nutritionist with a Masters degree in Nutrition and Dietetics. She is a member of the Dietitian’s Association of Australia.
Katherine conducts private consultations, menu reviews, seminars and conferences in a number of medical, corporate and community (such as schools, rehabilitation centres, mothers groups, aged care centres) settings. She is also actively involved with the media and has both contributed to and been cited in numerous print, radio and online platforms. Her main passion lies with cardiovascular disease, diabetes and weight management. To find out more, visit www.healthvictorynutrition.com.au or Like “Health Victory Nutrition Experts” on Facebook.
For an appointment please call Lejeune reception on 02 8197 9627.
Our Podiatrist works alternate Mondays and Saturdays at Lejeune. She has 17 years experience in both public hospitals and private practices treating all disorders of the lower limbs. Areas of practice include podiatry treatments of toenail and skin pathologies removal of corns and callus and treatment of ingrown, gryphotic and fungal toenails, Surgical podiatry services include wedge resections and surgical removal of toenail under local anaesthetic, Diabetic foot assessments with use of the Doppler ultrasound, Vascular and Neurological foot assessments, Biomechanical assessments – heel spurs, heel and arch pain, plantar fasciitis, achilles tendonitis, aching legs, weak ankles and ankle pain, flat feet, over pronation, foot alignment problems, bursitis, bunions, calf and hamstring tightness, Haglunds deformity, Mortons neuroma, Metatarsalgia, Osgood Schlatters disease, seasamoiditis and shin splints, prescription of custom orthotics with use of 3D digital scanning, Gait assessments – children and adults, footwear education and modification, Wound management – ulcer/wound debridement, dressing, prevention and education.
Sterilised podiatry instruments disposable/non disposable and surgical packs will incur a small fee just to cover costs..
For an appointment please call Lejeune reception on 02 8197 9627.
Psychologist: Mary Ticinovic.
Mary Ticinovic works at Lejeune every Tuesday morning and is a registered Clinical Psychologist with over ten years of experience. Her areas of specialty include the assessment and treatment of adolescents and adults suffering from anxiety and/or mood problems (this includes depression). In addition, she is able to provide treatment for individuals with any personality or interpersonal problems. Referrals can also be made for: trauma, stress and time management, impulse control problems (self-harm, food, gambling, alcohol, drug use, etc), eating disorders and workplace difficulties. She also has an interest in psychosomatic symptoms or conditions (e.g., irritable bowel, unexplained blood pressure fluctuations, and migraines, etc)., where anxiety or emotions may play a part in the etiology of symptoms. Her own interest lies in the effects of early life attachment with care-givers and early life experiences on subsequent psychological functioning and mental health. Mary can also see children over 10 years of age with anxiety and/or depression problems, or who are being bulled, have poor self-esteem, or family problems impacting on the child (e.g., a death in the family or divorce). In her work she mainly uses an interpersonal therapy approach, named, Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy, combined with cognitive-behavioural therapy, as needed.
To book please call Mary Ticinovic, Mind Renewal Psychological Services on 0404 049 424. Telehealth bookings are available
50 Murray Farm Road, Carlingford, N.S.W. 2118
Lejeune Family Medical Practice’s podcast, where we place our talents at the service of life! Designed for patients, families, doctors of all specialties, trainees, students, affiliated services such as primary health networks and training providers. Episodes will cover general topics relating to health, medicine, news, bioethics, interviews with professionals and patient stories. With thanks to the team at www.healthily.com.au for providing their audio from their GoShare platform
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