Allied Health Services

The following allied health services can be accessed through North Ringwood Medical Centre, and the adjacent specialist centre.

Diabetes Educator

Ms Gerardine Ryan


Ms Ryan is a credentialled diabetes educator who can provide assistance in diabetes management at time of diagnosis and ongoing care.

For appointments phone: (03) 9876 2222

Cardiology Diagnostic Tests


Heartwise paediatric and adult echocardiography provide heart related tests on a sessional basis. A referral from your doctor is necessary. Speak with your doctor for further details.


For pathology samples, Australian Clinical Labs are conveniently located adjacent to North Ringwood Medical Centre. For most referred pathology tests no appointment is necessary. You can find contact details and opening hours on the Clinical Labs website.


Holistic Foot Clinic

Great foot health is about more than just taking good care of your feet. Holistic Foot Clinic Founder and Head Podiatrist, Dr. Chantel Zappone B.Pod, M.Pod.A, practices a “whole body” approach to foot and ankle health, which involves the assessment of a patient’s body, lifestyle and activities to formulate a care plan to your feet.

For appointments phone: 1300 185 350

Psychology and Counselling Services

Mrs Roslyn West

BA(Hons), Grad. Dip. Mental Health Sciences (Clin Hyp), TPTC, LTCL, CEDP, MAPS, MASH


Special interests: Stress and coping, anxiety, habits, work issues, education and learning issues

For appointments phone: 0419 347 290

Dr Candice Tribe

BA, BAppSci (Health Sci) (Psych) (Hons), DPsych, MAPS


Special interests: Sexual health issues, post-traumatic stress disorder, anxiety, depression, issues affecting young people (16-30y/o).

For appointments phone: 0400 060 228

Yarra Valley Psychology – Elishia Harding

Special interests:
Elishia works with adult clients and children in the preschool and primary school age groups.
Elishia practises both directive (therapist-led) and non-directive (child-led) approaches to play-based therapy. She has a particular affiliation with Child-Centred Play Therapy, a non-directive relationship-based approach to play therapy, in which she has recently completed clinical training.

Yarra Valley Psychology – Miguel Barreiro

Special interests:

Miguel has had extensive training in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT), and Mindfulness Training (MT). Since 2004, Miguel has been researching the application of Positive Psychology in clinical practice. In addition, Miguel specialises in Marital Therapy and Family Therapy, with post graduate certification in both fields.

Skin Cancer Screening


Molemap is a skin cancer screening service. No referral is necessary to access this service. See the MoleMap website for more information or to arrange an appointment.