Meet Our Team

Doctors

Dr Tania Chin (MBBS Hons, FRACGP, Dip Paeds)
Background - Dr Chin completed a Diploma in Paediatrics after graduating from the University of New South Wales in 2004 with First Class Honours. She obtained her Fellowship in the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners in 2011. She has worked as a GP in the Inner West since 2009.
Special Interests - Dr Chin loves all areas of general practice, including women's and children's health, and is accredited for Antenatal Shared Care at RPA and St George Hospital. She enjoys being involved in the teaching and training of GP registrars.
Personal Interests - Outside of work, Dr Chin enjoys spending time with her husband and 3 children, eating out with friends, reading and travelling.
Dr Helena Berenson (MBBS SYD,GP)
Background - Dr Berenson has been a GP for over 40 years, she has recently become a resident of Glebe.
Special Interests - Her medical interests are predominantly Women’s Health and Paediatrics and she is registered for shared Ante-Natal Care with Royal Prince Alfred Hospital and Canterbury Hospital.
Personal Interests - Helena is the mother of 2 grown-up sons and her hobbies include music and swimming.
Dr David Ritchie (MBCHB DCH DGP FRCNZGP)
Background - Dr Ritchie qualified as a GP in New Zealand and started his own practice in 1985. This grew into an integrative Medical Centre with 5 doctors and some 30 staff.
Special Interests - He has a strong interest in child health and child development and behaviour. He has an interest in chronic illness and working with a team to improve quality of life for each patient.
Dr Matthew Vickers (FRACGP, MBBS Syd, BMedSci Syd)
Background - Dr Vickers graduated from the University of Sydney with an MBBS and BMedSci in 2014 and has worked at Concord, Canterbury and Broken Hill Hospital before becoming a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners in 2019.
Special Interests - He enjoys all aspects of general practice and has a special interest in skin cancer medicine, men's health, mental health and sports medicine.
Personal Interests - Outside of work he likes to spend time playing golf, cycling and travelling.
Dr Alison Kennedy MBBS, FRACGP, DCH, B Bus.
Background - Dr Kennedy graduated from the University of Sydney in 2017. She has worked at many hospitals before coming on board as a GP.
Special Interests - She is interested in all aspects of general practice, but particularly womens health, preventive health, children's health. Registered ANSC provider.
Personal Interest - Outside of the medical centre she spends lots of time looking after her 2 lovely children.
Dr Senthen Rajalingam – MBBS
Background: Dr Senthen Graduated from the University of Queensland in 2010. Worked as a medical registrar in Westmead, Blacktown and St Vincent’s Hospitals before commencing GP training in 2019.
Special Interests: Chronic disease management, preventative health, paediatrics and family medicine
Personal Interests: Travelling, listening to and playing music, baking
Dr Kavita Gupta MBBS FRACGP
Background: Dr Kavita Gupta graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery in Queensland and has been practicing medicine since 2013. She completed junior medical training at the Royal Brisbane Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Prince Charles Hospital and Liverpool Hospital Sydney.
Special Interests: She has particular interest in mental health, complex disease management, womens and childrens’ health.
Personal Interests: Outside of medicine, Kavita is an active member of the local walking and healthy living group and enjoys travel, yoga, meditation and healthy cooking.
Dr Min Huang – MBBS, FRACGP, DCH, FPAA Nat. Cert.
Background: Dr Huang graduated from Western Sydney University in 2015 and completed his junior medical training at St George and Sutherland Hospitals. He then went on to commence working as a GP in 2018 and completed his fellowship in 2020. He has completed additional training with a Diploma in Child Health and the Family Planning National Certificate in Reproductive & Sexual Health.
Special Interests: Dr Huang has a particular interest in sexual health, sports medicine and nutritional medicine.
Personal Interests: Outside of medicine he spends his time playing touch football, boxing and rock climbing whilst trying his hand at improving his cooking repertoire.

Allied Health

Jessica MacDonald – Physiotherapist (BApplied Science (Exercise and Sport Science); Master of Physiotherapy)
Jess graduated with Masters of Physiotherapy in 2012 from the University of Sydney, and also completed undergraduate study in Exercise and Sport Science in 2007. Jess has also undertaken further training in Dry Needling and Shoulder courses. The goal of her treatment is to combined Physiotherapy and Exercise management to achieve a long term change. Having had a variety of sporting injuries over the years, Jess has a particular interest in the in-depth analysis of the causes of injuries, looking at the patient holistically and viewing the person as a whole, not just focusing on the injury area. Outside of work Jess enjoys watching sport, going out for dinner and travelling.
Kaylene Pfeiffer – Psychotherapist, Counsellor & Mental Health Occupational Therapist
Kay has thirty years experience in the public and private mental health systems including seventeen years in private practice. Kay provides interventions for a range of mental health presentations such as anxiety and depression, loss and grief, ante- and post-natal anxiety and depression, trauma, PTSD, past sexual abuse and complex trauma, life stage challenges, menopause, personality vulnerabilities, adjustment difficulties, relationship challenges, eating difficulties, and pain management. Kay’s interventions include Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT), Trauma-informed Care and Practice, Mindfulness, Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT), Narrative Therapy, Skills training, and Psychodynamically informed therapy. By working through difficulties and challenges in therapy, clients discover self-worth, empowerment, and fulfilment in their lives. Kay provides treatment under Medicare with a valid Care Plan in place.
Dr Anastasia Hronis BPsych (Hons I), MClin Psych, AMusA, LMusA, PhD
Dr Anastasia is a clinical psychologist and founder of the Australian Institute for Human Wellness. She is also an Honorary Associate at the University of Technology Sydney, where she lectures and supervises students in the Master of Clinical Psychology program. Anastasia holds a Bachelor of Psychology degree with First Class Honours from the University of Sydney, and a Master of Clinical Psychology degree and PhD from the University of Technology Sydney. Through Anastasia’s PhD she developed and evaluated a therapy program for children with intellectual disabilities. She has presented at a number of national and international conferences, and has published research in top rated journals. Additionally, Anastasia has also trained as and holds qualifications as a professional concert pianist. Anastasia is particularly passionate about working with adults with anxiety, depression, chronic mood disorders, interpersonal difficulties, emotional dysregulation, trauma, addictions and personality issues. She has worked in a variety of inpatient and outpatient settings, including St John of God Hospital, Westmead Children’s Hospital and Concord Hospital.

Practice Staff

Wayeth – Practice Nurse
Narissa – Practice Manager
Rachel Callcott - Receptionist
Olivia Kyle - Receptionist