Medical Services

Our physicians are supported by an extensive multidisciplinary team of Registered and Enrolled Nurses, Specialist Nurses, General Practitioners and Allied Health professionals including dietitians, physiotherapists, speech pathologists and occupational therapists to provide individualised, goal-focused care.

Our Medical Team:

Clinical Head of Unit: Dr. Vittal Jadhav

Vittal has completed his Post Graduate Medical training in United Kingdom and has worked nearly 20 years in National Health Service United Kingdom. Prior to joining CGH, Vittal was Head of Service for Acute Medicine at the University Hospitals of Leicester, United Kingdom. He has obtained postgraduate qualifications of Membership of Royal College Physicians of United Kingdom and Fellowship of Royal College of Physicians United Kingdom. He has been a trained professional Mentor, Supervisor and Appraiser. His areas of interest are General and Acute Internal medicine. He has a special interest in Quality Improvement, Safe and Effective Delivery of Medical Patient Care Services.

Vittal is currently Medical Head of Unit at Central Gippsland Hospital in Sale. He has special interest in Acute and General Medicine. He will be consulting from CGH Consulting Suites on Mondays. He would be happy to receive referrals from General Practitioners, Specialist community Nurses and Values Based Health Care Practitioners.

Currently Vittal provides acute support to medical and critical care inpatients in addition to General Medicine outpatient clinics.

Should you have any queries, Vittal can be contacted via:

Email: consultingrooms@cghs.com.au

Phone: 03 5143 8944

Fax: 03 5143 8945

*Please note referrals are required for all appointments.

 

Dr. Howard Connor 

Howard is a member of the Thoracic Society of Australia & New Zealand, the Australian & New Zealand Intensive Care Society, Internal Medicine Society of Australia & New Zealand , Australian Society Emergency Medicine, Australian Society of Infectious Diseases and the Australian Society for Antimicrobials. Dr Connor has been a member of the Intensive Care Advisory Committee, Intensive Care Capability Framework Committee and the Acute Inpatient Care Committee which provided advice to the Victorian State Government.

Currently Howard provides acute support to medical and critical care inpatients in addition to Pacemaker and Stress Testing outpatient clinics.

Should you have any queries regarding access to these services please contact the Patient Services Department on:

Email: ps.reception@cghs.com.au

Phone: 03 5143 8145

*Please note referrals are required for all appointments.

 

Dr. Nizam Uddin 

Nizam completed his physician training at Box Hill Hospital and Monash Medical Centre. He completed his advanced training in Respiratory and Sleep Medicine from St. Vincent’s Hospital and Monash Medical Centre. He also trained in Internal Medicine at Monash Health, further completing a Clinical Research Fellowship year at Monash Lung and Sleep Centre.  Nizam also holds Diploma in Lab Medicine from RMIT.

Nizam’s special interests include difficult to treat Asthma, Vocal cord dysfunction, lung cancer and complex sleep-related breathing disorders. Nizam is available for consultation regarding any aspect of respiratory, sleep and general medicine.

Currently Nizam provides acute support to medical and critical care inpatients in addition to respiratory outpatient clinics.

Should you have any queries regarding access to services please contact the Consulting Suites on:

Email: consultingrooms@cghs.com.au

Phone: 03 5143 8944

Fax: 03 5143 8945

*Please note referrals are required for all appointments.

 

Dr. Minz Cheah

Minz completed his MBBS at Melbourne University in 2006 and continued his junior medical training at Eastern Health. He joined the Royal Australasian College of Physician in 2010 obtaining fellowship in 2016. He then completed his advanced training and maintained his affiliation with Monash Health as a consultant physician. Minz enjoys spending time with his patients going through their conditions and management plans, promoting evidence-based medicine and patient disease awareness and health literacy.

Currently Minz supports CGH as an Acute Care Medicine Specialist taking all general medicine patients and has a special interest in Cardiology and Perioperative Care.

Currently Minz provide acute support to medical and critical care inpatients in addition to Cardiology Consulting services and Stress Testing outpatient clinics.

Should you have any queries regarding access to services please contact:

Cardiology Consulting Services

Email: consultingrooms@cghs.com.au

Phone: 03 5143 8944

Fax: 03 5143 8945

Stress Testing

Email: ps.reception@cghs.com.au

Phone: 03 5143 8145

*Please note referrals are required for all appointments.

Dr Jun Dai

Jun completed his Advanced Medical Training in Sydney Teaching Hospitals, Bankstown, Lidcombe and Liverpool Hospitals. Jun completed his Master of Epidemiology at University of Newcastle in 2017.

Currently Jun provides acute support to medical and critical care inpatients in addition to Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA) and Geriatric outpatient clinics. With specialist interest in:

  • Movement disorders including Parkinson’s disease, Falls and Trips
  • Social issues including carer stress, respite care, capacity assessments and advanced care planning
  • Dementia, Depression, Personality and Behavioral problems
  • Incontinence and sleep disorders

Should you have any queries regarding access to services please contact the Consulting Suites on:

Email: consultingrooms@cghs.com.au

Phone: 03 5143 8944

Fax: 03 5143 8945

Consultation are also available via Telehealth services in addition to supporting Residential Aged Care Facilities.

*Please note referrals are required for all appointments.

 

 

 

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