Our Practice

Mentone Medical Clinic is a medical practice open to serve the community. We provide comprehensive and affordable medical care since all appointments are bulk billed. We strongly believe in this module as we think that comprehensive medical care should be available and affordable to all Australians.

Staffed by very experienced general practitioners and practice nurses and friendly and courteous reception staff, we have spared no expenses in using state of the art medical and IT equipment.

Call us now on 03 9585 4863 to make an appointment or walk-in!

Our Doctors

Dr. Rino Arcon MD, FRACGP

Dr. Arcon has worked for over 15 years both in rural and urban Australia and as such is well-versed in all aspects of general practice. His interests include: all areas of general practicve, skin cancer checks, minor surgical procedures, etc.

Dr. Swaroopini Thangarajah MD, FRACGP, DCH, Advanced DRANZCOG

Dr. Swaroopini is a very experienced general practitioner and GP Obstetrician with advanced diplomas in that specialty. She, however, enjoys all aspects of general practice including chronic disease management etc.

Dr. Bharathan Kanagaiyan MBBS, FRACGP, Diploma Dermatology, Diploma Skin Cancer Medicine and Surgery

Dr. Kanagaiyan is an experienced general practitioner who has worked for many years Queensland. His interests are all areas of general practice and chronic disease management etc. He has advanced qualifications and special interest in dermatology and skin cancer management.

Dr. Thamilarasi Bharathan MBBS, FRACGP, Diploma Dermatology

Dr. Thamilarasi is an experienced general practitioner who has also worked for many years Queensland. Her interests are all areas of general practice and chronic disease management and women’s health etc. She has advanced qualifications and special interest in dermatology and skin cancer management.

Dr. Eunice Wong MBBS, FRACGP, Diploma in Child Health

Dr. Eunice Wong is an experienced general practitioner whose special interests are women’s health, child health and chronic disease management and skin cancer medicine.

Dr. Pranjal Deka MBBS, FRACGP, Cert. Skin Cancer Surgery

Dr Pranjal Deka has had over 20 years’ overseas experience as a doctor overseas and in various hospitals across Australia. Dr. Deka is passionate about sharing his medical expertise with the community and providing holistic care to his patients. He also has experience working in Indigenous Health.

Dr. Deka has a special interest in skin cancer medicine which includes diagnosing and excisions, minor surgical procedures. He also does Implanon insertions and removals,

He also has extensive experience in chronic disease management and very complex medical issues, including diabetes and autoimmune disorders, heart conditions especially heart failure. He has worked with eminent cardiologists and endocrinologists in his previous training program.

In his spare time, Dr. Deka enjoys travelling, playing cricket and badminton, and spending time with his family!

In addition to English, he speaks Hindi, Bengali and Assamese.

Dr. Isaac Olaniyi MBBS, FRACGP, Cert. Dermoscopy

Dr. Isaac has worked for many years in the UK, South Africa and Rural and Metropolitan Australia in general practice, emergency medicine, obstetrics, surgery and orthopaedics. His interests are: all areas of general practice, skin cancer surgery, mental health, orthopaedics and trauma, women’s health and chronic disease management etc.

Our Allied Health Staff

Ms. Mary Lucas APD (Accredited Practising Dietitian), B. Nutrition and Dietetics (Hons.)

Mary is a distinguished accredited dietician and nutritionist. Patients can expect expert nutritional advice on a wide range of chronic conditions such as diabetes, pre-diabetes, coronary heart disease, obesity, high cholesterol, coeliac disease, irritable bowel syndrome and gastrointestinal disorders. She is available to take bookings.

Mr. Ganesh Ilango MPsych (Counselling) Monash Univ., PGDip (Psychology) Monash Univ., BA Psychology and Biology, Westminster College (USA).

Mr Ilango has experience in working with a wide range of clients presenting with a myriad of concerns. Having worked at various settings including schools, universities and non-governmental organizations, Ganesh has experience in working with children, adolescents, adults and low-socio-economic populations. Ganesh has also gained experience in administering a range of personality and cognitive assessments. Having studied and lived in multiple countries, he has experience in engaging and creating an impact on individuals from linguistically diverse backgrounds.

Mr. Peter Fanning B. Com, BSc (Hons), MAPS, Grad. Dip. Psych, DPsych(Clin. Neuropsychology)

Peter is an early career psychologist who adopts a range of evidence-based therapeutic approaches drawing on a number of treatment modalities including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT), Mindfulness, Positive Psychology and Motivational Interviewing.

Ms. Michelle Pasinati BSc, MCIAud, MAudA (CCP)

Michelle Pasinati has postgraduate qualifications in Clinical Audiology having completed a Masters in Clinical Audiology at The University of Melbourne. She has over 15 years experience working with adults and children in diagnostic audiology, hearing aid fitting and rehabilitation in Australia and in the UK. She is a full member of Audiology Australia and Independent Audiologists Australia. Michelle is the Principal Audiologist and Business Owner of AudioLogic Hearing, an independent hearing clinic offering high quality hearing care to adults and children from 4 years of age. Services include diagnostic hearing assessments, hearing device fittings, adjustments and ongoing service, tinnitus counselling, wax removal and custom earplugs for swimming, noise and music. AudioLogic Hearing is accredited to provide FREE hearing tests and FREE hearing devices to eligible pensioners, War Veterans/DVA cardholders and successful WorkCover claimants.

Ms. Vanesa Ogues-Canete RN, BNsg,GCDE, CDE (Credentialed Diabetes Nurse Educator)

Since completing her initial nursing studies, Vanesa has had the privilege of working in a variety of different nursing environments, including working at St Vincent’s Private Hospital and with the Royal District Nursing Service. Vanesa also worked extensively amongst the Indigenous community in Remote Western Australia and it was this experience, which was most memorable that sparked her interest in Diabetes in the first place. As a credentialled Diabetes Nurse Educator, Vanesa offers education for people with pre-diabetes (IGT), Type 2 diabetes, as well as for people with diabetes during pregnancy. She is available to take bookings.

Our Facilities

Open 6 days a week
On site treatment room
On site parking
On site psychologist
On site pharmacy
Diabetic educator
Modern medical and IT equipment

Our Services

General practice
Children’s health
Women’s health
Skin cancer clinic
Pre-employment medicals
Minor surgical procedures
Travel medicine
Diabetes management
Chronic disease management

Pathology Opening Times

Monday – Friday 8AM – 12PM

Pharmacy Opening Times

Monday – Friday 9AM – 9PM
Saturday            9AM – 6PM
Sunday              10AM – 6PM
Public Holidays  Closed