• Consultant paediatricians
  • Visiting paediatric gastroenterologist
  • Visiting paediatric respiratory physician


Consultant Paediatrician

Dr Andy Lovett

Consultant Paediatrician

Dr Rhys Parry

Consultant Paediatrician

Dr Joel Ziffer

Consultant Paediatrician

Dr Anne Dawson

Paediatric Gastroenterologist

Dr Marcelo Leal

Dr Tim Penno

Consultant Paediatrician

Dr Tim Penno

Dr Tim Penno wishes patients be aware that in July 2019 I will be relocating to a new location at Emu Creek from July.

ALL PATIENTS will require a new referral  from GP’s to my new practice, please send them to:

Emu Creek Health Professionals 955 Wellington St, Strathfieldsaye VIC 3551 .  Fax – 03 5439 4676

Paediatric Respiratory Physician

A/Prof John Massie


  • Initial consultation – $270 (Medicare Rebate: $130.20)
  • Review – $190 (Rebate: $65.20)*
  • Extended initial consultation – $375 (Rebate: $227.70)
  • Extended review – $250 (Rebate: $114.00)*
  • Diagnosis of ASD/PDD – $340 (Rebate: $227.70)
  • Paediatric Allergist/Gastroenterologist/Respiratory Physician fees are available upon request

Please note:
Appointments with a paediatrician require a valid referral from a GP. Letters of referral are triaged by the doctor and families are then contacted with the next available appointment. Lengthy waiting times may apply for non-urgent behavioural and developmental issues.

Missed appointments or less than 48 hours notice of a cancellation will incur a fee of $100/session.

Central Victorian Child Health 2019