Dr Eoin Mc Donnell
Dr Eoin Mc Donnell did his undergraduate medical training and post-graduate GP training in Ireland, followed by a Masters in Sport Medicine.
He worked as a GP in Ireland for several years before moving to Australia in 2012. He has worked in the Port Kennedy area since then before establishing Core Medical in 2016.
Dr McDonnell is passionate about disease prevention, chronic disease management, anti-ageing and metabolic medicine and hormone restoration. He is also passionate about skin and cosmetic medicine and has done extensive training in skin cancer medicine and cosmetic skin treatments including dermal fillers, wrinkle relaxers, skin peels and laser therapy. He is very excited to have brought the Picosure Laser and Sculpsure Laser to Port Kennedy and to be able to offer it to patients for skin treatments, laser tattoo removaland permanent fat reduction.
He is currently undertaking a Fellowship in Metabolic and Anti-Ageing Medicine
Dr John Iyamu
Dr John Iyamu comes to us from the UK where he completed his undergraduate and postgraduate medical training, followed by GP training. He then went on to be a successful practice owner and principal GP before moving to Australia in 2016. Dr Iyamu is passionate about all areas of medicine and general practice, in particular chronic disease management such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease and geriatrics.
Dr Paul Ellis
Dr Paul Ellis is originally from the UK and has worked in Australia for over 15 years. Dr Ellis has extensive expertise in all areas of acute and chronic medical problems and mental health issues. Dr Ellis has a Masters in Sports Medicine and has a special interest in musculoskeletal injuries and back problems. He specialises and is very successful in using Acupuncture to treat a range of muscle and joint problems.
Dr Richard Pertwee
Dr Pertwee is a UK trained and worked as a GP in the UK for 14 years prior to moving to Australia in 2017.
He has special interests in Chronic Disease Management, Diabetes and Dementia, having previously worked as a GP specialist in Dementia.
He also performs most joint injections, minor surgical procedures and Implanon™ insertions/removals.
Dr Natasha Gilchrist
Dr Natasha Gilchrist trained in London, qualifying in 1998. She worked as a GP in Sussex, UK, until coming to WA in 2016.
She has a special interest in sports and exercise medicine and is able to offer dry needling for sports injuries. She also specialises in women's health and can
insert/remove Implanon, Mirena coils and perform cervical screening tests. She also has an interest in memory issues including dementia, paediatrics and the management of chronic disease.
In her spare time she enjoys competing in triathlon and spending time with her family.
Dr Martin Monroe
Martin studied at Oxford and Nottingham, then completed a number of hospital posts in the MIdlands area of the UK. He completed his GP training in Lincolnshire, and went on to be a partner in a rural dispensing practice. He came to Australia in April 2019 and offers a broad and experienced approach to all aspects of general practice and chronic disease management.
Practice Nurses - Nola, Amber, Nicole, Chloe & Shaeman
Amber & Nola are very experienced registered nurses and bring a wealth of knowledge to our treatment room. Nicole, Irene and Khosi are our new graduate nurses who are friendly, efficient and enthusiastic. They will be involved in your holistic care, chronic disease management and will quickly triage you if you are unwell and need prompt attention. They are fantastic with children and will make your child's trip to the doctor as enjoyable as possible.
Practice Manager- Jeannie
Jeannie has extensive experience working in administration and management roles in medical practices. She oversees the daily operation of the practice and ensures efficient processes and protocols are put in place.
Receptionists - Ashlee, Linnea, Heather, Jami, Elle & Tia
All of our front of house staff bring a warm smile and a laugh to our waiting room. They are always available to answer any queries or help in any way they can either in person or on the phone.
Ashlee - Occupational Health Technician
Ashlee works as our Occupational Health Technician, being a key person in our Occupational Health team. She is responsible for carrying out important parts of pre-employment medicals such as Drug & Alcohol Screening, Audiometry, Spirometry, ECGs and baseline measurements. She performs Audiometry and Drug and Alcohol Screening.