Our Team

Doctors

Dr. Binoy Pillai

MBBS, MRCGP, FRACGP

Dr Pillai worked in the UK for twelve years after completing his medical and surgical training. After having done extensive training in a variety of medical and surgical specialties, he took up General Practice and worked as a GP for a number of years. He then moved to sunny Perth with his wife and twin daughters. Dr Pillai enjoys all aspects of General Practice but has a special interest in Chronic Disease Management, Mental Health, Musculoskeletal Disorders and Paediatrics. He also does minor surgery including removal of skin lesions and wound care.

a portrait of Dr Vinod Nambiar

Dr. Vinod Nambiar

MBBS, MRCGP, FRACGP

Dr Nambiar is a GP with extensive experience. After having trained and practiced in the UK, he came to Perth 10 years ago to experience the Australian lifestyle. He fell in love with Perth and settled down here with his young family.

Dr Nambiar’s hospital experience included training periods in Medicine, Surgery, Elderly Medicine and Paediatrics. He is passionate about General Practice and prides himself as a doctor who is easy to talk to. He was awarded the GP of the year award at his previous GP group with more than 50 doctors. He prides himself in continuously improving his skills to be able to provide a wide variety of services to his patients. He has a certificate of completion in Management of Diabetes, Insulin Initiation and Management, and Skin Cancer Dermoscopy. He has also attained a certificate of completion in Management of Obesity and is available for patients needing help with their weight loss without the fear of being judged. He has a special interest in Children’s Health and has a special way with children.

He established Butler Family Practice along with his colleague with a view to pursue his passion of providing a high quality, personalised and uncompromising service to his patients.

Dr Christine Reid

Dr Christine Reid

MBBS, FRACGP

Dr Christine Reid studied at UWA and trained at Royal Perth Hospital before specialising in General Practice in 2006.  She has worked for many years in Women’s Health Centres in Joondalup and Mirrabooka, where she developed extensive experience in all aspects of Women’s Reproductive Health Care including a broad understanding of Secret Women’s Business.  Our practice is pleased to provide Women’s Health Clinics dedicated to all areas of Women’s Reproductive Health such as pregnancy care (before/during/after), period problems, cervical cancer screening, fertility assessment and pregnancy planning, contraception options (Implanon, Mirena, Kyleena), unplanned pregnancy and sexual health screening.  Dr Reid also sees patients for bladder problems and pelvic pain, menopause, breast care and embarrassing issues and itches. 

Practice Staff

Caroline Ferguson

Practice Manager

Caroline is an experienced Practice Manager with a strong background in both the private and public health sectors.  She enjoys the many aspects of managing a busy practice including getting to know our patients and ensuring we continually provide an outstanding level of patient care. Originally from Edinburgh, Scotland she came here a few years ago and enjoys spending time with her family outside in the sunshine at one of the many beautiful spots Perth has to offer.

Georgia Cowman

Practice Nurse

Georgia has been a registered nurse for 4 years and thrives on providing the highest level of care to both adults and children at our practice.  With a calming and reassuring nature, she puts patients at ease during procedures and assists our doctors with care plans to ensure you are getting the variety of care and treatment needed to manage chronic conditions and illnesses.  When she is not looking after our patients Georgia spends her time with her husband and 2 young children.

Reception

Our busy reception desk is managed by our experienced receptionists who are happy to book your next appointment or provide you with any advice or answer any questions you may have.

Brittany-Bolin

Brittany Bolin

Receptionist

Jessica Dotchin

Receptionist

Allied Health Staff

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Janice Fitzgerald

Master of Clinical Audiology (UWA)

Janice Fitzgerald from Earbox Audiology is an Accredited Audiologist with years of experience testing children and working for paediatric ENT specialists. She founded Earbox in 2018 to make audiology more affordable and accessible for young families, particularly in the northern suburbs.

Ryan Hansen

Diploma of Psychological Practice (Dip Psych Prac) – College of Professional Psychology; Bachelor of Psychology (BPsych)

Ryan is a Registered Psychologist with General Registration from the Psychology Board of Australia. Ryan has practiced in both the Private and Government sectors assisting with a variety of presentations, including: Depression, Anxiety, Work-related stress, Relationship breakdown, Interpersonal conflict, Trauma (PTSD), Pain management, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Substance-abuse disorders, Bi-polar disorder, Schizophrenia, and Personality disorders (Borderline Personality Disorder, Antisocial Personality Disorder, Avoidant Personality Disorder).

Matthew Hunt

Bachelor of Science (Clinical Exercise Physiology), Bachelor of Science (Exercise Science)

Matt founded Healthy Aspects in 2019 when he wanted to create a bigger impact on the health of his local community. Matt specialises in using exercise to help manage PCOS, diabetes, fibromyalgia, mental health as well as exercise in the treatment and management of cancer.