Doctors

Andrew-PitherDr Andrew Pither commenced at Temple Hills Medical Centre in April 2000, after working at Ba Mission Hospital, Fiji for six years.

He has a special interest in child and adolescent medicine, antenatal shared care, palliative care and family and emotional issues. Dr Pither is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) and has a Diploma from the Royal Australian College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (RANZCOG).

Dr Pither is available at the surgery on Monday through Friday at various times.

Dr Jillian Webster joined Temple Hills Medical Centre in July 1996.  Her special interests include paediatrics, adolescent medicine, women’s health and geriatric medicine.

Dr Webster is available at the surgery on Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings.

Dr Webster’s appointment book is now OPEN to new patients.

Dr Janiffer Williams joined the Practice in November 2007, after many years experience in General Practice in Ringwood and Warrandyte. Her special interests are women’s health, child/adolescent medicine, and individual and family support.

Dr Williams is available at the surgery on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

Sophie-Samuel

Dr Sophia Samuel graduated from the University of Melbourne in 2003 and joined Temple Hills Medical Centre in February 2011. Her special clinical interests are travel health, child and adolescent medicine, diabetes and asthma care. Dr Samuel is also a clinical editor at Eastern Melbourne PHN. She is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practice (RACGP).

Dr Samuel is available at the surgery on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

Ray-ChanDr Ray Chan graduated from Otago University in New Zealand in 2006 before coming to Australia and completing his qualifications to become a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practice (RACGP). He joined Temple Hills Medical Centre in August 2011. His special interests include sports medicine and dermatology.

Dr Chan is available at the surgery on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.

Practice Nurses
Chris-PitherChristine Pither is Practice Administrator and has many years of nursing experience in a range of settings. She is a qualified Nurse Immuniser. She draws on her diverse background to provide services such as Chronic Disease Management Plans, immunisations and wound care.
Sally joined the Practice in June 2013 and has many years of nursing experience in women’s health and midwifery. She conducts Health Assessments and compiles Chronic Disease Management Plans on behalf of the doctors and has experience in wound management
Linda joined the Practice in 2012 liaising with the doctors to assist with Health Assessments and Chronic Disease Management Plans. She also has experience in wound management.
Mary Anne has extensive experience as an Asthma Educator and sees patients with asthma and other lung related illnesses. She conducts spirometry, monitors use of inhalers and reviews management of their condition.
Ginn Chin has extensive experience as a Diabetes Educator and conducts clinics to assist with a comprehensive range of Diabetes management.
Kate Cogan is a specialist mental health nurse and provides ongoing support for patients and their families with mental health issues.
Medical Receptionists
Jan, Andrea, Vikki, Naomi and Sue are our friendly medical reception staff, who in conjunction with Laura, our Practice Manager, are happy to assist you with appointments, enquiries, accounts and interpreter services.