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Dr Sally Byrne

Specialty:
Psychiatry - Child and Adolescent

Dr Byrne is a medical doctor and completed her training at the University of NSW. She is a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists and has specialist qualifications in child, adolescent and family psychiatry.)

Qualifications:
MBBS FRANZCP, Cert Child Adol Psych, Grad Dip Systemic Therapy (Family Therapy)

Practices:

Northside Group St Leonards Clinic
Northside Group

02 9433 3583

02 9433 3572

Dr Matthew Hannon

Specialty:
Psychiatry - Adult (General)

Dr Hannon is a consultant psychiatrist within specialist qualifications General Adult and Forensic Psychiatry. He consults to the Young Adult Program and General Mental Health Program at Northside Clinic St Leonards.)

Qualifications:
MBBS BPsych (Hons) FRANZCP Cert Forensic Psych

Practices:

Northside Group St Leonards Clinic
Northside Group

02 9433 1502

02 9433 3547

Professor Colleen Loo

Specialty:
Psychiatry

Colleen Loo is Professor of Psychiatry at the University of New South Wales, NHMRC Leadership Fellow and Professorial Fellow at the Black Dog Institute, Sydney; Australia. She qualified in medicine and psychiatry in Australia (MB BS, FRANZCP) and completed a research doctorate in 2003 (MD). She was chair of academic psychiatry at St George Hospital (2006-2021), founded the Neurostimulation service at the Black Dog Institute in 2014, and is Regional Medical Director of ECT and Interventional Psychiatry (including ketamine treatment) at the Ramsay Northside Group hospitals in Sydney. She was President of the International Society for ECT and Neurostimulation (2018-2020) and is an editorial board member of the journal Brain Stimulation.)

Qualifications:
MB BS, FRANZCP

Practices:

Northside Group St Leonards Clinic
Northside Group
Northside Group Cremorne Clinic
Northside Group Wentworthville Clinic

02 9433 3555

Dr Zhuang (Zan) Miao

Specialty:
Psychiatry

Dr Zhuang Miao is a general adult psychiatrist and a Fellow of The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists. She consults patients in the level 1 consulting suites at Northside Group St Leonards Clinic, and Ryde Psych Services in Eastwood. She has admitting privileges to the specialised Mood Disorders Unit at Northside Group St Leonards Clinic. The other appointment is Staff Specialist Psychiatrist at Northern Sydney Local Health District.)

Practices:

Northside Group St Leonards Clinic
Northside Group

9433 1509

02 9433 3547

Dr Owen Samuels

Specialty:
Psychiatry

Treatment Services Dr Samuels provides a comprehensive psychiatric assessment and treatment of patients across the spectrum of psychiatric disorders. This includes addressing the functional impact of the condition and a patient centred approach to treatment. Adult patients are seen primarily on an outpatient basis, but if required, an inpatient service is offered at the Northside Group St Leonards Clinic.)

Qualifications:
MBBCh, MRCPsych, FRANZCP, PG Dip Law (cum laude)

Practices:

Northside Group
Northside Group St Leonards Clinic

02 9433 1507

02 9433 3547

Professor Philip Boyce

Specialty:
Psychiatry

Philip Boyce is Emeritus Professor of Psychiatry, University of Sydney.)

Qualifications:
MB BS MD FRANZCP MRCPsych Dip Psychotherapy

Practices:

Northside Group
Northside Group St Leonards Clinic

02 9433 1544

02 9433 3573

Dr Michael Bull

Specialty:
Psychiatry

Dr Michael Bull works in the Neurostimulation clinic at Northside Group St Leonards Clinic.  He can assess patients suitability for neurostimulation (in particular rTMS).  Dr Bull treats patients wtih ECT and manages patients during their TMS course.)

Qualifications:
FRANZCP

Practices:

Northside Group St Leonards Clinic
Northside Group

02 9433 3555

Dr Nicole Burston

Specialty:
Psychiatry

Dr Nicole Burston is a General Adult psychiatrist with interests in depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders and young adult mental health. She did her medical training at the University of Sydney, graduating in 2007 and received her Fellowship from the RANZCP in 2015. Nicole currently works at the Mood Disorders Unit at the Northside St Leonards Clinic and Northside Group Brookvale Consulting Suites. Nicole sees patients aged 17 years and over.)

Practices:

Northside Group St Leonards Clinic
Northside Group

02 9433 1542

02 9433 3573

Dr Bernard Chivaurah

Specialty:
Psychiatry - Addictions

Dr Bernard Chivaurah is a specialist psychiatrist with experience across a range of inpatient and outpatient settings both within Australia and overseas. He has an interest in general adult mental health problems and, in particular, the treatment of alcohol and other addiction disorders.)

Qualifications:
MBChB MMed MPH FRANZCP Cert Addiction Psych

Practices:

Northside Group
Northside Group St Leonards Clinic

02 9433 1507

02 9433 3547

Dr Stephen Hook

Specialty:
Psychiatry

Dr Steve Hook has worked in a wide variety of practice settings and has been with Northside Group since 2009. Dr Hook is currently the Deputy Medical Superintendent at the Northside Group Wentworthville Clinic.)

Qualifications:
MBBS FRANZCP

Practices:

Northside Group Wentworthville Clinic
Northside Group
Northside Group Cremorne Clinic
Northside Group St Leonards Clinic

02 8833 2463

02 8833 2462

Dr Greta Hug

Specialty:
Psychiatry

Dr Hug completed her medical training at the University of Sydney, graduating in 2004. She has Fellowship with the Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists, having completed her psychiatric training at Royal North Shore Hospital and mental health services in Manly, Hornsby, Ryde and Wyong areas.)

Qualifications:
BAppSc MBBS (USyd) FRANZCP

Practices:

Northside Group St Leonards Clinic
Northside Group

(02) 9433 1552

(02) 9433 3573

Dr Richard Baker

Specialty:
Psychiatry

Treatment Services)

Qualifications:
Qualifications: MBBS, BMedSc, MPsych, FRANZCP, Cert Child Adol Psych, Cert Forensic Psych.

Practices:

Northside Group St Leonards Clinic
Northside Group

02 8382 9760

02 8382 9761

Dr Adrienne Gould

Specialty:
Psychiatry

Practices:

Northside Group St Leonards Clinic
Northside Group

02 9437 9797

02 9433 3599

Dr Cornelia Kaufmann

Specialty:
Psychiatry

Dr Cornelia Kaufmann is a general adult psychiatrist with a special interest in eating disorders and mood disorders. She is a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists. Dr Kaufmann initially trained in paediatric medicine at the children’s hospital at Westmead, before switching to psychiatry.)

Qualifications:
MBBS, FRANZCP

Practices:

Northside Group St Leonards Clinic
Northside Group

02 9433 1548

02 9433 3573

A/Prof Sloane Madden

Specialty:
Psychiatry - Eating Disorders

Associate Professor Sloane Madden is a Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist recognised for his expertise in the management of eating, mood and anxiety disorders. Prof Madden has more than 20 years’ experience in the field of eating disorders. He has been the director of the Eating Disorder Service at Northside Clinic (St Leonards) since 2017 and is the Eating Disorder Service Co-ordinator for the Sydney Children’s Hospital Network and has been the Director of The Eating Disorder Service at the Sydney Children’s Hospital Network (Westmead Campus) NSW since 2000.)

Qualifications:
MBBS(Hons), FRANZCP, CAPCert, PhD

Practices:

Northside Group St Leonards Clinic
Northside Group

02 9487 7799

02 9487 7699

Dr Seema Sharma

Specialty:
Psychiatry

Outpatient, inpatient and day programs Worked in addiction psychiatry for 12 years Passion for improving quality of life by facilitating and maintaining change Treatment services:)

Qualifications:
MBBS FRANZCP

Practices:

Northside Group Wentworthville Clinic
Northside Group
Northside Group St Leonards Clinic

02 8882 9210

02 8882 9214

Dr Sarinda de Silva

Specialty:
Psychiatry - Adult ADHD

Dr. Sarinda de Silva is an Australian trained consultant psychiatrist and fellow of the Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Psychiatrists. He completed his undergraduate medical training at the Royal of College of Surgeons in Ireland and has worked as a doctor in Australia & Singapore.)

Qualifications:
MBBCh BAO (Hons) (Ireland), FRANZCP

Practices:

Northside Group St Leonards Clinic
Northside Group

02 9433 3707

02 9433 3572

Dr Margaret Harper

Specialty:
Psychiatry

Practices:

Northside Group St Leonards Clinic
Northside Group

02 9437 5400

02 9437 5577

Dr Anila Jacob

Specialty:
Psychiatry

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Qualifications:
MBBS MD FRANZCP

Practices:

Northside Group St Leonards Clinic
Northside Group

02 9433 3555

02 9433 3572

Dr Anthony Sams

Specialty:
Psychiatry - Addictions

Dr Anthony Sams completed his undergraduate medical training at the University of Newcastle, NSW. He completed specialist training in Pyschiatry in Sydney and has been a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists since 2001.)

Qualifications:
B.Med FRANZCP FAChAM

Practices:

Northside Group
Northside Group St Leonards Clinic

02 9433 1505

02 9433 3547