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General Practitioners

Dr Jo-Anne Zappia

Dr Jo-Anne Zappia MBBS, FRACGP, DRACOG, Cert Clin Hypnosis
General Practitioner and Counsellor

Dr Jo-Anne Zappia is a highly experienced general practitioner at Armstrong Street Medical Centre.

Dr Zappia graduated from the University of Adelaide Medical School in 1993. After completing her hospital rotations, which included paediatrics, obstetrics and palliative care, she entered general practice and has worked as a GP since 1995. Jo-Anne worked initially in Adelaide and moved to Melbourne in 2000. She is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners and has a postgraduate Diploma in Obstetrics from the Royal Australian College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and a Certificate in Clinical Hypnosis from the College of Medical Hypnosis.

Jo-Anne has a special interest in fertility, pregnancy, lactation and babies. She also enjoys the full breadth of general practice from newborn to old age, particularly enjoying the privilege of getting to know people and their families.

As well as practising medicine, Jo-Anne enjoys tutoring international medical graduates and acting as an examiner for the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.


Dr Jonathan David

General Practitioner

Dr Jonathan David graduated in 2003 from the University of Manchester in the UK.

He has been exposed to a wide variety of medical specialties throughout his training and taken particular interest in General Medicine, Paediatrics, Anaesthetics and Acute Medicine.

Along the way he attained Membership of the Royal College of Physicians (UK), Royal College of GPs (UK, then Australian Fellowship), completed the Diploma in Child Health (UK) and became accredited as a GP Anaesthetist. 

He has been working in General Practice since 2009.


Dr Noel Leon

General Practitioner

Dr Leon graduated from the University of Queensland in 1991. He has over 10 years’ experience working in both Public and Private Emergency Departments. He has a postgraduate Certificate in Primary Care Skin Cancer Medicine from the University of Queensland, and a Diploma in Obstetrics from the Royal Australian College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.

Dr Leon has an interest in all aspects of general practice. He has particular interest in Family Medicine, Paediatrics, Women’s Health, Men’s Health, Travel Medicine, Skin Cancer Checks, Varicose Veins, Sports Medicine and Preventive Care.




Dr Kate Cain

Dr Kate Cain BCom, MPsych(ClinPsych), PhD Melb.

Kate Cain trained as a psychologist at the University of Melbourne and is committed to helping people understand and manage the issues and concerns that can affect their mental health.

Her objective is to help people maintain their psychological well-being in order to live a better life.

Kate has helped clients with a range of mental health issues including anxiety, depression, obsessive compulsive disorder, panic attacks, eating disorders, and substance use, and has a special interest in relationship counselling. She has also run workshops on mindfulness meditation.

Prior to commencing work as a psychologist, Kate worked for major corporations for a number of years, before developing and managing her own business. Her career history adds a further richness to her life experience and the understanding she brings to her work with her clients.




Mandy Lowe

Back in Motion

Mandy Lowe BPhysio (Hons) APAM

Amanda, better known as "Mandy”, is delighted to be joining the Armstrong Street team in September 2018. Mandy launched her own practice, Back In Motion Mentone, in October 2013. Mandy graduated with honours from Melbourne University in 2008 with a passion for sporting injuries and chronic pain. After 10 years in the industry Mandy has developed a particular interest in the treatment and long term management of knee pain, especially in runners. A desire to assist people with these often complex conditions of the knee came about after her own knee injury in 2006. Mandy has excellent diagnostic skills and uses a range of treatment techniques including dry needling, massage, exercise rehabilitation and Clinical Pilates. Mandy also works with children over the age of 10 assisting them with injuries such as heel pain, knee pain, acute sporting injuries and much more.

As a part of the Back In Motion group, you are welcome to have a FREE initial assessment for 20 minutes with Mandy. Take the time to discuss your injury/niggles, receive a diagnosis and recommended treatment plan. If for any reason you choose not to continue with treatment, the assessment is FREE.


Mystery Tat

Mystery Tat BHlthSci, MPhysioPrac

Mystery completed a Bachelor of Health Sciences/Master of Physiotherapy Practice from La Trobe University where she then moved into private practice physiotherapy.

Mystery has also worked with sporting clubs, age-care facilities and treats people of all ages and conditions.

Mystery has three years of clinical Pilates experience and holds an advanced dry needling certificate being proficient in treating areas such as the face, jaw, neck, back and hips. She is especially interested in women's health & pregnancy, dizziness & headaches and sporting injuries.
Mystery believes that everyone's injuries, needs and goals are different and will endeavour to work with clients to achieve their very best. Mystery is fluent in English and Vietnamese.

As a part of the Back In Motion group, you are welcome to have a FREE initial assessment for 20 minutes for all new and reoccurring injuries with Mystery. Take the time to discuss your injury/niggles, receive a diagnosis and recommended treatment plan. If for any reason you choose not to continue with treatment, the assessment is FREE.




Hearing Life

Hearing Life

Hearing Life now provides audiology services at Armstrong Street Medical Centre. Hearing Life provides a FREE initial screening test. Hearing Life also can perform full diagnostic hearing assessments including pure tone tonometry and speech recognition testing, tympanometry, reporting, hearing device fitting and rehabilitation, custom made noise protection and ear plugs for sleeping, and swimming and tinnitus assessment and management. With a medical clearance form signed by a doctor, patients are eligible for a FREE full diagnostic assessment. Median Private customers are eligible to receive 20% off devices. To book an appointment at Armstrong Street Medical Centre, Middle Park please call 9584 4100 or book online at




Dr Jo-Anne Zappia

Dalija Jovanovic BSc, M.Nut.Diet
Dietitian and Sports Dietitian

Dalija Jovanovic is a Dietitian and Sports Dietitian who is available to see patients.

Dalija graduated from Griffith University in 2013 with a Masters in Nutrition and Dietetics. She has a postgraduate Certificate in Diabetes Education, Sports Nutrition and ISAK Level 1 Anthropometry. Dalija has experience working in both hospitals and private practice.
Dalija has an interest in all aspects of health and nutrition. She has particular interest in weight loss, food intolerances, sports nutrition, diabetes and nutrition in pregnancy.

Dalija stays up to date with the latest in medical research and continues her passion for sports and nutrition as a practicing dietitian. She works with an extensive list of clients that vary from busy working professionals to professional athletes.




Dr Jo-Anne Zappia

Nader Attia B. Health. Sci. Mstr. Pod. Med

Nader studied at La Trobe University in Melbourne where he obtained a Bachelor Degree in Health Sciences and a Masters of Podiatric practice.

Since then Nader has developed a passion for the management of sports related injuries in athletes and active people as well as treating patients suffering with Diabetes.

In his time working as a podiatrist Nader established himself as a podiatry mentor, assisting and training new graduate podiatrists in their first year of podiatric practice.

He looks to the ever evolving field of Sports Podiatry and is able to construct customized biomechanical treatment plans for his patients.

He has attained a post graduate certificate in dry needle therapy and orthotic prescription and has experienced both public and private podiatry settings.

In his spare time you will find Nader doing small projects around the house and spending time with his wife. He’s an avid soccer fan and is involved with his local church community.


Practice Nurses

Our dedicated and experienced practice nurses have an interest in all aspects of nursing and are enthusiastic members of our team.


Medical Receptionists

Our receptionists have wide experience in General Practice, and provide both their expertise and a friendly caring attitude to Armstrong Street Medical Centre.


Hearing Life

Australian Clinical Laboratories

Pathology testing is performed by Australian Clinical Laboratories (formerly Healthscope) on site Monday, Tuesday and Thursday between 8 am and 12 midday. This service is on a walk in basis. When presenting for a pathology test please report to the front reception to advise them of your arrival.


Employment Opportunities

If you are a doctor, practice nurse, therapist or a medical receptionist interested in employment at Armstrong Street Medical Centre, please forward you resume to the Recruitment Manager at 50 Armstrong Street Middle Park Victoria 3206 or contact us on 9699 4333.