Meet The Team

Dr Sudheer S. Gudipalli – General Practitioner
M.B.,B.S FEM FRACGP

Dr Gudipalli is our principal GP in our practice with 20 years of experience as a doctor in various medical and surgical specialties including general practice. He is passionate about providing genuine general practice to the community with a holistic patient-centered approach. He believes in a trusted long-term doctor-patient relationship is the key to achieving better health outcomes.

He is interested in dealing with complex acute as well as chronic health problems from cradle to the grave.

Dr Ravi Ravulakollu – GP Registrar 
M.B.,B.S, DCH, (RACGP) 

Dr Ravi is a GP registrar with more than 10years of hospital experience across major Hospitals in Canberra. He found his passion in General Practice and would like to bring all his vast experience in hospital medicine to provide comprehensive evidence-based medicine to the community. He loves all aspects of general practice with a special interest in Aged care, travel medicine, and sexual health. He is one of the rare doctors who value the patients and respect their needs.

Dr Natasha Singh – GP Registrar
MChD, DCH

 

Dr Natasha is a GP registrar who completed her medical degree at the Australian National University in 2016, and a diploma in child health in 2018. Natasha has worked in a variety of areas at The Canberra Hospital including a year in the pediatric/neonatal unit and has now found her passion in general practice. Natasha enjoys the vast variety in medicine general practice encompasses with a special interest in children’s health, women’s health and wellbeing, sexual health, and preventative medicine. She is passionate about providing holistic medical care and building a long-term doctor-patient relationship with patients.

Dr Basil Lau – Geriatrician
M.B.,B.S , DABIM, FRACP, Clinical Dip Palliative Medicine

Dr Sasikala Selvadurai – Geriatrician
M.B., B.S., FRACGP, Clinical Dip Palliative Medicine

Dr Madhuri Velagala – Dieticians/Nutritionists and Diabetes Educator

Madhuri holds B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D. (Food and Nutritional Sciences) from India. Since moving to Australia had completed advanced courses relating to Diabetes management (UTS, Sydney), Sports Nutrition (SDA, Canberra), Bariatric pre and post-surgery management (DAA), Optifast VLCD Accredited Health Professional, Pediatric Nutrition (DAA). Madhuri has worked for more than 20 years in different roles relating to Human Nutrition. She is currently offering individual medical nutrition support services as a dietitian at various locations assisting clients to understand, alter nutrition based upon their medical condition and individual needs. Madhuri is passionate to work as a part of a team with clients to achieve their nutrition goal/s and if required communicating the same with referring specialists and GP’s. Madhuri enjoys cooking and playing sports.

Ms Colleen Harvey – Registered Nurse

With over 40 years of nursing experience, Colleen brings valuable knowledge and understanding of patient care, with an emphasis on improving the health of a patient. Colleen is an integral part of the team at Weston Creek Family Medicine, providing support to the clinical and administrative staff. Colleen is ex-Military and mother of 3 children and enjoys playing sports, crafts, and relaxing with a good book.

Ms Aleks Spasov – Practice Manager

Aleks joined Weston Creek Family Medicine several years ago, bringing with her a strong background in administration management from the Adult Education Student Service and Australian Public Service. With this wealth of knowledge, since being with us she has become the roots of Weston Creek Family Medicine. Aleks devotes time to our patients within the reception, demonstrating her strong social conscience and a desire to help others.

Miss Cherie Clark – Senior Receptionist

Cherie is an integral part of our team and our Senior Receptionist at Weston Creek Family Medicine. Cherie takes pride in providing excellent service to our patients and offers invaluable support to our clinical staff.

Caring and capable, Cherie also manages requests and inquiries concerning the various aged care facilities we care for. Cherie has a wealth of experience working across a number of health and wellness settings in Canberra, including pharmacy, psychology, and personal training.

Miss Brittany Bleathman – Receptionist 

Brittany is a valued member of our reception team, bringing a polite friendly manner with excellent communication to be able to deal with patients face-to-face and over the phone. Brittany is currently undertaking a Bachelor of Medical Science at the University of Canberra.