Our Reception Team

Practice Manager Julie Briggs

Financial Manager - Kit Holland


Our Health Professionals

Dr. Denis Holland
Dr. Holland is our senior doctor. He studied medicine at Melbourne University and graduated in 1977.

With over 30 years experience as a GP, Dr. Holland's interests include the whole range of general practice, with a special interest in aged and palliative care. He has regular sessions where he attends Caledenia Nursing Home, Dianella Hostel and Willowmeade Blue Cross.

Dr. Zahid Haider
Dr. Haider graduated in medicine in December 2003 from Khyber Medical College, Pakistan. He studied surgery in Ireland and worked at the Alfred Hospital Melbourne in Emergency, Trauma and Surgery from August 2009. In February 2010 Dr. Haider worked at Ballarat Base Hospital in many different specialties.

His special interests include removal of skin lesions, treatment of ingrown toe nails, joint injections and he is also experienced with insertion and removal of Implanon and Mirena. Dr. Haider's interests include Men's Health, Mental Health and Child and Maternal Health. Dr Haider is a Fellow of the Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners (FRACGP) and works at the clinic 2 days per week.

Dr. Manda Hoghooghi
Dr Manda joined the clinic in May 2017 and is excited to be part of the Wallan Family Practice Team. Dr Manda gained her medical degree in 2004 in Iran, where she worked from 2005-2010 as a GP in a Medical Centre. She is currently completing her registrar placement with us.

Her interests include women’s health and family medicine.Dr Manda will be working 3 days per week at the clinic and she is happy to see new patients.

Sheridan Gilbert - Podiatrist
Available on Thursdays from June 2018

Sheridan is a welcome addition to the clinical team. She has worked in the local area providing quality foot care for several years and we are happy to have her join us in June 2018.

Please call us on 03 5783 1522 to arrange and appointment with Sheridan

Our Practice Nurses

Kristie Robertson(left), Colette Chapman(right)