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Referrals are welcomed for patients with the following conditions:

  • Inflammatory arthritis 
  • Osteoarthritis of hip and knee
  • Connective tissue diseases including scleroderma
  • Lupus and vasculitis


Joint injections are performed at all clinics as needed.

Biologics Clinic Nurse

The Biologics Nurse Consultant coordinates investigations, appointments, care and provides education for patients with inflammatory arthritis undergoing biological (bDMARD) therapy. 

Mary Sullivan

Tel: (03) 9231 3645

Scleroderma Nurse Consultant

The Scleroderma Nurse Consultant coordinates investigations, appointments and care, attends to dressings and provides education for patients with scleroderma.


Barbara Gemmel 

Tel: (03) 9231 3983

You might also wish to visit the Australian Rheumatology Association to access GP resources or the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners to view clinical guidelines.


Senior staff 
A/Prof Evange Romas Director Tel: (03) 8415 0814
Dr Laurence Clemens Tel: (03) 9218 2211 
Dr Wendy Stevens
Dr Frank Laska
Dr Tim Godfrey
Dr Melinda Wong
Dr Mandana Nikpour
Dr Keith Lim
Dr Jessica Luong    
Dr Shereen Oon    
Dr Nava Ferdowsi    
Sr Mary Sullivan Biologics Nurse Consultant  Tel: (03) 9231 3645
Ms Barbara Gemmel  Scleroderma Nurse Consultant Tel: (03) 9231 3983
Ms Carolyn Page Physiotherapist   




Clinic times

41 Victoria Parade, Fitzroy VIC 3065, Australia. Phone: (03) 9288 2211