HelloDoc is 100% owned and managed by Australian Doctors.
We have come together with the vision to make healthcare access easier for everyone. We recognize that in a tech-dominated world, the expectations from healthcare services have changed. Therefore, we are offering expert medical advice and assistance delivered to patients wherever they are, across the country.
Our Clinical team
Our clinical team has been constantly growing since we started this service. In addition to this team, HelloDoc also outsources few referrals to Psychiatrists and Psychologists with special interests in conditions that require review by Psychiatrists/Psychologists who are specialists in those areas. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions about what conditions and situations our team can help you with.
Let us introduce our Psychiatric team briefly to you below;
Dr. Anthony Fernando brings a global perspective to Psychiatric practice, having trained in Medicine in the University of Colombo, Sri Lanka, trained in Psychiatry in the United Kingdom, and is a Fellow of the Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Psychiatrists. Anthony has worked as a Consultant Psychiatrist in the United Kingdom, in a variety of geographical locations including Bethlem Royal Hospital, which is part of the South London and Maudsley NHS Trust. He has also worked as a Consultant Psychiatrist in New Zealand. In Australia, he has worked in a number of geographical locations in Victoria, as a…Read more
Dr. Bower has worked extensively in both the UK and Australia.Apart from general Psychiatric conditions, his particular interests are in Adult ADHD and Bipolar Affective Disorder. Dr Bower provides telehealth consultations with HelloDoc to patients with a variety range of mental health conditions.Read more
Dr. Venkatesh is a fellow with The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists FRANZCP, and has been working in the busy public mental health system for many years. She has her special interests in First episode Psychosis, mood disorders including Bipolar disorder, Depression, anxiety, and psychotic disorders. Dr. Venkatesh provides telehealth consultations with HelloDoc to patients with a variety range of mental health conditions.Read more
Dr. Raja completed his medical graduation degree (MBBS) and post-graduation specialist medical degree ( MD Psychiatry ) in India. After working in India as a specialist he moved to work in Australia in 2013 for expanding his skills further in Psychiatry. He successfully achieved the Fellowship of Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists and currently working as a Consultant Psychiatrist in public mental health service in Australia. In addition to general mental health problems, his areas of interest include managing addiction-related problems, adult ADHD, and neuropsychiatry.Read more
Dr Janaki Rajagopalan has more than 15 years of experience in psychiatry and has worked as a consultant psychiatrist for more than 10 years. She originally trained as a psychiatrist in India and moved to Australia where she has worked in different states but primarily in Newcastle NSW as a general adult psychiatrist. She has experience in treating psychotic disorders, bipolar disorder, mood disorders, anxiety disorders and personality disorders. She has a special interest in long term psychodynamic therapy for borderline personality disorder and other personality disorders. Her qualifications are: Fellow of Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatry…Read more
Dr Reza Abdollahnejad is a Clinical Psychologist from the Australian Psychology Board. He is also a credential DBT clinician. He is a member of the Australian Psychological Society & College of Clinical Psychologists (MAPS), the American Psychological Association (APA), Australia & New Zealand Academy for Eating Disorders (ANZAED) as well as The International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ISTSS). He has been working as a clinical psychologist for over 20 years with a variety of client groups, in both public and private settings. He has been working broadly across mental health and university settings. He is also a senior clinical…Read more
Ghizala Jafri is a Registered Psychologist and an associate member of the Australian Psychological Society. She provides counseling/psychological intervention and has a special interest in mental health, adolescence, relationships, and cross-cultural issues. She has extensive experience in mental health, and a specific interest in PTSD, Trauma, Anxiety, Depression, Chronic Pain, Drug and Alcohol Issues, Borderline Structures, and Relationship/Family Issues. She has completed her training in Australia. She is trained (to name a few) in Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, Dialectic Behaviour Therapy, Interpersonal Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, CALD, and Indigenous Specific Therapy. In addition to English, she speaks Urdu, Hindi, and…Read more
Dr. Ashlesha Bagadia is a Perinatal Psychiatrist and Family Psychotherapist with 2 decades of clinical experience. After graduating in medicine from India, she completed basic psychiatry training at St George’s Hospital, London, obtaining Membership of Royal College of Psychiatrists, UK. She then moved to Australia and obtained the Fellowship of the Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Psychiatrists with advanced training in Family Systems Psychotherapy. She then spent a year training in perinatal psychiatry and women’s mental health from the University of Toronto, Canada. She works across the spectrum of disorders in adults and her main areas of expertise…Read more