Meet The Team
Dr Kyle Alderman
Deputy Medical Director
Kyle is a graduate of the University of Sydney and St George’s University of London and brings a wealth of experience in Emergency Medicine and ICU. His previous positions with institutions such as Addenbrooke Hospital (Cambridge University Trust) and Gold Coast Hospital underscore his expertise. Kyle plays a pivotal role in bolstering our medical team’s efforts to deliver secure, well-coordinated, and effective care to Medmate patients.
Dr Alice Parker
Dr Angela Jean
Dr. Emefa Kporku
Dr Emefa is a passionate Australian medical professional and Emergency Doctor with the Royal Price Alfred Hospital in Sydney and is a tutor at the University of Sydney Clinical School.
Emefa is married with a 7-month-old daughter who keeps her up at night. Her bucket list items include working on a cruise ship, doing wilderness medicine courses in Antarctica and Everest Base Camp and volunteering with MSF in the Middle East. She is still trying to achieve fluency in French.
Dr Lucy Atkinson
Dr Quratulain (Annie) Ijaz
Dr Ken Lee
Dr Brandon Mu
Dr Rhys Gould
Dr Taya Keeting
Dr. Doñah Sabbagh
British born and trained, Dr Doñah moved to Melbourne 4 years ago and is here to stay. Having worked in several medical and surgical specialties within the British and Australian healthcare systems, she discovered that she cannot pick only one field to feel passionate about. As a self-acclaimed Jacky-of-all-trades, she believes the combination of emergency medicine and teleheath work is the best way to remain involved in all of her areas of interest.
Dr. Michelle Gao
Dr Michelle Gao has a passion in Emergency medicine as well as General practice medicine. She has worked in both rural and metropolitan NSW. She endeavours to provide the best care for all her patients.
Dr Alex Zheng
Dr Patrick Harbour
Dr. Reshma Rafiullah
Dr Reshma is a passionate Australian doctor serving patients all over Australia with strong interests in Women and Children’s Health. Dr Reshma has served as a doctor in some of Melbourne’s busiest public hospitals including Eastern Health and has served Victoria during the Covid pandemic by caring for patients in positive Covid Care Pathways.
Dr Jed Tan
Dr Jamie Deans
Dr Munis Letchumanan
Dr Ahmed Elmenofy
Dr Mariane Cadawas Saballa
Dr Wai Yat Wyatt Ng
Dr Peter Brown
Dr Aaron Chin
Dr. Antara Karmakar
Dr Antara Karmakar is passionate Australian doctor having worked in some of Melbourne’s busiest hospitals including The Alfred and Northern Hospitals. She has special interests in surgical pathology including urology, general surgery, cardiothoracics and vascular. She is currently undertaking a Masters of Surgery. She won’t say no to coffee and food recommendations around Melbourne. She is also an advocate for junior doctors and improving the medical field work environment.
Dr. Nicola Kean
Nicola enjoys providing care to patients of all ages, from the newborn to 100+ and the diversity that brings to her practice. Her special interests include ensuring equality in health delivery to minority groups and assisting patients to feel empowered in health decision making.
Dr. Clea Southall
An passionate doctor with experience in emergency medicine, general medical, surgery, paediatrics, and psychiatry across the UK and Australia. Clea strives to deliver exceptional, patient-centered care.
Dr. Nicholas Chow
Dr Nicholas has extensive clinical experience in general medicine, surgery, and critical care and actively participates in volunteering and health advocacy programs.
Dr. Julie Ann Yip Chee Fong
Dr Julie is an Australian trained doctor. She is a senior medical officer with exptensive experience in Emergency Medicine.
Dr. Oine Omakwu
Dr Oine is dedicated to patient centred clinical practice, concentrating on Acute Care and Emergency services while striving to enhance health service delivery and the overall patient experience in healthcare on both local and global levels.
Dr. Samit Patel
Dr Patel is a highly motivated doctor withexperience in various clinical environments, such as A&E, medical and surgical wards, and psychiatric settings. Samit has a passion for General Medicine, particularly in care of the elderly and medical education.
Dr. Shi Han Wong
Dr Wong has broad internal medicine experience in several Australian public hospitals. She can speak in multiple languages including Mandarin, Hokkien, Cantonese and Malay.
Virtual Health Assistant Team Leader
It’s incredibly fulfilling to assist in the swift delivery of medications and pharmacy necessities to customers, particularly when they’re feeling under the weather. Knowing that I’ve contributed to their well-being brings me great satisfaction. Additionally, I take pleasure in developing strong relationships with our doctors, pharmacists and pharmacy staff members.
Pharmacy Operations Coordinator
Lucas works as the Pharmacy Operations Coordinator for Medmate.. With a Bachelor of Business, he brings his expertise in market research, social media management, and project management.
Virtual Health Team Leader / Practice Manager
Lead Web Developer
James serves as Medmate’s chief front end developer. Holding a mathematical science degree from Western Sydney University, he is passionate about front end development and enhancing user experiences.
Back end developer.
Full stack developer.
Chief Operating Officer
Harry is passionate about the experience for Medmate patients. He holds a diverse background in retail and corporate sectors, with expertise in marketing, operations, and commercial partnerships. Driven by his passion for digital marketing, he has collaborated with renowned global brands such as Hyundai, TaylorMade Golf, HSBC, Specsavers, Cricket Australia, and the NRL, delivering key outcomes across various engagement channels.
Chief Design Officer
Joel Maloney has worked with some of the world’s most well-known brands and start-ups to help them connect with their customers in more meaningful ways through design, content, and branding.
Joel is an integral leader in Medmate’s product development team and brings with him more than 15 years of valuable user experience design, branding and project management skills.
Chief Technology Officer
Dilip is a full stack technologist with specialisations in data security and automation. Dilip has a strong understanding of how technology, marketing and sales come together to meet customer and staff experience and expectations. He leads the software development team, developing short and long term technology strategies, project management, team development, change management, technical consultancy, process engineering and user experience.
Chief Financial Officer
Marcus excels in executive management, operations, capital management, investor relations, managing financial accounting teams, as well as overseeing compliance and product development teams.
Director of Pharmacy
Cassie O’Connor, holding dual degrees in BMedChem-Hons and BPharm, serves as the Director of Pharmacy. In this role, Cassie offers clinical oversight and operational guidance to our extensive network of over 120 doctors and 1000 pharmacists. She also spearheads the strategic vision of the Pharmacy division, ensuring the secure and streamlined provision of pharmaceutical services.
Dr. Ganesh Naidoo
Medical Director and CEO
Dr. Ganesh Naidoo BSc(biomed), MBBS, FRACGP is a leading digital health expert, medical doctor, co-founder and CEO of Medmate Group. He is an Australian General Practitioner based in Melbourne, Victoria.
He previously held senior executive roles as Head of Primary Care for Fullerton Healthcare and National Medical Director for Health & Co (a division of Healius Limited). Dr. Naidoo is a strong advocate for patient-centered health and well-being, passionate about empowering patients with digital health.
He holds a Bachelor of Biomedical Science from Monash University, a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from the University of Queensland, a graduate of the General Management Program from the University of Cambridge and a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.